Stuart Cove Learn to Dive Resort Course
Stuart Cove Learn to Dive Resort Course
Stuart Cove Learn to Dive Resort Course
Stuart Cove Learn to Dive Resort Course
Limited Spaces Available! For reservations call 800-688-5871. Spaces are extremely limited this time of year so book early to ensure the date you want.
Stuart Cove Learn to Dive Resort Course


  • Dive Without Being Certified
  • Receive Instruction and Dive in 3 Hours
  • Small Groups
  • Dive Master Always Present

Tour Summary

Have you always dreamed of going scuba diving but never had the chance? Then take a good look at this fabulous tour! Our Stuart Cove Learn to Dive Resort Course has been designed for the beginning diver who would like to experience the beauty of our underwater paradise. This quick and fun introductory diving course will prepare you for an exciting afternoon of open water reef diving. We assure you that once you have completed our Learn to Dive Resort Course, you will be ready for a lot more scuba diving!

You will be instructed by diving professionals who have been certified by PADI and are highly familiar with the area and its amazing scuba diving locations. After an introduction to the basic techniques and safety regulations and recommendations of scuba diving, you will be ready to go into the water. In a safe location, such as a pool, you will have ample opportunity to familiarize yourself with the scuba diving gear. Our divemaster will be with you at all times and answer all your questions and correct and guide your techniques.

And now it's time for the best part! Step onto the boat and let's head out to the marvelous coral reefs with their fabulous marine life just a short distance from New Providence Island. As you are diving into the pristine waters, your divemaster will ensure your safety and comfort while you explore colorful corals, schools of tropical fish, and marine inhabitants such as turtles and stingrays. don't miss out on this fascinating experience, and let us introduce you to the techniques and equipment of scuba diving. Our divemasters are looking forward to making your Caribbean diving dreams a reality!

What is the Learn To Dive Resort Course?
This is a quick and simple learn to dive program. Persons who have never tried diving before can dive without being certified. This course includes a short lecture, water skills practice & a one tank boat dive with your instructor.

What are the requirements to participate in this dive?
There are no requirements to be met in order to participate in this dive.

Can you pick us up from our cruise ship or hotel?
Complimentary pick up is provided from all hotels and cruise ship areas.

What are water conditions like?

All dives occur on the south side of the island where waters conditions are great all year round. Visibility remains clear and consistent all year round. Water tempatures change seasonally but average between 72 - 78f.

Can my non-diving partner come on the dive?
Yes. While your partner will not be able to participate in the dive itself they can come along as a rider and enjoy the trip with you.

Is there a restroom on the boat?
Yes, there is a restroom or "Marine Head" for use on the boat.

What about sharks and other sea creatures?
With all the media hype it's understandable why people often ask this question but the truth is that unprovoked shark attacks are very, very rare and attacks on scuba divers are even more rare. Our staff, divers and dive masters are all trained in making sure your dive is safe and enjoyable.

It is your responsibility to make sure you are aware of and understand all restrictions pertaining to this tour before booking online or over the phone. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are medically qualified and within any limits listed below in order to participate in this activity. No refunds will be given to those who reserve a spot and can not participate due to the restrictions listed below. For more information please read our cancellation policy and terms and conditions page or call our staff with any questions regarding your ability to participate.

  • Must be in good health and pass the medical guidelines required to dive
  • All participants must know how to swim
  • Minimum age: 10 years old
  • Guests who book a Learn to Dive Resort Course can join us for a 2nd day of diving where they can go on a 2-tank trip alongside one of our instructions. Call us for more information regarding this second day of diving
  • Cruise guests at port from 8a - 5p will not have enough time to complete this.  Port times must arrive at 7am or depart later than 6pm to be safe.
  • Complimentary pick-up schedules is as follows:
    • 7:45AM / 11:45AM - East End / Harbour Club
    • 8:00AM / 12:00PM - Paradise Island
    • 8:15AM / 12:15PM - Downtown / Cruise Ships (back to ship between 5:30/6pm for pm tours)
    • 8:30AM / 12:30PM - Cable Beach
    • 8:40AM / 12:40PM - Orange Hill

Bahamas Tour Center is always interested in your tour experience with us. We hope you enjoyed your tour and love to hear comments.

Bob Smith

I have been to the Bahamas many times, but Stuart Cove Learn to Dive Resort Course is one of my favorite trips! It includes everything that everyone should do here. As a Bahamas veteran, I can say only the best about this experience!

Jim Peters

Thanks to the professional guides! I was a bit worried about kayaking because I had never done it before, but the instructions were great and I had such a good time!

Richard Dixon

The best way to discover nature! ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)