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DIP 'N DIVE opened in 1976 and is the LONGEST ACTIVE DIVE SHOP HERE IN WNY! Not only are we the longest active dive shop, we are the largest dive shop here in WNY. We have an impeccable safety record here at Dip 'N Dive and our Instructors and Divemasters have well over 100+ years of experience. We've trained 10's of Thousands of diver's here in WNY!

While many dive shops have come & gone over the years, we remain "The Leader in Diving Education" here in WNY! We are the best because we do it right! We teach at numerous locations throughout WNY for your convenience, while maintaining the highest standards of safety and professionalism. While enrolled in our course for Scuba Diving Certification, we believe when it comes to having students do their academic training online, it is not the safest and most informative way to learn which is why we have a very thorough and in depth course in a classroom type setting.  We won't shove you off and have you do your academics online as we believe constant interaction between your instructor and peers is important!

Taught in conjunction with NAUI (The National Association of Underwater Instructors) and PADI (The Professional Association of Diving Instructors).  NAUI and PADI are the two biggest SCUBA training agencies in the world.  We believe teaching at the highest standards possible, which is why people will send their family and friends to us to become SCUBA certified. Consider this when making your decision to get certified!


Get Your Passport To The Underwater World! 

$229 for Scuba Diving Certification!

(Scuba Diving Certification is a licence to Scuba Dive for the rest of your life!)

FREE TUITION for children between the ages of 10-14 with parent/guardian enrolled in a course (one child per enrolled adult, FREE TUITION offer is off of regular priced class, no further discounts apply)

Why choose Dip ‘N Dive?

  • We are the only shop that offers an optional “dual” certification (NAUI/PADI) *call for details
  • Also, most other dive shops will charge you an additional fee should you need more time academically or more time in the pool. Due to the fact that everyone learns at a different pace, we don't feel its right to charge you more money because you may have a different learning curve. Rest assured, you will NEVER BE CHARGED AN ADDITIONAL PENNY SHOULD YOU NEED MORE TIME!
  • Premium Student Pricing
  • FREE TUITION for children 10 - 14 with parent enrolled in a course (one child per enrolled adult)**
  • Training at multiple locations across WNY
  • Flexible scheduling for those who have active lifestyles
  • Private Lessons available!  Call for details!


Below is our current schedule.  The schedule is updated on a regular basis.  Please check back if you don’t see a class that currently fits your schedule, or give us a call 716-837-3483!



Tonawanda Aquatic Center Monday/Wednesday 5:45pm - 9pm 11/2 - 11/18
Tonawanda Aquatic Center Monday/Wednesday 5:45pm - 9pm 11/30 - 12/16




Here at DIP 'N DIVE, we believe that full transparency about the course should take place before you sign up.  We're not going to "surprise" you with additional costs/items needed, etc. 

Here is what is included and/or covered with your Scuba Diving Certification Course:

Pool Sessions (unlimited, if additional training is needed)

Class Sessions (unlimited, if additional training is needed)

Instructor Fees

Pool Fees

Insurance Fees

Main Equipment Rental For Pool (BCD, Tank, Regulator)

Academic Materials While In Class

Open Water Dives

Scuba Diving Certification Card

Some additional “personal” items may be needed for the course. Also, we give our divers several different options when it comes to doing their training dives as well! If you have any questions pertaining to anything, you can contact us by either calling 716-837-3483 or emailing us at

The Fine Print:

Once the course starts, we'll be unable to refund any course fees as these fees are paid prior to the class starting.

**Cannot be combined with any other offer


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