Utila Dive Centre can lead you through your Career in Diving and Scuba Education
As the premier PADI Career Development Center in the Caribbean and Central America, and also a 5 Star resort, we have the highest rating awarded to an Instructor Development Center and have been voted #1 Instructor Development Center in recent years by both PADI and Sport Diver (unprecedented!!). Our resident Course Directors and staff instructors can provide expert guidance and professional instruction from all levels, from beginner to technical Instructor, and we offer the broadest range of specialty training than any other facility in the Bay Islands, not just PADI programs but also technical diver training, sidemount, rebreather classes and marine ecology training, plus DAN programs.
PADI Professional Courses
The Divemaster program welcomes you to the ranks of a PADI dive professional. Take the first step in your dive career and come join us at Utila Dive Centre in Honduras for your training. A wonderful change in lifestyle awaits! The Divemaster rating is the most sought after professional qualification in the dive industry.
Come join us for the life changing experience you have always dreamed of as a PADI Scuba Instructor. GoPro and beyond, in Utila, Honduras with our PADI IDC & MSDT Scuba Instructor internships
PADI Specialty Instructor Courses +
Qualify as a PADI 'Master Scuba Diver Trainer' and put more variety into your teaching and increasing your employability by enrolling in this program immediately after the PADI Instructor Exam and gaining practical experience and certifications. Stand out form the crowd and get the 'head start' to your career with our 'Masters' in scuba instruction!
Build upon your foundation as a PADI Instructor and join the Instructor Development process. You'll benefit from taking your PADI IDC Staff Instructor course in one of the most successful PADI Career Development Centers in the world and learning from the most experienced PADI Course Directors in Central America and the Caribbean.
This rating is awarded to experienced dive instructors. Master Instructors have demonstrated a thorough understanding of the PADI system of diver education and is the highest recreational Instructor rating in the PADI system of diver education. The MI rating is a prerequisite to become a PADI Course Director.
Career Enhancement Courses
This program incorporates everything that a dive boat operator would be required to know from the moment the boat left the dock until its safe return to port and is an amazing compliment to our PADI Divemaster and Instructor courses.
Authorized ScubaPro Resort Equipment Technician We are the exclusive Scubapro technician training facility in the Bay Islands. Now in addition to offering all our PADI Divemaster and Instructor candidates the [...]
Utila Dive Centre is the official exclusive IAHD training facility in the Bay Islands of Honduras, offering both training for disabled divers, and also for dive professionals who want to give back, and increase their employment prospects and rewards of working with disabled divers.