PADI Diving School

For a limited time : November-March You can participate in polite and high quality diving school in Miyako-jima island.

Good point to take the courses in IMC

You can improve your dive skills as you enjoy the class

Irabu-jima Marine Center's instructors have over five years of veteran teaching experience. Besides Miyako-jima island, they traveled the world's seas including Micronesia, Northern Mariana, Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Maldives, Florida, Australia and other, as well as all over Japan. Therefore our instructor know the necessary skills needed for divers. If you become a diver at Irabu-jima Marine Center, you will have nothing to worry wherever you dive abroad.

Complete with everything you need

Everything you need is here at Irabu-jima Marine Center. ( restroom, shower, locker room, a resting place and a beautiful view of the ocean)

it is as if you're living in a comfortable villa.

Receiving your Gold card

After completing the course you will be issued a gold card from an instructor belonging to the  5Star Dive Resort who themselves received a PADI certification.

Accommodation facility

You can facilitate your stay at the Irabu-jima Marine Center for just 4,000 yen per night during the course.

After the course..?

After being certified, let's have fun diving! it'll be even better with the underwater camera.

Popular and recommended courses

Skin diver course

In this course you will learn the basics of skin diving using a mask, snorkel and fin. A PADI certificate will be issued after completion of this course.

Scuba diving license course

You will learn the basics of scuba diving as an independent diver in this course. A PADI certificate will be issued completion of this course. 

Rebreather course

The course is designed for you to learn the basics of next generation respiratory rebreather without bubbling out. A PADI certificate will be issued after completion of this course.

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PADI Diver course

1, Overview In this course to become a diver to dive using only basic gear such as mask, snorkel and fin without using breathing apparatus.

2, Cost           25,000 yen(without tax)

3, Schedule Half a day

4, Eligibility for entry 8 years and over

5, Content to be learned Knowlege development /How to adjust and care of gear/Skin diving skills

1, Overview this course is for the diver who want to dive explore more than Taiken (experience) dive with professional diver. The maximum depth is 12 m.

2, Cost Course fee  40,000 yen(without tax),digital teaching materials  $202(Please purchase it from PADI website

3, schedule 1.5 days

4, Eligibility for entry junior : 10 years and over, adult : 15 years and over

5, Content to be learned Knowledge development/How to adjust and care of gear/scuba diving skills

1, Overview This course is for those who would like to upgrade to the  open water diver.

2, Cost course fee 30,000 yen(without tax)

3, Schedule 1 day

4, Eligibility for entry 8 years and over

5, Content to be learned Dive planning / Additional scuba training

1, Overview This  is a basic course for diving without professional supervision. The maximum depth is 18 m.

2, Cost Course fee 55,000 yen (without tax), Digital teaching materials $202 (Please purchase it form PADI website)

Schedule  2.5 days

4, Eligibility for enter Junior : 10 years and over, Adult : 15 years and over

5, Content to be learned Knowlege development/How to adjust and care for gear/ Scuba diving skills/ Dive planning

1, Overview This is a basic course for diving without professional . The maximum depth is 18 m.

Cost Course fee 55,000 yen (without tax), digital teaching material  $187 (Please purchase it from PADI site)

3, Schedule 2days

4, Eligibility for entry Junior :  12 years and over, Adult : 15 years and over, Need Open Water Diver certification.

5, Content to be learned  Dive planning/aditional neutral buoyancy training/Aditional navigation training/ Based night diving/ Based deep diving/ DSMB

1, Overview In this course you will learn how accidents happen, how they occur, how to avoid them and how to hand over to situation to the appropriate emergency personal when an accident course.

2, Cost Course fee 55,000yen(without tax), Digital teaching materials $197 (Please purchase it from PADI website)

3, Schedule 2 days

4, Eligibility for enter Junior :  12 years old and over, Adult :  15 years and over, Had Advanced open water diver certification

5, Content to be learned self rescue/ Troubleshooting/ Search for an accident parson/ Rescue underwater and surface

1, Overview In this course you will learn each specialized field individually  such as deep diving, night diving, navigation and other training.

2, Cost Depending on courses taken.

3, Schedule 1-2 days (Depending on courses taken)

4, Eligibility for entry Depending on courses taken

5, Thema Please visit PADI website

About these courses 

 

The course to introduce here is to acquire the skills required at each level. The content you learn in the course is, in most cases, learning for the first time for participants. It is natural that it does not go well at first. Let's definitely learn skills one by one while enjoying including things that go wrong. An instructor will help you.

 

Certification

Issuing a certificate without having reached the certification level not only compromises the customer but also risks the divers who dive with them. We will not issue certificates to customers who have not reached the certification level, so please consider participating in additional training in such cases. Although I think that some participate in a limited schedule, please understand and acknowledge it.

 

Schedule

Many our guests who used this school are on schedule to be able to finish the course. However, customers who are not exercising normally or elderly customers may not be able to finish at the scheduled time. If you are concerned please feel free to contact us.

