PADI courses

The PADI courses we offer


Discover Scuba Diving (for 10 years or older)

Always wanted to try Scuba Diving? Now you can with the PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience. Everything is provided as part of this friendly "try a dive" session - you just supply the smiles! 

SCUBA REVIEW - Get comfortable and refreshed with the PADI Scuba Review program and you can be scuba diving amongst a school of fish just

Scuba Review (for 10 years or older)

Has it been a while since you've been scuba diving? Do you feel like your scuba skills and knowledge are a bit rusty? The Scuba Review Tune-up is just the refresher you need. It reacquaints you with diving so that you're back to feeling comfortable in the underwater world in less than a day.

SCUBA DIVER - Get your PADI scuba diver certification so you can interact with dolphins and other amazing marine life

Scuba Diver (for 10 years or older)

Short on time and long on the urge to become a certified diver? The PADI Scuba Diver certification might just be for you.

OPEN WATER DIVER - This is where it all begins!

Open Water Diver (for 10 years or older - 13 yrs+ for PADI eLearning)

This is where it all begins!

Experience your first breath underwater and change your life forever. 

European Standards Equivalent: EN 14153-2  Level 2 - Autonomous Diver

ADVENTURE DIVER - PADI scuba Divers enjoy the fun of neutral buoyancy

Adventure Diver (for 10 years or older) 

Have you always wanted to try underwater photography? How about wreck diving?
Here's your chance because you can sample three dives of your choice, get a taste of what you like, and feel more at ease in the water, strengthening your underwater skills and letting you enjoy scuba diving more than ever.

ADVANCE OPEN WATER DIVER - PADI scuba diver on a DPV with a cuttlefishAdvanced Open Water Diver (for 12 years or older)

Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.  

That's what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about.
And no, you don't have to be "advanced" to take it - it's designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course.


Rescue Diver

"Challenging" and "rewarding" best describe the PADI Rescue Diver course. Building upon what you've already learned, this course expands on what you already know about how to prevent problems, and how to manage them if they occur. Learn techniques for self rescue, rescuing panicky divers and unresponsive divers.

DIVEMASTER - Take your first step into professional scuba diving as a PADI Divemaster


Looking for the first step in working with scuba as a career? Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving begins with the PADI Divemaster program. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, qualifying you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers.

Specialty Courses

DEEP DIVER - scuba diving a deep coral wall in PalauDeep Diver (15+ years old + Adventure Diver certification) 

After your first few scuba dives, you soon want to explore a bit deeper. There's something exciting and mysterious about the depth that attracts dives. Explore the wonders of the deep. Learn techniques for diving in the deeper ranges of 18-30 meters / 60-100 feet

DIGITAL UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHER - Take great underwater photos with PADI

 Digital Underwater Photographer (10+ years old + Junior Open Water Diver) 

Underwater photography is one of the most popular diving specialties, and the rise of digital underwater photography has made it easier and more fun than ever. The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer course gets you going quickly with today modern digital equipment, whether you use a point-and-shoot snap camera or a sophisticated D-SLR like the pros.


Underwater Navigator (10+ years old + Junior Open Water Diver) 

Be the diver everyone wants to follow and make your sense of direction legendary with the PADI Underwater Navigator Specialty course. Finding your way is not a matter of luck! When everyone's buzzing about a reef or checking out a shipwreck, they're having a great time  until it's time to go. Then they turn to you, because as a PADI Underwater Navigator, you know the way back to the boat.

NIGHT DIVER - See amazing nocturnal critters like lobsters when you go night diving

Night Diver  (12+ years old + Junior Open Water Diver) 

Introduce yourself to the whole new cast of critters that comes out after the sun goes down. See your favourite dive sites from a whole new perspective at night.

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Mikes Reissis
+30 6973015550

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Nikolas Reissis
+30 6947604120 

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About us

Kalymnos Island

Kalymnos is an unspoiled picturesque Greek island. Located between Kos Island and Leros Island in the Aegean sea, Greece.

KALYMNOS Diving Center

We are an authorized PADI 5 Star Dive Resort. The only one on the island. Pioneer since 2008.

KALYMNOS Diving Center is an Authorized PADI 5 Star Dive Resort

With individual care and attention, we offer:

Recreational scuba diving and PADI training for beginners and for certified divers.

We offer Free PADI eLearning for all courses.

Decrypting the "PADI 5 Star Dive Resort"

PADI = Professional Association of Diving Instructors. The biggest diving training organization worldwide.

5 Star = we provide professional and outstanding service

Dive Resort = we cater to the traveling diver.

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