Bluewater Diver

Dive With Us

We specialize in boat trips of small groups of Scuba Divers and Snorkelers to the 3rd largest barrier reef in the world. BlueWater Diver is a U.S. Coast Guard inspected thirty foot custom dive vessel. We offer bottled water, fresh fruit, and a freshwater rinse shower on board for your convenience.

Daily Trips: Twice daily departures promptly at 8:00 AM & 1:00 PM. Check-in is at our dock 15 minutes prior to departure. Reservations are highly recommended. Two-location trips for snorkelers and divers, masks, snorkels, fins, tanks, and weights are provided.
Equipment Rentals: We rent BCD's, Regulators, wetsuits, computers, or complete package's.
Underwater Camera Rental: GoPro Rental (16GB memory card included with rental). High end camera rental includes a Canon G7X Mark II, Sea & Sea Underwater Housing, Kraken Grip Tray, and a Kraken WSRU 3500 Lumen Light. (16GB memory card included with rental).
Product for sale: If you love your rental and want to purchase your rental will be applied to the cost of the new item. We also have T-Shirts, rash gaurds, reef safe sun screen, shampoo, and conditioner.
Private Guide: We offer a experienced private guide for for up to two people (Additional charge for each additional person), subject to availability, if you need to add this service after booking please call to book at least 24 hours before your scheduled trip.
Private Charter: We offer full boat charter for for up to 10 divers, or up to 12 snorkelers.
Nitrox: We offer 32% Nitrox with 48 hours advanced warning. $15 per tank. (We do not recommend Nitrox for our local dive types)
Full Face Snorkel Policy: Due to safety concerns, we do not allow full face snorkel masks on our vessel, we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Cancelation Policy: We have a 28 day cancelation policy for refunds, if we are able to fill your spot then we will give you a full refund.
Weather Cancelation Policy: If there is inclement weather we will cancel boat trips, we will try to call you the evening before your trip if this happens. We provide full refunds for weather cancelation. If you like we can reschedule you, or we have the option to take you diving in the lagoon to look for manatee’s. We cancel strictly for your safety, that is our number one priority, we care about our divers and the enjoyment of your experience.
Pool Sessions: All pool sessions start promptly at 7:30AM, we head over to the Holiday Inn pool next door after fitting for gear, we are required to exit the pool area by 11AM. Please be mindful of the Holiday Inn guests also using the facility.

Classes

We offer a full array of PADI scuba diving certifications for ages 10 and up. We intentionally keep class sizes small for more 1:1 attention in our instruction. All our courses can be booked online, depending on availability we can schedule "on-demand" or "private instruction" for your convenience by contacting us. We are a PADI E-Learning shop. So you can start your PADI course online before arriving on your dive vacation! Our course prices include all materials, PADI fees, rental equipment, and boat trips, so you pay one single price for all-inclusive instruction.

Discover Scuba Diving

Following a brief poolside presentation and practice session, you'll make two open water scuba dives under the careful supervision of an experienced PADI dive instructor.

Open Water Diver Certification

PADI Open Water Diver Certification is designed to help you master the knowledge and skills needed to safely enjoy the underwater world. Academic, confined water, and open water training requires just two full days to complete, and includes four open water scuba dives! After you are certified, you and a buddy can dive anywhere in the world on your own.

Requirements: Before arriving complete PADI E-Learning Open Water Diver Course.
NOTE: Once you have redeemed your eLearning code, there is no refund for the eLearning fee.

Advanced Open Water Diver Certification

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification builds upon the foundation of knowledge and skills developed during open water certification. Following E-Learning, you'll enjoy an instructor-supervised introduction to deep diving and underwater navigation, as well as three elective specialty areas. Elective dives might include peak performance buoyancy, wreck diving, drift diving, boat diving, Search & Recovery, or underwater photography, among others. This course is three boat trips over two days.

Requirements: Before arriving complete PADI E-Learning Advanced Open Water Diver Course.
NOTE: Once you have redeemed your eLearning code, there is no refund for the eLearning fee.

Rescue Diver

PADI Rescue Diver Certification develops skills in accident prevention and rescue management. Making diving more safe and enjoyable for yourself and others. Following E-Learning, you'll enjoy an instructor-supervised pool and open water sessions over two full days.

Requirements: Before arriving complete PADI E-Learning Rescue Diver Course.
NOTE: Once you have redeemed your eLearning code, there is no refund for the eLearning fee.