About PADI Tecnical/Rebreather diver Courses

1, Overview This is a course to learn know-how to ensure safety with independent diving. It is an essential course for diving that does not buddy even if it divides with teams, photographer who concentrates on the subject, and so on. 

2, Cost Course fee 55,000 yen (without tax, include Application fee)

3, Schedule 1.5 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Advanced open water, Over 100 dives log

5, Content to be learned Dive planning/ Set up/ Self-reiance skills

1, Over view This course is for divers who use rebreathers for the first time and divers who dive for a long time in relatively shallow waters. Dive in the basic equipment of the rebreather, and demonstrate its power in photographing sensitive aquatic life.

2, Cost Course fee 190,000 yen (without tax, included Application fee)

3, schedule 4 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Open water diver/ Nitrox / Over 25 dives log

5, Content to be learned Mechanism of rebreather / assembly and disassembly / maintenance inspection / automatic control rebreather diving technique / diving planning

1, Overview It is an additional training course for divers going to depths of 18 m or more using rebreathers. The Open Circuit cylinder for emergency is added, and it becomes possible to do the decompression stop unnecessary diving to the maximum water depth of 40 m.

2, Cost Course fee 150,000 yen (without tax, included Application fee)

3, Schedule  3 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Rebreather diver certification, Over 30 dives log, ※ Advanced certification

5, Contents of learned Preparation of off-board bail-out cylinder / Maintenance inspection / Automatic control rebreather Additional technique of diving / Diving planning

※ About Regarding Advance Certification: Certification is not required at the beginning of the course but by the time we get this certification general advancement certification is required. After completing the course you can also take an advanced course using rebreather.

1, Overview It is an integrated course of rebreather diver course and advanced rebreather diver course.

2, Cost course fee 250,000 yen (without tax, include Application fee)

3, Schedule 5 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Advanced diver certification, Enriched air certification, Over 30 diver log

5, Content to be learned All contents included in rebreather diver course and advanced rebreather divers course

1, Overview Decompression diving using rebreather will be possible. Air is used for dilution gas, so diving to 40 m is recommended.

2, Cost course fee 300,000 yen (without tax, included Application fee)

3, Schedule 5 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Rescue diver certification, Enriched air certification, Over 30 dives log

5, Content to be learned Mechanism of rebreather / assembly / disassembly / maintenance / inspection / automatic control rebreather diving technology / manual control rebreather diving technique / reduced pressure training / diving planning

1, Over view You can plan and carry out the decompression diving within 10 minutes in the range up to 40 m using two types of breathing gas.

2, Cost course fee 120,000 yen(without tax, included Application fee)

3,Schedule 2.5 days

4, Eligibility 18 years, Advanced open water diver certification, Deep diver certification, Enriched air certification,Over 30 dives log included 10 dives with enriched air

5, content to be learned Knowledge of technical diving / Assembly and disassembly of additional cylinders / Maintenance inspection / Decompression training / Dive planning

1, Overview You will be able to plan and carry out unlimited decompression diving in the range up to 45 m using air and oxygen.

2, Cost Course fee 120,000 yen (without tax, included Application fee)

3, Schedule 2.5 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years, Tec40 diver certification, Rescue diver certification, Over 50 dives log included 12 dives with Enriched air and 6 dives that went to over 30 m depth.

5, Content to be learned Technical diving Additional knowledge / assembly and disassembly of complete technical equipment / maintenance / inspection / reduced pressure training / diving planning

1, Overview You will be able to plan and carry out unlimited decompression diving in the range up to 50 m using oxygen and high concentration Enriched air.

2, Cost course fee 140,000 yen(without tax, included Application fee)

3, Schedule 2.5 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Tec40 diver certification, Rescue diver certification, Over 100 dives included 20 dives with Enriched air and 10 dives over 30 m depth.

5, Content to be learned Technical diving Additional knowledge / assembly and disassembly of complete technical equipment / maintenance / inspection / reduced pressure training / diving planning

About these courses

 

In these courses, you will learn special dive skills. Of course, you can learn while enjoying, but if participant's skills are not accompanied by the certification level described in "Eligibility for enter", you may not be able to finish the course within the schedule. In that case, additional training costs will be incurred, so please join us after confirming that you have acquired the skills that match the certification level.

 

Example in which the actual skill is not associated with the certification level:

  • There is an open water diver certification, but neutral buoyancy can not be obtained.
  • There is an Advanced open water diver certification, but you can not do hovering and make dive plan.
  • There is a rescue diver certification, but you can not manage the breathing of the water surface
  • There is Enriched air diver certification, but you can not accurately measure the gas.  etc...

 

Certification

Issuing a certificate without having reached the certification level not only compromises the customer but also risks the divers who dive with them. We will not issue certificates to customers who have not reached the certification level, so please consider participating in additional training in such cases. Although I think that some participate in a limited schedule, please understand and acknowledge it.

