If you’ve always wanted to learn to explore the underwater world, then Blue Wilderness is the place to come. We offer PADI certified SCUBA and breathold training courses at our centre at Scottburgh on Durban’s South Coast. Discover which course is right for you and come learn to explore the mythical beauty of the underwater world on Durban’s Aliwal Shoal

TRAINING COURSES

TRY SCUBA

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Try SCUBA diving on a confined pool dive with the Blue Wilderness instructors. 

Free

SKIN DIVER

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Learn the basics of the duck dive, gear use and snorkeling. Great for children 

R750

FREE DIVER

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PADI intro to Freediving. Descend to 10m & increase breath hold to 2.30mins

R1750

DISCOVER SCUBA

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Explore the open water reefs of Aliwal Shoal on our Discover SCUBA trips

R1650

OPEN WATER SCUBA

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Gain your 1st SCUBA qualification allowing you to dive worldwide

R4500

ADVANCED SCUBA

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Extend your permitted depth and SCUBA abilities by becoming an advanced diver

R4500

WHY LEARN WITH BLUE WILDERNESS?

 A ‘PADI’ CERTIFICATION

PADI is the global leader in diver training and the qualification is recognised worldwide. Having a PADI qualification will open up the entire world of diving adventures. 

TOP RATED

Blue Wilderness is Durban’s top rated SCUBA training and diving company. Our 450 independent reviews on Tripadvisor confirm our professionalism and client service.

ALIWAL SHOAL

Learn to dive on a world renowned reef in a conserved marine protected area. Build your passion by experiencing the full wonders of the underwater world

STAY SAFE

Blue wilderness’s instructors are some of the most experienced divers in the region. Our teams training exceeds those required by PADI’s international standards.

GREAT GEAR

Our SCUBA and freediving gear is either new or fully serviced. We ensure that each and every students trains and dives in top quality kit that can be fully relied upon

FREE SHARK TRIP

Sign up to one of our accredited courses and receive a free shark SCUBA dive / snorkel on completion of the training program. 

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DISCOVER A NEW WORLD

PADI accredited SCUBA and free-diving training centre