The Dive Academy Dubai 

is a licensed SSI Training Center offering a wide range of SCUBA Courses from Scuba Explorers to Extended Range Training. The founding partner, Paul Emous is a SSI Recreational a SSI Technical Instructor Trainer, with over a decade of experience in running and training dive centers in both the Middle East and Europe. We have male and female SSI Open Water instructors (ISO 24802-2 certified) that have extensive knowledge of teaching children and adults.

We offer a wide variety of courses

Scuba Explorers


Starting from
  • Explore and learn!
  • Age 8 and up
  • Specially designed for kids
  • The Perfect After School Activity

Open Water Course


Starting from
  • Learn to Dive
  • Digital Learning and Classroom
  • 5 Pool Sessions
  • 4 Open Water Dives

Specialty Courses

AED 1500

Starting from
  • Choose from over 25 specialties
  • Digital Learning and Classroom
  • 2-4 Open Water Dives
  • Detailed briefing and video debriefings

Technical Training


Starting from
  • Advanced Training with Trimix
  • Open Circuit (OC) and Closed Circuit (CCR)
  • Detailed briefing and video debriefings
  • Intense training for serious divers