Great Barrier Reef Scuba Dive Course


A Scuba Dive course on the Great Barrier Reef whether to learn to dive or increase your scuba dive knowledge is not to be missed

Reef Encounter is a one stop resource for diving courses at the Great Barrier Reef.

Offering a number of scuba diving courses lead by highly qualified professionals, you’ll be diving into the pristine water in no time.

Plus, we offer numerous Great Barrier Reef dive courses from the luxury and comfort of liveaboards.

No more wasting time going to and from the shore. You’ll learn how to dive right on the reef.


There are a number of Great Barrier Reef dive courses to choose from, including introductory courses, advanced courses, rescue diving courses and professional dive courses.

Open Water Course

With Open Water scuba diving courses, you’ll learn the first step to scuba diving at the best place in the world– the Great Barrier Reef.

You’ll learn the basics to diving so you can enjoy an underwater scuba diving adventure in no time.

Upon completing the open water dive course, you’ll receive your Open Water Diver license, so you won’t only be able to dive the Great Barrier Reef, but any other location in the world as well.

 Advanced Dive Course

Advanced Dive courses are also available, and are among the most popular as you’ll benefit from deeper and longer dives.

You’ll visit a number of top diving locations, while staying on the luxury Reef Encounter vessel.

You’ll sharpen your diving skills and have all of the accommodations you need for the perfect scuba diving getaway.

 Stress and Rescue Dive Course

If you want to make the most of your diving trip, Stress and Rescue dive courses are available by highly trained dive professionals.

You’ll have both in-water and academic training right on board the Reef Encounter vessel.

Upon completing the courses, you’ll be internationally recognized as a SSI Dive Master or SSI Dive Control Specialist.

Refresher Dive Course

Refresher courses are another option available when diving the Great Barrier Reef.

If you need to fine tune your diving skills before plunging into the water, you’re able to practice key diving skills with a lead diver.

After a brief refresher course, you’ll be well on your way to diving the most highly sought diving destinations in the world.

Great Barrier Reef dive courses are the best way to begin exploring the underwater mysteries of the largest reef system in the world.

With a number of scuba diving course to choose from, you’ll be on your way swimming through vibrant coral gardens and amazing marine life!