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PADI Advanced Course Port Douglas – Privately taught

“A superb course taught by experts at Blue Dive – we had fantastic fun and learnt so much about diving. Matt and I were quite nervous divers but all this is behind us now, although we still have a healthy respect for the sea”.

Trip Advisor June 2020.

If  you want to develop your diving skills by experiencing a range of different underwater activities and environments, then complete this very popular 5 dive 2 day course with Blue Dive.

Lake Eacham option – Diving with Altitude!

Now with exclusive Lake Eacham option for day one of the course.  Altitude and Navigation Dives are completed at the lake. Enquire for more details and scroll down for a photo of the Lake.


One of the strangest, most interesting dives you will ever do!


The Lake Eacham option is also a great day trip as you will see stunning parts of Queensland that few see. View a Facebook album from a recent day trip with Blue Dive.


The prices below are for the luxury of private courses with Blue Dive on the excellent Poseidon dive boat.


Start your PADI Advanced Course today with eLearning…




What does the course involve?

No classrooms here as you complete theory in advance with elearning.


This fascinating course is pure diving. With full 2 days diving on Silversonic on the outer Great Barrier Reef – Or with the Lake Eacham option for day 1.


We will safely introduce you to depths down to 30 metres and teach you the art of underwater navigation. You also complete three other dives and they can include Underwater Naturalist, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Drift Diving and Underwater Digital Photography.


Diving with Blue Dive 2014


What will you be qualified to do upon completion?

You will be qualified to dive to 30 metres (12-14 year olds, 21 metres maximum) with a buddy and you will significantly deepen your diving experience and knowledge enabling you to dive in more challenging environments throughout the world.



PADI Open Water or Junior Open Water or equivalent. Minimum 12 years of age and be medically fit. Completed PADI eLearning before the course.


Price on request



Course includes full equipment hire, certification fee, transfers, 2 days diving high-speed catamaran trip to the reef on Silversonic with lunch buffet.

Option of rainforest volcanic lake diving for one day – don’t worry – the volcano is extinct!


Please email for availability.


Scuba Dive Lake Eacham PADI Advanced Port Douglas

Bubbles from divers Navigating across Lake Eacham. Blue Dive’s exclusive option on your PADI Advanced course.


“Best and most pristine examples of coral on the Great Barrier Reef” (Port Douglas reefs) – Source: The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority recent report.