PADI Diving Courses

Do you want to learn how to dive or improve your scuba skills & knowledge?

Pearl Divers has more than 23 years of experience providing recreational and technical diving training with internationally recognized PADI diving courses, from the beginner level to the instructor level. Start your scuba lessons in Unawatuna or Trincomalee now and find the perfect diving experience with us!

Our PADI Diving courses

With over 29 million certified divers, PADI is the world’s largest diving organization, enabling people to seek adventure through underwater education and travel. PADI Instructors undergo rigorous training to ensure your scuba certification class is fun and safe.

With the Discover Scuba Diving program, experiment with scuba diving for a half-day and find out how much fun it is. Then, you can start with the Open Water Diver, your first certification which will allow you to dive anywhere in the world and create amazing memories beneath the waves.

Go deeper and expand your horizons with an Advanced Open Water Diver certification and improve your skills with our Specialty Courses. You can finally start your scuba diving career as a PADI Divemaster, travel the world and become a diving expert.


Discover Scuba Diving

If you want to get introduced to scuba diving, the PADI Discover Scuba Diving is the best program to start your exploration.


Open Water Diver

Get your first scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver, the world's most popular and recognized scuba course.


Advanced Open Water Diver

Build confidence, expand your skills and try different adventure dives with the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver.


Rescue Diver

Learn how to deal with minor and major dive emergencies with the PADI Rescue Diver course, to become a better dive buddy.


Emergency First Response

If an emergency occurs, you'll know how to perform CPR, provide first aid, assess injuries/illnesses and practice bandaging.



Willing to share your passion for scuba diving? Become a professional PADI Divemaster and learn how to lead divers.

Our PADI Specialty Courses

Don’t be limited by your current qualification anymore. PADI Specialty Courses will turn you into a seasoned diver, able to face specificities with safety and to enjoy every location you visit. As a PADI Rescue Diver with 50 logged dives, you can become a PADI Master Scuba Diver, the highest grade of recreational scuba diving. By completing 5 PADI Specialty Diver certifications, you will join an elite group made of less than 2% of divers around the world.

Your Instructor can propose you a full range of PADI Specialty Courses: pick those that interest you according to your personal goals as a diver

Boat Diver / Deep Diver / Digital Underwater Photographer / Emergency Oxygen Provider / Enriched Air Diver / Equipment Specialist / Fish Identification / Multilevel Diver / Night Diver / Peak Performance Buoyancy / Project AWARE Specialist / Search and Recovery Diver / Underwater Navigator / Wreck Diver