 

To everyone who set goal at this course

In order to avoid wasteful time and expense, please train from a PADI instructor who is reliable (correctly recognizing the danger of diving) and continue diving to prevent skill deterioration.

PADI Professional Course

1, Overview We will not learn new diving skills at this course, which is the entrance to the PADI Pro course. Various abilities as a leader are evaluated, and you acquire management skills and management skills as a professional.

2, Cost course fee 270,000 yen(without tax),textbook, textbook・Dive master crew pack  40,113 yen(without tax),PADI Application fee 22,170 yen (without tax)

3, Schedule 8 days

4, Eligibility foe enter 18 years and over , Rescue diver certification, Active EFR certification, Over 40 dives log

5, Contant to be learned Skills for assisting classes / Supervising diving skills / How to host programs that dive masters can implement / Risk management / Professional staff training

 

※At the beginning of the course there is a diving skills / rescue skills / swimming ability test. As for skills shortage, instructors can help you to reach the passing point, swimming ability can not be fixed in the short term. Please prepare and join us.

1, Overview IDC is a course to acquire teaching skills and business skills as a professional instructor. After the course you can participate in PADI IE (Instructor Examination) conducted in 2 days. Once you pass IE you will be certified as a PADI instructor.

2, Cost course fee 250,000 yen(without tax), purchase own text book and IDC crew pack, PADI Application fee

Schedule 6 days(included 1 day extra)

4, Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Dive master Certification, Active EFR certification, It has been over 6 months since diver certification

5, Content to be learned Teaching skill of all courses PADI OWSI can implement / risk management / professional staff education

1, Overview We will not learn new diving skills at this course, which is the entrance to the PADI professional course. Various abilities as a leader are evaluated, and you acquire management skills and management skills as a professional.

2, Cost course fee 270,000 yen(without tax),text book・Dive master crew pack 40,113 yen (without tax),PADI Application fee 22,170 yen(without tax)

3, Schedule 8 days

4,Eligibility for enter 18 years and over, Rescue diver certification, Active EFR certification, Over 40 dives log

5, Content to be learned Technic for assisting classes / Skills supervising diving / How to host programs that dive masters can implement / Risk management / Professional staff training

 

※At the beginning of the course there is a diving skills / rescue skills / swimming ability test. As for skills shortage, instructors can help you to reach the passing point, swimming ability can not be fixed in the short term. Please prepare and join us

1, Overview IDC is a course to acquire teaching skills and business skills as a professional instructor. After the course you can participate in PADI IE (Instructor Examination) conducted in 2 days. Once you pass IE you will be certified as a PADI instructor.

2, Cost course fee 200,000 yen(without tax), Purchase own text book and Technical dee instructor manual, PADI Application fee 7,200 yen(without tax)

3, Schedule 5 days(included 1 day extra)

4, Eligibility for enter 18years and over, Updated OWSI, EANI, DDSI certifications, A dive record certified with a logbook of at least 100 dives or more (of which at least 20 dives use Enriched Air , 25 dives are diving deeper than 18 m, of which at least 15 dives are diving more than 30 m)

5, Content to be learned Skills and qualifications for implementing the PADI Tec Deep course

1, Overview We will not learn new diving skills at this course, which is the entrance to the PADI Pro course. Various abilities as a leader are evaluated, and you acquire management skills and management skills as a professional.

2, Cost course fee 180,000 yen(without tax),purchase text book and Rebreather  instructor guidebook from PADI, PADI application 7,200 yen(without tax)

3, Schedule 2 days

4, Eligibility for enter 18years and over, Updated PADI OWSI, EANI, DDSI certifications, Over 150 diving records (including diving records at Mk 6 / SE 7 EN of 30 or more, over 30 hours)

5, Content to be learned Skills and qualifications to teach rebreather divers / advanced rebreather divers using PSEIDON rebreather

 

※ In this course we have diving skill evaluation using rebreather.

About these courses

 

These courses will train professional diving instructors. In addition to teaching methods of PADI course, we also learn attitudes as a professional and incidental work. These course may not be able to finish the course within the schedule unless the participant's skill is accompanied with the certification level described in "Eligibility for enter". In that case, additional training costs will be incurred, so please join us after confirming that you have acquired the skills that match the certification level.

 

Example in which the actual skill is not associated with the certification level:

  • There is an open water diver certification, but neutral buoyancy can not be obtained.
  • There is an Advanced open water diver certification, but you can not do hovering and make dive plan.
  • There is a rescue diver certification, but you can not manage the breathing of the water surface
  • There is Enriched air diver certification, but you can not accurately measure the gas.  etc...

 

 

Certification

It is not possible to issue a certificate without having reached the professional certification level. In such cases please consider participating in additional training. Although I think that some participate in a limited schedule, please understand and acknowledge it.

 

To everyone who set goal at this course

In order to avoid wasteful time and expense, please train from a PADI instructor who is reliable (correctly recognizing the danger of diving) and continue diving to prevent skill deterioration.