Learn To Scuba Dive in Oxfordshire in 3 easy steps...
Complete Scuba Diving Theory Online
2. Learn to Scuba Dive in our Oxfordshire Pool
3. Complete 4 Open Water dives
PADI Scuba Diving Courses in Oxfordshire
Our diving courses are situated in Banbury, Oxfordshire which is just a short drive from Oxford, Northampton and Milton Keynes
Thanks to it's Universities and Colleges, Oxfordshire is one of the famous counties in the world and we are pleased to announce that we now teach our PADI scuba diving courses at Bloxham School, one of Oxfordshire's leading public schools.
Our Scuba Diving Facilities in Banbury, Oxfordshire
The online learning part of your scuba diving course can be completed at a time and location to suit you. For details please read about the e-learning system on our Open Water Courses page.
Swimming Pool Diving Session
Our Oxford and Banbury based PADI scuba diving courses take place in Bloxham School's fantastic 25m heated indoor swimming pool. We meet on a Sunday at 9.30am and aim to finish around 1.30pm. We do not have an actual dive shop here but you can order equipment in advance and we can bring it along to your course.
The pool is constantly monitored to maintain a comfortable 29 degrees celsius plus we will give you a wetsuit to keep you nice and toasty.
Completing your PADI Scuba Diving Course
If you are learning to dive in Oxford and have opted to do the Full Open Water course we will meet you at a lake in the picturesque village of Wraysbury
close to Thorpe Park, M25, M3 and M4 motorways where you will complete your four open water dives. This fresh water lake has plenty of sunken attractions such as boats, camper vans, buses and even a London cab. With several training platforms available they're a great place to practice your diving skills. We always say "if you can dive in the UK then you can dive anywhere"!
If you are doing the Open Water Referral
then we will complete the PADI Referral Form contained within your log book after the pool session. You can then simply present this to any PADI dive centre around the world.
We also run regular group trips abroad
for students who wish to complete their course with the same instructor and meet fun and like-minded people. Alternatively our Travel Centre
would be happy to provide you with a quote so you can complete your dives somewhere of your choosing.
How to Get Here
Our PADI Scuba Diving courses in Oxfordshire take place at:
Please do not try to contact the school to book your course, do so by contacting us or using the 'book now' button above.
Bloxham School, Oxfordshire is easily accessible via the A40 from London or the west.
Once inside the school gates the pool is located in a seperate building, just follow the signs.
There is plenty of free parking for our customers.
PADI Scuba Diving Courses in Crawley, Guildford & Horsham
Our scuba diving courses near Crawley, Horsham and Guildford a short drive from the M25 and A23. Pool sessions take place within the grounds one of the finest private pools in the area with magnificent views over the South Downs. The pool is easy access to reach from most parts of South London, Sussex, Surrey and Kent including:
Crawley | Horsham | Guildford | Tumbridge Wells | Croydon | Leatherhead | Godstone | East Grinstead
Greater choice and flexibility
If you've always wanted to learn to dive then our scuba diving courses in Horsham & Crawley are a great place to start! Close to Gatwick airport the pool is easy to reach from the M23, A23 and M25.
There are two courses that are ideal for people wishing to start their scuba diving adventures:
PADI Discover Scuba
This is a trial dive experience is ideal for people who would like to try scuba diving before signing up to the full certification course. For more information see our PADI Discover Scuba page.
PADI Open Water Course
The PADI Open Water scuba diving course is your gateway to the underwater world. Once qualified you will be able to dive anywhere around the world to a maximum depth of 18m. For more information see our Open Water Courses page.
The Pool in Horsham & Crawley (near Guildford)
To learn and practice your diving skills we’ve searched the whole of South London, Sussex and East Surrey to find the right pool for our customers.
Situated in the grounds of one of Sussex's finest private houses and close to the A23, this fantastic pool has plenty of room to swim around in, practice your underwater skills and fine-tune your buoyancy.
Close to Horsham, Warnham and Littlehaven rail stations with direct links to South and Central London.
Our scuba diving lessons take place here on a Monday evenings from 7.15pm to approximately 8.45pm, or on weekends (check our booking page for details).
Completing your PADI Scuba Diving Course
If you have opted to do the Full Open Water course we will meet you at a lake in the picturesque village of Wraysbury close to Thorpe Park, M25, M3 and M4 motorways where you will complete your four open water dives. These fresh water lakes have plenty of sunken attractions such as boats, a camper van, bus and even a London cab. With several training platforms available they're a great place to practice your diving skills.
We also run regular group trips abroad for students who wish to complete their course with the same instructor and meet fun and like-minded people. Alternatively our Travel Centre would be happy to provide you with a quote so you can complete your dives somewhere of your choosing.
Directions to the pool
The pool at 'Morriswood' is in close proximity to the A23 and M25. On signing up to the course you will receive an e-mail with the full address:
Morriswood, Old Holbrook, Horsham, RH12 4TW
Morriswood is located a mile north of Horsham Town centre and about a mile south of the village of Rusper. Morriswood pool is just 1000 meters from the A264 allowing very quick and easy access to local towns.
Please note that the postcode is for the road Oldholbook and will bring you to the right road but 800 yards short of our house. Please continue up the road until you start going up a steep hill, Morriswood is towards the top of the hill on the left hand side.
PADI Diving courses south of London close to Gatwick airport serving the Croydon, Crawley, Guildford, Horsham, Tumbridge Wells and Leatherhead areas.
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