We offer courses for beginners that only last one day so that you can check out if you want to get into diving as well as certification courses that take several days to complete. During the beginners’ course, you have both a theoretical and a practical class. We do two dives at a depth of 10m max. We visit the Underwater Museum or the natural reef Manchones.

The courses you can continue doing to get a certification include five dives. We offer certification of all levels from Open Water to Instructor with the organizations SDI/TDI/ERDI and PADI.



Let’s get to know this great underwater world in an easy, comfortable and fun way, with professional but especially friendly staff that will support you while having some of your best experiences in life.

  • The course for beginners includes:
  • Theoretical and practical class
  • 2 dives at a depth of 10 m max.
  • Complete equipment: mask, fins, regulator, BCD, soft drinks and water

Locations: Underwater Museum (MUSA) and Manchones (natural reef)

Hours: Monday to Saturday 8:30 AM and 12:30 PM

Additional information:

  • Practical Training will take place directly in the sea
  • Free demonstrations available
  • Minors have to be accompanied by an adult



Come to Isla Mujeres and attend your dive course with professional instructors who teach you in an easy, comfortable, trustworthy, secure and fun way during each step of your course. We provide a classroom and a natural environment for your practice in the water.


  • Academic classes: theory and practice
  • 5 dives according to your allowed standards
  • Complete equipment: mask, fins, regulator, BCD, soft drinks and water

LOCATIONS: Underwater Museum (MUSA), Manchones Reef and more

HOURS: Monday to Saturday 8:30 AM AND 12:30 PM

•Practical Training will take place directly in the sea
•Free demonstrations available
•Minors have to be accompanied by an adult

 Certification Levels PADI & SDI/TDI/ERDI

Open Water Diver Course

This is the certification when starting your diving career, your first level. This course covers all basics of diving and is recognized around the world.

The course includes class room time with your instructor during which you can clarify any doubts. Five dives in confined water in which you develop the necessary skills in shallow water and four dives in the open water. A certification as an Open Water Diver gives you the opportunity to go diving with a buddy without a dive master.


Advanced Open Water Diver Course

Improve your diving skills by completing 5 adventure dives and receive a certification as an advanced diver. You will enjoy the environment underwater and will learn to navigate and do deep dives.

The Advanced Open Water Diver Course makes you feel the adrenaline in the depths of the sea and gives you the opportunity to enjoy the majestic natural as well as artificial underwater world (like shipwrecks) and its currents that are testing your diving abilities underwater.

Course Outline:
2 basic adventure dives: deep dive and navigation dive
3 other dives: shipwreck dive, current dive and naturalist dive

First Aid Course

This course will teach you how to react during an accident in the water, how to be ready to help as soon as possible by following each step of what you’ve learned in your first aid course. Each diver should have a first aid certification with which they can assist the staff in case of an accident during the dive.

The course includes a manual for the participant, you will use a doll to provide CPR, a pocket mask and other accessories necessary to complete the course. Each class will be assisted by a first aid instructor.

Course Outline: The theoretical part will be done in the classroom accompanied by a first aid instructor.

Rescue Diver Course

Improve your dive skill, expand your knowledge and experience level. Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the security and well-being of the other divers in risky situations.

Even though this Rescue Diver Course is serious, it will make you feel the adrenaline in the depths of the sea and enables you to radiate trust to the other divers. This way you will be learning in a professional manner from your Dive Instructor.

Course Outline: rescue of a stressed diver, rescue-techniques inside and outside the water, oxygen supply systems and emergency equipment.

Divemaster Course

Working with a SDI & PADI instructor can expand your dive knowledge and sharpen your skills while converting into a professional diver. You will convert into a role model for every participant realizing a diving activity.

With the SDI & PADI Dive Master training, you develop and train your leadership skills to supervise diving activities and to be able to assist instructors during diving activities in and outside the classroom, in the pool or directly in the sea as his or her qualified assistant.

Course Outline: Learn about leadership in diving with the help of classroom sessions and independent study. Water techniques and resistant exercises in confined and open water. Training exercises to test your organizational problem resolution skills and exercises in a practical manner.

Dive Instructor

I think that getting here is because you want to train as a professional
diving. You have reached the point where you want to learn to teach and enjoy the smile of people who start an adventure in diving.
This is your home where you will find all the professional SDI diving training of
quality taught by the Emilio Dive Center Family.
We are located in ISLA MUJERES QUINTANA ROO, MEXICO, a paradise island with all the necessary comforts.
Our facilities are very comfortable, we have a classroom, a confined water practice area and the best reefs where learning is part of the fun.
The courses are every beginning of the month during the year or if you prefer to do it on another date we can schedule it at your times.