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Learn To SCUBA Dive

North Carolina’s premier facility for SCUBA lessons!

Does the ocean draw you in or are you curious about the underwater landscape? Journey towards your SCUBA certification with classes from Carolina SCUBA! We offer a variety of SCUBA classes that are engaging for all-levels — from Basic open water training to Instructor level!

What you’ll experience at our full-service scuba facility:

  • Professional and thorough scuba education
  • State-of-the-art scuba gear
  • Onsite pool for lessons
  • Expert diving staff
  • Classroom and hands-on scuba learning
  • Personalized instruction

Explore the open waters with Carolina Scuba Today!

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Your Fun and Adventure Begins Here

If you have ever wanted to explore the underwater world we can train you in all levels of SCUBA diving. Carolina SCUBA, though our training affiliate Rum Runner Dive Shop,  offers a full line-up of training. Through our training affiliate Rum Runner Dive Shop we offer programs from basic open water certification on up to technical diving. If you are looking for a birthday party for the kids or you want to become a dive professional we can do it all. Our training facility boasts a comfortable classroom, two indoor pools including a dedicated dive well and close proximity to inland quarries and the North Carolina coast makes this an ideal training destination. All training begins in our Winterville, NC facility and we serve the East Carolina region. Our award winning friendly staff have a wide range of experience and are dedicated to your safety and enjoyment while striving to turn out competent safe divers. We certify students through the National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI), SCUBA Schools International (SSI), Technical Diving International (TDI) and Performance Freediving International (PFI), all internationally recognized certifying agencies.

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Some of the courses we offer:

  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Diver
  • Master Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Specialty Courses
    • Nitrox Diver
    • Deep Diver
    • Night and Limited Visibility
    • Underwater Photographer
    • Buoyancy, Trim and Propulsion

  • CPR/First Aid/AED/Oxygen Administration/Hazardous Marine Life
  • Technical Dive Training
    • Intro to Tech
    • Advanced Nitrox
    • Decompression Procedures
  • Leadership Training
    • Dive Master
    • SCUBA Instructor

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Open Water SCUBA Diver

Advanced Diver/Nitrox

Rescue Diver

Buoyancy,Trim & Propulsion


Master Diver/Rescue Diver



For a complete list contact the shop.


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