What is PADI?

PADI is the largest dive organization, operating in 186 countries and territories, with a global network of more than 6,600 dive centers and resorts and over 128,000 professional members worldwide.  Once you decide to get certified with Mangamar Dive Center you will be part of the ocean ambassadors.

Training & Courses

Deciding to become a diver starts with getting the right training. Here at Mangamar Dive Center we introduce you to the world of Scuba diving.  You can either start with a Discover Scuba class or take the step to your first full PADI certification, open water diver.  Proper Training is important if you want to be a good and safe diver.   Good training results in a good and comfortable diver.  Therefore we are proud to say that all our  training is off a high standard and under the supervision of a PADI Course Director.  Our recreational  courses have a ratio of maximum 2 students per instructor, therefore making your course private or semi-private!

Mangamar Dive Center is a PADI 5* Career Development Center.  We have our own in-house Platinum Course Directors with more than 20 years experience.  PADI, the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, awards the label  Career Development Center to dive centers that meet the highest requirements for training PADI Professionals. These centers offer career-oriented programs to prepare scuba diving professionals for employment in the dive industry.

Receiving your training with Mangamar Dive Center is a rewarding experience. We maintain strict PADI  standards, offering you quality training combined with fun. We make sure you will get the most out of your training. Therefore you will be an amazing diver with excellent skills, and good buoyancy.

You will have a quality course to make sure you are comfortable in any ocean worldwide.


Already a diver and looking for more? Of course you can continue and combine with several specialties, but if you have the time, join us for an internship.

The program offers options for all level of divers, and if you like to do it extensive over 3 months or just 6-8 weeks during your summer vacation, we can train you all the way up to becoming a PADi pro.

Here at Mangamar Dive Center we offer various types of internships.  Besides becoming a PADI Divemaster you can also join us for a social media internship combined with dives.  This is perfect if you are still in school nd studying marketing and not ready to go PADI pro.  Another option is Summer Camp.  Here you learn to dive and pick up Spanish as well as make new friends.  A great way to get a taste of the under and above world of Spain.

PADI buddies