Instruction & Certification

Maui Dreams Dive Co is PADI authorized 5 Star Instructor Development CenterMaui Dreams Dive Co. (MDDC) is South Maui's ONLY PADI 5-Star Instructor Development Center - dedicated to teaching you to be a SAFE diver while showing you the "hidden" half of Hawaii's beauty. You'll be amazed at the vivid colors and amazing variety of tropical fish, coral, eels, rays and sea turtles. Experience the exciting sensation of weightlessness while you get up-close and view tropical marine life in the wild!

At Maui Dreams, the maximum diver-to-instructor ratio is 4:1! NO CROWDS! We guarantee that you will get the attention and instruction you need and deserve. Our first rate instructors ALWAYS remember the first rule of diving - HAVE FUN! (or go sit on the beach!)

Certification Courses

Our certification courses are available upon request. You can drop us an e-mail (dive@mauidreamsdiveco.com), call (1-808-874-5332) or just stop by the shop. The Instructor Courses are only offered at scheduled times of the year - check the IDC page or let us know that you're interested and we'll keep you informed of upcoming course dates.

This is an interactive chart that guides you through the continuing education options. Choose one of the courses below to learn more.

 

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Course & Certification Flow Chart

Introductory Dive Scuba Diver Open Water Diver Advanced Open Water Diver Emergency First Response Rescue Diver Specialty Courses Specialty Courses Specialty Courses Specialty Courses Rescue Diver Divemaster Assistant Instructor Instructor Development Course
 
 

Courses for Every Interest

If you're already a certified diver, we offer advanced courses for every level, as well as specialty courses. Of course, you could always just join us for Guided shore and/or boat dives as well as our Dive Travel adventures. Choose one of the photos below to learn about the speciality course.

 

Project AWARE Fish ID

Project AWARE Fish ID

Project AWARE Fish ID

AWARE Shark Conservation

Boat Diver Course

Boat Diver Course

Digital Underwater Photography

Digital Underwater Photography 

Scooter (DPV) Course

Scooter (DPV) Course

Enriched Air (NITROX) Diver

Enriched Air (NITROX) Diver

Equipment Specialist

Equipment Specialist

Night Diver

Night Diver

Peak Performance Buoyancy

Peak Performance Buoyancy 

Fluorescence Night Diver Specialty

Fluorescence Night Diver 

PADI Level 1 Freediver

PADI Level 1 Freediver

Master Scuba Diver

Master Scuba Diver