3 hour Dive Course (does not include travel time for activity transfers)
Schedule: Program Begins at Stuart Cove’s Docks. AM Trip 9:30 am PM Trip 1:30 pm
Pick-ups start an hour and 45 minutes before program start time, please see pick-up schedule. For detailed Resort Course transfer information click here.
Additional 2nd Day extension option available of the original Discover Scuba Diving Course which allows you to do two additional dives.
Online pricing reflects a $10 per person per activity savings off our regular on-island rates.
Scuba Diving at Stuart Cove’s is fun and easy! Our Introduction to Scuba Diving course is designed for people who want to try scuba diving for the first time. In just 3 hours our professional instructors will have you diving with them on a beautiful tropical reef. Your program begins with a short presentation that teaches you about the basics of diving, followed by practicing scuba diving skills in a pool or shallow beach area. Then it’s onto a boat for your first dive on a shallow reef. During this dive your instructor will guide you on your first introduction to the Bahamas’ magnificent underwater world. Y
Included: Round trip Shuttle Transportation, the use of all diving equipment except a wetsuit. The boat you will travel on includes ice and fresh drinking water.
Excluded: Wetsuit ($12 rental), snacks, other beverages besides water, and tips to crew.
- Optional 2nd Day $166.00
- 10 years of age
- Good physical health.
- Cannot be pregnant, no asthma, no epilepsy, no diabetes, no personal history of heart attacks or heart problems, strokes, no recently diagnosed High Blood pressure, no antidepressant medications or other potential contraindicated medications, no problems equalizing your ears on an airplane or in the mountains.
- Young children must be of adequate size to fit into the equipment and capable of carrying a 40-pound tank on their back.
- Children under the age of 18 must participate with a parent or guardian.
- Children under the age of 4 are not permitted on vessel.
Cancellation & Refund Policy Agreement
By purchasing, you agree to the following cancellation & refund policy:
I understand that activity pricing includes a non-refundable administrative processing fee, and hereby agree to the charges as shown and to the cancellation policies:
DIVES & SNORKEL: Cancellations made prior to 24 hours before activity date will be refunded less an 8% administrative processing fee. Cancellations made inside of 24 hours of activity date (and No Shows) are non-refundable.
SHARK DIVES, SUBS & SNUBA: Cancellations made prior to 7 days before the activity date will be refunded less an 8% administrative processing fee. Cancellations made inside of 7 days (and No Shows) are non-refundable.
HOTEL: Cancellation policy from each hotel will apply (see hotel arrival information sheet).
Stuart Cove’s activities are non-transferrable. Any change to the itinerary will be re-priced at the current available pricing and penalties/ administrative fees may apply. Once first activity of your overall booking is taken, any unused portions are not refundable. In any case where services cannot be rendered, or customer cancels reservations due to Acts of God, war, civil commotion, fire, flood or other casualty, government border closures, unusually severe weather, hurricanes, or a world health crisis such as a pandemic, Stuart Cove’s reserves the right to amend the aforementioned cancellation policy, and offer a credit voucher rather than refund.
Bus Transfer Pick-Ups:
East End / Harbour Club Areas: AM Trips 7:45 am; PM Trips 11:45 am
Paradise Island Hotels: AM Trips 8:00 am; PM Trips 12:00 pm
Downtown Hotels & Cruise Ships: AM Trips 8:15 am; PM Trips 12:15 pm
Cable Beach Hotels: AM Trips 8:30 am; PM Trips 12:30 pm
West of Cable Beach: AM Trips 8:40 am; PM Trips 12:40 pm
Lyford Cay Hotels: AM Trips 8:50 am; PM Trips 12:50 pm
Program Begins at Stuart Cove’s Docks. AM Trips 9:30 am PM Trips 1:30 pm
Buses Depart for return drop-off: AM Trips Start at 1:00; PM Trips Start at 5:00
Buses leave every 5-10 minutes after start time and run until everyone has been accommodated. For detailed Resort Course transfer information click here.