• PADI Scuba Diving Courses

    Ocean Quest is an award winning PADI scuba diving training centre, established in 1998 without taught thousands of people to scuba dive and get PADI certified
  • SSI Scuba Diving Courses

    Ocean Quest has been teaching people to scuba dive for almost 25 years. If you've ever thought about learning to scuba dive, we're the training centre for you.
  • Diving Trips & Travel

    Whether looking for your next driving trip or looking to experience your first, we offer once in a life time diving trips. South Wales, Spain, The Caribbean or South Africa our diving trips are like no other.
Learn to scuba dive across Cardiff, Swansea, Bridgend and South Wales with Ocean Quest. We’re an award winning dive centre who have been running scuba diving courses for over 20 years and are the longest running PADI Dive Centre in South Wales, so there’s no better place to learn to dive.

PADI Diving Courses

We're a PADI International award wining scuba diving centre and have been teaching people to scuba dive since 1998.

Get PADI certified and dive anywhere in the world
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SSI Diving Courses

Learn to scuba dive across Cardiff, Swansea and South Wales with Ocean Quest and SSI, allowing you to dive throughout the world. 

We're have helped thousands of people to become certified to dive all over the world.
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Diving Trips & Travel

Whether looking for your next driving trip or looking to experience your first, we offer once in a life time diving trips. 

Spain or The Caribbean, Thailand or South Africa our diving trips are like no other.
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Ocean Quest has been running since 1998 and has won several awards within the scuba diving and water sports industry, including the prestigious PADI International Key Man Centre of the Year; one of the most prestigious awards a dive centre can win.

Ocean Quest is the longest running scuba diving training facility in South Wales. We’ve trained 1000’s of scuba divers from complete novices to instructional level, offering our scuba diving courses across the whole of the South Wales region, including Cardiff, Swansea, Bridgend and Newport.

If you need a diving course for a school or group then we can put together a bespoke package for you.

Learning to Scuba Dive

Learning to scuba dive is great fun and an amazing experience that almost anyone can enjoy. Exploring the underwater world is an ongoing dream for a lot of people and taking the plunge is a lot simpler than you may think.

We run both PADI and SSI scuba diving courses and cater for every level of experience, from complete novice who has never taken their first breaths underwater to experienced divers looking to improve specific skills or dive professionally and everyone in between.

You can start your scuba diving adventure by enrolling on either of the SSI Open Water Diver or PADI Open Water Diver courses, which will allow you to dive anywhere in the world up to 18m with an internationally recognised certification.

Once you have completed your Open Water certification, you can continue your diving education with the PADI Advanced Open Water, SSI Advanced Adventurer or any of the various speciality courses we offer. We can progress you all the way through to professional certifications, allowing you a career in this amazing industry, where you will truly have a job you love!

If you want to experience breathing underwater without committing to a full certification, then PADI Discover Scuba course or SSI Try Scuba is for you. They allow you to experience what it takes to be a qualified scuba diver in a safe and fun environment.

Our team will be happy to talk you through which course and certification is best suited to you, so please contact us with any questions or to book your course today.

Diving Trips & Travel

Ocean Quest run scuba diving trips throughout the world. We’ve run trips to Mozambique, Egypt, The Caribbean, Indonesia, Europe and South Africa. We offer full scuba diving packages leaving you to simply pack your bags and enjoy the experience of a lifetime.

Our professional instructors will always be available on our dive trips to ensure you get the most from your trip by offering tips and advice whenever you need.

SSI Certifications & Courses

SSI Try Scuba

Feel what it's like to breath underwater, go scuba diving in confined water and earn the SSI Try Scuba recognition card. 

Conducted in our swimming pool, the SSI Try Scuba program is a diving adventure the whole family can enjoy.
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SSI Open Water Diver

The SSI Open Water Diver certification will allow you to dive anywhere in the world, with whoever you want. 

This globally recognised certification is your first step in your scuba diving journey. Explore the hidden underwater world!
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SSI Advanced Adventurer

After you've completed the SSI Open Water Diver certification, this is the next step. With the SSI Advanced Adventurer, you'll learn to extend your dive times, reduce your air consumption and dive deeper.  
You'll start to become a confident and safe diver whose comfortable underwater.
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SSI Specialties

Continue you diving adventure by improving specific skills or learning a completely new specialty. Diver deeper, perfect your buoyancy, take great photos, understand the tides or learn to deal with stress and rescue situations. 

There's 18 specialties to choose from.
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SSI Dive Guide

Do you dream of having a career in diving? 

The SSI Dive Guide course will teach you to lead other certified divers underwater, giving you the skills and experience to ensure others can enjoy your passion safely.
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PADI Certifications & Courses

PADI Discover Scuba

A fun introduction into what it takes to breathe underwater and explore this hidden world. 

Although it’s not a certification you’ll learn the key skills and what it takes to become a PADI certified diver.
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PADI Open Water Diver

Your Scuba Diving journey starts here. Start with supported theory and study programme, move to the pool to practice your skills and then experience four open water dives. 

You’ll then be certified to dive throughout the world with PADI®
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PADI Advanced Open Water

This course is the next step after you have completed the PADI Open Water Diver certification. 

The course called the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver because you will advance your scuba diving knowledge and skills.
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PADI Rescue Diver

You will learn to prevent and manage problems in the water and on the surface and become more confident in your skills as a diver. 

You will become a better, safer diver and a better buddy too. It’s challenging but rewarding.
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PADI Divemaster

Your first step of professional PADI training. You will be a leader who motivates and mentors other scuba divers. 

You’ll gain dive knowledge, diving skills and supervision abilities, allowing you a career doing what you love.
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PADI Specialties

Improve specific skills or learn a completely new skill with a PADI Speciality course. 

Dive deeper, take better photos, explore wreck the choices are endless and yours.
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