Want to learn to dive this year? Or take

your diving to the next level?

Learn to dive, through our range of PADI courses, and advance your learning with specialty courses, including rescue diver, open water, deep water, adventure diving, and advanced courses and certifications, at our location in Westhaven, Auckland, or online, via our website. Click through to our course times. Scroll down and find a date that suits.


Become a Scuba Diving Instructor!

Our next NZQA Diploma in Professional Scuba Instruction starts August 2019, then February 2020. Places are limited. Fees Free and Student Loan options available to those that qualify. Part-time courses are available too, so you can learn while you work, and kickstart your new career as a professional diver or instructor, with whichever lesson format works best for you.

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Auckland Scuba Diving

Discover, experience & learn with Dive HQ Westhaven, in the heart of Auckland City

Learn to dive

We offer a range of PADI Recreational Courses from our store in Westhaven. Take a look at each of the courses available, including Open Water, Rescue Diver and Specialty Courses, and find out when you can dive in. Private lessons available.

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Career Courses

We are a PADI 5 star IDC (Instructor Development Centre) Dive Centre. We offer a wide range of NZQA approved Tertiary Courses, with full-time and part-time options available. We also offer Summer School for students who are already studying, and those who suit this style of study. Student loans are available.

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School Age Dive Courses

We offer excellent options for school age children. STAR programme with full credit options. We also have a long running and popular Holiday Programme.


Gateway Programme

We have had a few eager young school age divers come through our Gateway programme. Call us to find out more.

Servicing & Cylinder Testing

Our team offer equipment servicing, tank testing, equipment hire and air fills from our shop in Westhaven, to help you get back out on the water sooner. We have a large range of quality hire dive equipment available for either short or long term rental.

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We offer a full range of dive gear from basic snorkelling sets through to technical dive gear. Our brands are recognised international market leaders for their exceptional quality and design, which means that Dive HQ Westhaven can advise you on the best selection of dive gear to suit your needs.

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Dive Trips

Check out our upcoming dive trips and Club meets. We have a variety of trips heading out, including both day trips and weekend excursions and vacations around Auckland, and overseas to countries such as Fiji! Tanks and equipment are available for hire with 25% discount off normal hire prices when on a trip with us.

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