PADI - The Way the World Learns to Dive™

  • Scuba Courses
    To become an accomplished scuba diver, first you learn the fundamentals and then build on these basic skills. PADI recommends core courses to help you become a confident scuba diver who gets the most […]
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  • Dive Travel
    Check out our list of group trips, both land based and liveaboard, or let us help you book an individual trip to your dream destination.
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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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  • Spider Crab Disco Scuba Diving… To me it seems like the 10,000+ spider crabs at the Rye Pier migration in June 2014 were all just there to dance! Some were break dancing while others were in the moshpit while the […]
  • UDC on Tour - Galapagos Underwater…
    A short 2 minute summary of our September rebreather expedition, with rebreather divers we trained and visited the Galapagos Islands with. Enjoy Hammerheads, Whale sharks, Silky & Galapagos sharks, plus […]
  • Grand Turk 2014
    The higher quality you watch it in the better! This is a video i have put together from lots of different clips since the beginning of 2014. Grand Turk is an awesome place, with the opportunity for some […]
  • Columbia Scuba Chili Cook-Off!It's that time of the year again!  It's time for the annual Columbia Scuba Chili Cook-Off!  Com to the shop Wednesday evening, February 19th and bring your "A-Game" chili and join in this fun […]
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  • it’s already been 15 years...Hard to believe it’s already been 15 years and it just keeps getting better every day! Jon Coon, PADI Regional Manager, presents the staff of Columbia Scuba with the PADI Award for 15 years […]
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  • Christmas PartyA big thank you to all those who turned out on a rather chlly and soggy night for the annual Columbia Scuba Oyster Roast.  Despite the weather there was a huge crowd.  Special thanks to Hop, […]
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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!