Learn to Dive With
Goat Island Dive & Snorkel

This dive course will qualify you to dive to a depth of 18 meters, with a buddy, anywhere in the world!

Goat Island Dive & Snorkel is the perfect place to start your adventure under the sea. Only 1 hour north of Auckland and NO LAKE DIVING!!! Our team will make your dive course experience one that can never be forgotten. We offer exclusive, personal and Safe instruction to help you get into diving confidently.
There are no better place to learn to dive than in New Zealand. 

After only 3 days you will walk away with the knowledge and skills to dive anywhere in the world!

Open Water Dive Course (Learn to Dive and GET CERTIFIED)
  • Priced right - Our course is rated 'Deluxe Quality' but is still affordable.
  • Convenience - Do your dive theory study on-line with E-Learning then come in to Goat Island Dive & Snorkel for your practical dive training
  • Equipment Comfort and Education - Learn to dive in Quality Comfortable Equipment and learn the different considerations before you buy
  • Join the Club - Once you are certified, we offer you a world of diving opportunity with our regular dive trips locally and overseas. Dive with the Crew you know!
  • Continue Learning - If you wish to pursue your diver education and training past the Open Water level you can continue with Instructors you have learnt with, know and trust
Dive Course Schedule

The Dive Course is run over 3 days. Just phone 09 422 6925 or email us dive@goatislanddive.co.nz  to find out when our courses are available.

Why not book in on our Early Bird Course in September??

Open Water Course - 16th, 17th and 18th of September. Discount Course! Only $450!! Original price $575!! (Fully booked)

30th (sep), 1st oct and 2 oct (Full)
 Sat 7th, Sun 8th and Mon 9th (only 3 spaces left)
 Sat 21st, Sun 22nd and Mon 23rd (Full)
 Sat 4th, Sun 5th and Mon 6th(Full)
 Sat 11th, Sun 12th and Mon 13th
 Sat 2nd, Sun 3rd and Mon 4th
 Sat 16th, Sun 17th and Mon 18th
 Sat 2nd, Sun 3rd and Mon 4th (New Years Course)
Tue 5th, Wed 6th and Thur 7th
Sat 20th, Sun 21st and Mon 22nd
Sat 27th, Sun 28th and Mon 29th (Auckland Anniversary Day)
 Sat 3rd, Sun 4th and Mon 5th (Waitangi day)
 Sat 17th, 18th and 19th
 Sat 3rd, Sun 4th and Mon 5th
 Sat 17th, Sun 18th and Mon 19th
 Sat 31st (MARCH) 1st of April and 2nd of April. (Easter Weekend)

If these dates are not suitable, please contact us with the dates in questions. We also do private courses and group courses.Courses that do not state otherwise have more than 3 spaces available. 

  • Minimum age of 12 years (conditions apply) 
  • Able to swim 200 meters
  • Please see the medical form at the bottom of this page, if you tick yes to any of the health questions you will need to see your local physician (ask our friendly staff for local physicians if you are from out of town) 
Included in the Open Water Dive Course
  • All Open water dives. 
  • E-Learning or manual, study materials, log book, wall certificate, certification and administration fees
  • All Dive Equipment for the duration of your course.

We have chosen to run our courses over 3 days but to do this you are required to complete your online theory prior to the commencement of your training.  

We are also able to run a 1 on 1 course with the cost being $1099. 


  • Booking Form 
  • Medical Form 



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