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DiveSafe International - British Columbia - courses for professional divers DiveSafe International - British Columbia - courses for professional divers


Start your adventure in the OCEAN!

Learn to dive with us

DIVESAFE International is Canada's Largest Commercial Dive School.  Located on Vancouver Island, we are internationally recognized and world class.   We specialize in Commercial Dive Training for Inland and Offshore careers, exceeding the Canadian CSA and DCBC regulatory standards for training.   

We are the only school training 100% in the ocean!

We have been working in the industry for over 40 years and lead the way in commercial dive training for over 30 years.    

             Our passion is commercial dive training   

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Why Choose Divesafe International?

to start your career

What sets the DIVESAFE program apart? All our diving is in the ocean. It’s this real world experience of diving in the ocean and all the challenges that it brings that gives DiveSafe graduates the best possible training and preparation for starting out in  the commercial dive industry. On top of that we have The KRAKEN! Our 90 ft. specially designed dive barge. She’s a beauty! We also have 2 more dive vessels dedicated to Commercial SCUBA & Surface Supply. AND... We get you job opportunities!… Dive companies call us for our grads! Join our alumni fb page and keep in touch and you will have first access to commercial dive work…

AND FUNDING! - call us - our administration office can help with possible options....

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COVID-19 YES, we are open!

COVID-19 YES - we are open! We are getting tons of inquiries asking if we are open. And the answer is a resounding "Yes we are up and running" and following strict guidelines for distancing and self isolating. As long as students follow the guidelines we can continue to train. An Occupational SCUBA Diver Class graduated today (June 25th). We...

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The Times They Are A-Changin'

Bob Dylan said it best... The Times they are a changin'... and so are we. Due to the current events surrounding COVID-19. We are moving much of our course content online in order to encourage social distancing protect our students protect our staff slow down the spread of the virus do our part to protect our communities help our current...

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This is where we train and work! The OCEAN! Dolphins, orcas, eagles, seals (loads of seals), sea lions, otters and so much more. This is just a few of the critters that are part of our every day life at DIVESAFE. Of course we also get the amazing weather; summers with vast blue skies, oceans so clear you can practically...

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