PADI Dive Courses

PADI Dive Courses

PADI Scuba Diving Courses in Phuket

At Sunrise Divers in Phuket we are committed to giving our students a high standard of diving education. We promise small classes (maximum 4 students) and highly experienced, enthusiastic PADI instructors. Private courses are also available and highly recommended. A good diver never stops learning, and our team enjoys teaching all levels of diver – novices, advanced divers and more. Whether you are a beginner, or looking to expand your diving knowledge, Sunrise Divers will be very happy to see you here in Phuket!

Sunrise Divers is a PADI 5 Star Dive Resort, a member of the PADI International Resort Association. PADI (meaning the Professional Association of Diving Instructors) is the world’s largest dive training organisation – certifications are recognized worldwide. We preach safe diving and care for the environment, and you will be happy to know that all our students are covered by our insurance policy. PADI courses are available in English, Deutsch and Svenska (other languages may be available on request). Let Sunrise Divers show you the beauty of the underwater world – come diving in Thailand!

Start Diving Today! You can get started on a PADI course right now, at home or in the office by signing up for E Learning. You can complete the theory from your Open Water, Advanced Open Water or Nitrox course online. This means that you can take your time with the theory, no need to rush and (important!) you don’t need to spend valuable holiday time in the classroom – when you see us you are ready to jump straight in the water!

Discover Scuba Diving

Discover Scuba

Discover The Fun of Scuba Diving! All the fun and adventure of scuba diving in one day! This is an experience you will never forget and will want to repeat. Perfect if you just want to try diving or have limited time. This is not a certification [...]

Diving on a Coral Reef

Open Water Diver

The PADI Open Water Diver Course teaches you all the skills you need to dive safely and independently. This fun-filled course includes classroom theory, pool dives and 5 Open Water dives. Your PADI certification is valid worldwide, giving you a t [...]

Divers on a PADI Course

Open Water Referral

With the PADI system of diver education, you can start your PADI Open Water Diver course at home and then complete it here in Thailand with Sunrise Divers. We often receive referral students who have completed their theory and pool training in co [...]

Diving in Phuket and the Similan Islands

Advanced Open Water

The PADI "Adventures in Diving" program follows on from the Open Water course and provides the Open Water diver with a structured, well-supervised means to gain additional experience in new and exciting areas such as deep diving, night diving and [...]

Scuba Divers Under Water

Scuba Review

The PADI Scuba Review program, also called a Scuba Tune Up or Refresher is the ideal way to get back into the water if you have not dived for a while. You can review diving theory, remember how to use dive tables, practice assembling your equipme [...]

Divers Heading Through a Swimthrough

Nitrox Diver

This 2 day course is designed to qualify certified divers to use enriched air (commonly called Nitrox) for no stop recreational diving. Nitrox is becoming increasingly popular and is widely available in many popular dive destinations. Many Phuket [...]

Rescue Diver Course

Rescue Diver

The Rescue Diver course is an important and crucial step in expanding a diver`s knowledge and experience beyond a purely recreational level. Now you start to think about other divers and not just yourself! The PADI Rescue Diver rating is a vital [...]

PADI eLearning

PADI eLearning

PADI eLearning was introduced in 2007 as a means for people interested in learning to dive to start at home. If you sign up for eLearning you can complete dive theory portions of PADI courses in your own time - you can access eLearning from any c [...]

Thailand, Myanmar & Indonesia's Best Diving Locations

The Thailand liveaboard high season is from October to May. All liveaboard schedules are online for the coming season from mid October 2017 up to May 2018. Our Phuket dive center is also open during low season for day trips and PADI courses. Start planning your dive trip now! Liveaboard diving in Thailand is as popular as ever - early booking is highly recommended, especially for the more popular boats, though you can sometimes find last minute trips. There are also several boats with trips into the remote Mergui Archipelago in Burma (Myanmar).

Indonesia (Komodo and Raja Ampat) liveaboard schedules are also online right through 2018. Komodo is the best place to dive during the summer May - October. Raja Ampat is the best Indonesia option from November - April. If you are looking for a liveaboard trip in Thailand, Burma or Indonesia, we hope to hear from you soon!

Indonesia Liveaboard Locations

Indonesia Liveaboard Locations

Liveaboards visit 2 main areas among the many islands of Indonesia - Komodo, famous for it's dragons and Raja Ampat which is called the 'Cradle of Biodiversity'. Diving is spectacular, marine life anything from pygmy seahorses to manta rays!

Liveaboards
Mergui Archipelago

Myanmar Liveaboard Locations

The Mergui Archipelago is largely uninhabited, with hundreds of islands stretching 400km up the West coast of Myanmar. You might not even see another dive boat during your trip - dive Myanmar now before it really opens up to mass tourism!

Liveaboards
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