PADI - The Way the World Learns to Dive™

  • Try Scuba Diving
    Would you like to have a go at Scuba Diving?  Come and give it a try with one of our professional instructors during a Discover Scuba Diving Experience - you have always wondered what it would […]
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  • Not been diving in a while?
    Haven’t been diving lately and want a quick scuba refresher? The ReActivate™ program is the perfect way to update your dive skills and knowledge from the PADI Open Water Diver Course before […]
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  • Upcoming Events
    Here you can find a list of Classes, Events and Dive Socials.  At Columbia Scuba it is not just about the diving, we enjoy a range of activities where you can meet new dive buddies, industry speakers […] […]
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  • Underwater Landscape of the Seychelles…
    This superb dive video was shot in the Seychelles in 2016 by director Franck Fougère. Far away from mass tourism, the Seychelles have long been compared to a string of pearls in the turquoise waters […]
  • Whale Shark and Oceanic Research…
    FIRST EVER SCUBA MANNEQUIN CHALLENGE?! SO Rae Sremmurd for the song cred: Black Beatles
  • The Life of an Underwater Criminal…
    What happens when a crime scene is dozens of feet underwater? You call Mike Berry. The life of an underwater criminal investigator is far from glamorous, but this gig is pretty badass—and extremely […]
  • humpback whales in hawaii
    spent the past few months filming humpback whales in hawaii. these are a few of my favorite shots. follow me on instagram ---
  • Scuba SantaThat's right!  Scuba Santa is back!  Columbia Scuba's fourth annual scuba with Santa will be Sunday, December 18, 2016 from 10:30AM until 1:00PM at the Harbison Recreation Center at 106 Hillpine […]
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  • Columbia Scuba Annual Christmas Oyster…Where has this year gone?!  I cannot believe it's time to be out shopping for Christmas gifts.  The air is turning cooler and the leaves on the trees are beautiful and well, you know what all […]
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  • Bahamas Getaway! This is seriously one of our most popular trips!  Why, you might ask?  Because this is a really fun last ditch opportunity get in some really awesome, warm, clear water diving in before winter […]
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Welcome to Columbia Scuba

A PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center

5Star IDC LogoCOLUMBIA SCUBA has specialized in instruction, gear sales, service, and travel since 2000.

We are a PADI 5 STAR Instructor Development Center and offer a full range of instruction from beginner to instructor.

We are an authorized dealer and service center for Atomic, Mares, Oceanic, Sherwood and Genesis equipment.

We are constantly striving to make improvements in our store and our service. Our highly experienced and knowledgeable staff is here to help you in any way we can.

Stop by our store and see why Columbia Scuba is the Midlands leading dive center!


Tuesday - Friday 11am to 6pm

Saturday 11am to 4pm

Sunday & Monday Closed