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  • Clown Fish Intro
    We're ready to dive!
    We have a maximum 4:1 Student to Instructor ratio!

    To ensure we help keep everyone safe, we're limiting group sizes.
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  • 1 - Learn to Scuba Dive
    Learn to Scuba Dive!
    Choose any weekend to start your course!
    We normally offer monthly scuba classes however, we will be able to begin your class any time.

    We're keeping ratios small to ensure we allow for social distancing guidelines. Reserve your spot today to schedule your dive class!
  • Travel tease
    Come dive with us!
    Georgia Aquarium - December 12, 2020, 11:00 AM or 3:00 PM!
    Florida Springs - each month November-April 2020!

    Grand Cayman - February 20-27!
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  • Memories
    “If you want to keep your memories,
    you first have to live them.”

    Bob Dylan

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    Don't be a Godzilla…

    Just a friendly reminder to always practice good buoyancy! Remember, that coral reef or ocean bottom is a […]
  • How Diving Made Me More of A ConservationistHow Diving Made Me More of A Conservationist

    How Diving Made Me…

    By Divemaster and Coral Conservation Instructor Tim Hasty  To help frame this story, I need to tell […]
  • Respecting our gear, respecting our…Respecting our gear, respecting our…

    Respecting our gear,…

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

    Upcoming Classes

    We've enhanced our web site to include an interactive calendar that shows all currently scheduled courses.  […]


Adventure doesn't have to wait! 

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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