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Introductory Diving in Aruba

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Learn to dive in just one day! This course is perfect for the adventurer who wants to try scuba diving for the first time. It's also ideal for those who would like to go diving, yet don’t have the time for a full certification. The diving trip includes class instruction, pool session and an open water dive.
Highlights
  • Intro scuba course lets you learn a new skill on vacation
  • All equipment and instruction provided, no experience necessary
  • Course sets you up for diving the rest of the time you're in Aruba
  • Discover the underwater world and species around Aruba
What to Expect
When you're in Aruba, spend half a day learning to scuba dive so you can get out in the water as quickly as possible. Book ahead and plan your course for the beginning of your stay, and then spend the rest of your time on the island mastering your skills and going on additional dives. 
This course includes a classroom and pool instruction phase, which teaches you the basic rules for scuba diving and how to use the equipment. Next, it's on to the boat, which has twin ladders for easy access off the dive platform. Do a 1-tank open water dive to start you off. The dive boat goes to a shallow reef or wreck and an instructor will accompany you at all times underwater. All equipment is included.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I are very experienced divers, but our teen son is not. He took an introductory scuba class here, and it was not great. Basic skills are not reinforced and mastered before taking off, such as how to properly clear a regulator or...More

Thank rrc245
RSSManagement, Manager at Red Sail Sports Aruba, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Mrs. Rrc245, We would like to apologize for your negative experience with us. However, we'd like to learn more about your situation and what exactly did not go well. We know how much input our dear instructors put on our guest. For us is...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked this after reading good reviews but unfortunately didn’t have the same good experience. My family arrived at 8am as instructed, eventually after 8.30am some unenthusiastic staff turned up.... not enough for non certified divers though so then had to wait until another one could...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KFOX2016
RSSManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Red Sail Sports Aruba, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Kfox2016, We are very disappointed to hear your bad experience with us. As you may know we are working hard on improving our company. And based on what we are reading from you, it's understandable you felt that way. We've taken your thoughts to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time diving and it was such and awesome experience! There was some issues with the booking though. We booked through Expedia a couple days before and being that we were on vacation and not checking emails, we did not know that...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ksavy28
RSSManagement, Manager at Red Sail Sports Aruba, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Ksavy28, Thank you for taking your time to write this feedback. We are sorry to hear that the booking with Expedia did not go as expected. But for us is a pleasure to hear that you had an awesome experience diving with us. The...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 16 year old son and myself did the intro to diving class. This consisted of pool instruction followed by 1/2 hour open water dive. Instructors were great and the dive was awesome. Would highly recommend!More

Thank mrkjrk
RSSManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Red Sail Sports Aruba, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr.Kjrk, Thank you for taking your time to write such a nice review. It's a pleasure to know that we have an amazing team of instructors ready to provide an excellent service . We are happy to hear that you enjoyed from our beautiful...More

Reviewed 15 March 2019

My husband and I just returned from our honeymoon in Aruba. He voiced an interest in trying out scuba diving so we talked with the Red Sail Sports representative at our resort. They got us signed up for their Discover Scuba Diving course ($109 per...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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