As THE premier PADI Dive Centre in the South East we offer every level of scuba training
from your very first breath to extreme technical diving – and every level of instructor development.

Our extensive dive training program enables us to offer every course every month.
Check out the dive calendar for details of how & when you can take a course.


You can begin your adventure every week on Tuesday or Thursday with Discover Scuba in the pool.
PADI Open Water courses are run every other weekend throughout the year.
Advanced Diver courses are every month on our trips to Chepstow…
Rescue Courses are also every month with class & pool followed by dives at the lakes.
Every Specialty course is available every month – at the Lakes, Chepstow or Stoney Cove
– or even on a Blue Ocean Holiday in warm clear tropical waters : these run every other month !


Our team of Instructors is led by Ryby Stonehouse CD-88210
– one of the world’s first Platinum PADI Course Directors back in 2006.
PADI Divemaster course enrolment is every 3 months : training is only conducted by PADI’s experienced IDC Staff Instructors so you will gain benefit from their wealth of experience beyond the norm – making you the best of the best !
The Blue Ocean instructor development Career Development Curriculum is second to none :
Assistant Instructor + OWSI + EFR Instructor + 27 Specialty Instructor + Tec Instructor


DEEPER, LONGER, WETTER, – the Blue Ocean TEC team offer scheduled TecRec courses Bi-monthly.
Twinset, SideMount & Solo-Diver courses are conducted EVERY MONTH…
Tec 40-45-50 leading on to Tec trimix 65-90 : all are conducted by our TEC TEAM.
Tec programs can also be planned individually to suit your diary in UK or in the Red Sea.
Tec Instructor course are by arrangement with our Tec Instructor Trainer RYBY
Every month the Tec team are at Chepstow – and every other month at Stoney Cove.
The annual Tec Dive Holiday to Egypt is now the stuff of legend… BiG DiVE Week !