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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  • Sylvia Earle: Divers are the Best…
    Legendary oceanographer and explorer and Mission Blue founder, Sylvia Earle, discusses how divers are the best ambassadors for ocean exploration and ocean care. She encourages people to use their power […]
  • Women's DiveDay 2016
  • Perhentian Islands by Alex Cheok
    Alex Cheok is the 1st Place video winner of PADI's 50th Anniversary Contest and takes home a fantastic Aqua Lung CORE regulator! Alex's winning video takes us across the Perhentian Islands in Malaysia […]
  • Turks and Caicos by K. Ian Wells
    The 2nd place Video Winner of PADI's 50th Anniversary Contest is K. Ian Wells who shot this fun video of his scuba diving adventures in Turks and Caicos. Congratulations! The alluring turquoise waters […]
  • Columbia Scuba's Annual Chili Cook-off!Thanksgiving has come and gone.  Christmas and the Columbia Scuba Annual Christmas Oyster roast has come and gone.  What's next? Do you feel that chill in the air? Well, of course it's the time […]
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  • Give the Gift of Scuba Diving  Wow!  We're only one week away from Christmas!  It's hard to believe that another year has come and gone.  Christmas carols with lines like "over the river and through the wooods, […]
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  • Columbia Scuba Annual Christmas Oyster…It's that time of year again.  The leaves are turning beautiful colors and some are already falling to the ground.  The air is getting crisp and that first frost is just around the corner and […]
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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