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    Learn to Scuba Dive!
    Monthly classes!
    During winter months we conduct monthly classes with certification trips to the Florida Springs! Private classes on request!

    We're keeping ratios small to ensure we allow for social distancing guidelines. Reserve your spot today to schedule your dive class!
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    Florida Springs - November, January, February, March and April!

    Keep on the lookout for our regional dive trips!
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    Respecting our gear,…

    Respecting our gear, respecting our divers. Columbia Scuba believes that safe diving for our staff and our […]
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    Upcoming Classes

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Columbia Scuba is central South Carolina's only PADI dive center and has been serving the Columbia area for over 24 years!

Columbia Scuba is ready to help you to seek adventure!  Start your scuba experience with scuba certification classes, gear consultation and sales and travel coordination to locations around the US and the world! We are a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center and our professional staff is second to none. 

We welcome all divers who want to learn and share. We've worked with divers that began with SSI, TDI, NAUI and other certifications to discover how PADI helps build advanced, well rounded divers.

Columbia Scuba works hard to set a high standard for quality service, safety and of course a lot of fun! We do everything we can to ensure you have a great experience! 

There is one thing we are sure of, when you begin scuba diving, it's easy to find something that sparks your passion for exploring!

What are you waiting for?

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