Egypt PADI Dive Courses

The Red Sea is the world’s best “Dive Classroom“

Egypt PADI Course Overview

Emperor’s dive centres in Sharm el Sheikh and Port Ghalib are premier PADI 5 Star Centres and our partnership with PADI goes back three decades. We offer a full range of courses under the guidance of our highly-qualified and experienced instructors.

Our PADI Courses range from a “Having a Go Experience” through to instructor level. This site contains information of the most popular entry level courses and the advanced courses most divers like to complete so they get the most from their diving. If you don’t see information about the PADI course you wish to do, then just email us and we’ll be delighted to send you a full information pack.

PADI Dive Courses

Entry Level Courses

This is where the adventure begins.

Entry level courses include the “Have a Go Experience”, the 2 day PADI Scuba Diver Course or the 3 to 4 day PADI Open Water Diver all conducted and managed by Emperor’s highly professional instructors.

PADI Beginner Courses
PADI Advanced Courses

Advanced Level Courses

These courses allow you to gain the most from your diving experiences.

The first course in your progression is the 2 day PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, a must if you really want to get the most from your diving around the world. Nowadays NITROX is easily available, so many divers complete the PADI Enriched Air. The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy and Deep Diver are also popular courses providing you with the skills required to tackle the more challenging dives found in many famous diving locations.

We offer speciality courses like Drift and Night Diver or even our very own PADI Dugong Appreciation Specialty that can be booked when you are in resort. We’ve listed the most popular on our Specialty Courses page.

Egypt Liveaboards

Egypt/Red Sea Liveaboards

Liveaboard diving in the Red Sea is perfect for experiencing some of the best dive sites aboard a spacious boat with holiday comforts and first-rate guides and crew. Emperor operate 4 top-rated boats to choose from.

Red Sea Day Diving

Egypt/Red Sea Day Diving

Emperor has three fantastic Red Sea dive centres where we primarily offer daily boat diving. Choose from the relaxed ‘above and below’ Marsa Alam, the vibrant Sharm el Sheikh and its world-famous sites or the tranquility of our beautiful new Wadi Sabarah base with its botanical gardens and natural beach.

Learn to Dive Guarantee

Love it or your money back! When having a go at something new it’s essential that you feel confident and comfortable with the idea. The Emperor team is so certain that you’ll love learning to dive with us that, at the end of the first day of tuition if you decide not to proceed, we’ll give you your money back.

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