"Beauty Discovered" Underwater Photography

While you receive the PADI Underwater Photography Certification with this course, we take "Beauty Discovered" with photos seriously at Blue Water Divers and go well beyond the PADI requirements. You will train with photography instructors, learning the basics of manual settings to use underwater, the importance of lighting, setting up the frame of your shots, and much more. Each class includes your rental of a Canon G7X camera, a Sea & Sea underwater housing, with Kraken lights. This is a full day course, a morning pool & classroom session, and a afternoon boat trip.

DiveMaster

Become a professional PADI diver. Allowing you to work with PADI instructors in assisting with classes, leading your own guided dives, leading refresher dives, and more. This class takes two weeks and includes daily pool and boat dives, you will have a private instructor with 1:1 coaching. Become the one of the best divers in the world with our program.

Requirements: Before arriving complete PADI E-Learning Rescue Diver Course. Minimum 40 dives to start program.
NOTE: Once you have redeemed your eLearning code, there is no refund for the eLearning fee.

Specialty Courses

We offer a variety of PADI specialty courses. Please contact us for scheduling. Course's without dives are available every evening.
Boat Diver Course(2 Dives).
Peak Performance Buoyancy Course (2 Dives).
Drift Diver Course(2 Dives).
Diver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV) Course (4 Dives).
Wreck Diver Course
Self-reliant Diver Course: (4 Dives) 100 logged dives minimum requirement.
Search & Recovery Diver Course: (4 Dives).
Side-mount Diver Course: (4 Dives), requires sidemount BCD.
Project Aware Course: (No Dives).
Nitrox Course: (No Dives) NOTE: Once you have redeemed your eLearning code, there is no refund for the eLearning fee.
Emergency Oxygen Provider Course: (No Dives) Includes book.
Emergency First Responder Course: (No Dives) CPR/First Aid Includes book.

With 30 years of experience in Scuba Diving and education around the world, Pascal can help you go from Beginner to Professional. He specializes in training programs for military medical personnel. Get started TODAY!

With over 30 years experience in diving, Master Scuba Diver Trainer Bailey loves passing on his love of the sport through teaching. Bailey would rather be diving with a student every dive.

Master Scuba Diver Trainer Andrew has a passion for underwater photography, and teaching a new generation of divers, working with Jr High and Highschool kids, shareing his passion in Photography.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. Turtle waking up from a nap on a cement slap at the Mala Wharf in Maui Hawaii. Shot with Canon 5D Mark IV in a Nauticam Houseing, with Kraken Mini Flare video lights, and Sea & Sea YSD2 strobes. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. Surgeon Fish swimming in a school feeding off the bounty of sand at Two Step in Kona Hawaii. Shot with Canon 5D Mark IV in a Nauticam Houseing, with Kraken Mini Flare video lights, and Sea & Sea YSD2 strobes. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. Curious puffer fish looking into the camera at Port Ghalib in Egypt. Shot with one of our rentals, Canon G7X Mark II in a Fantasea Houseing, with a Kraken 3500+ WSRU video light. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. Eel was looking to swim to another hiding spot in the early morning in Maui Hawaii. Shot with Canon 5D Mark IV in a Nauticam Houseing, with Kraken Mini Flare video lights, and Sea & Sea YSD2 strobes. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. Curious small pufferfish at night. Shot with Canon 5D Mark IV in a Nauticam Houseing, with Kraken Mini Flare video lights, and Sea & Sea YSD2 strobes. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. Turtle waiting at the cleaning station at Mala Wharf in Maui Hawaii. Shot with Canon 5D Mark IV in a Nauticam Houseing, with Kraken Mini Flare video lights, and Sea & Sea YSD2 strobes. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. This Gold Lace Nudibranch was eating larvae on a small rock at dusk far from shore in Maui Hawaii. Shot with Canon 5D Mark IV in a Nauticam Houseing, with Kraken Mini Flare video lights, and Sea & Sea YSD2 strobes. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. This worm was feeding of tiny particles in the water, coming out of the coral in Maui Hawaii. Shot with Canon 5D Mark IV in a Nauticam Houseing, with Kraken Mini Flare video lights, and Sea & Sea YSD2 strobes. Take our photography class to learn how to capture breathtaking memories of your own discoveries.

Part of our Beauty Discovered series. Native Lion Fish searching for prey on Little Brother in the Red Sea. Shot with one of our rentals, Canon G7X Mark II in a Fantasea Houseing, with a Kraken 3500+ WSRU video light. While Lion Fish are native in the Red Sea, they are a intrusive species here in Key Largo, come learn how to catch these delicious fish to help reduce their invasive population.

51 Garden Cove, Key Largo, FL 33037 -- Text or Call: 305-453-9600 -- Email: info@bluewaterdiver.net