About Us


Diving Ireland is the national governing body for recreational underwater sports in Ireland. We were founded in 1963 to organise and promote sport scuba diving and snorkelling. Diving Ireland has grown since then to incorporate over 63 clubs around the Country. Diving Ireland courses are ISO accredited and use the CMAS standards. The Diving Ireland  instructor training programme  is integrated with the Sport Ireland adventure sport instructor framework. Diving Ireland is the only diver training organisation integrated with the Sport Ireland instructor training programme.

If you are interested in learning to Scuba Dive or Snorkel our doors are always open to the complete beginner as well as the more experienced Diver. Our objectives are to allow you to develop the skills required to excel at this amazing activity within a friendly, safe, professional and continually developing environment.

What we offer

We believe these adventures need to be supported with the highest quality, as a not-for-profit organisation we are there to support our members. We are passionate about the Underwater World and would love to teach new members our diving skills.

Our guarantee


Promoting Community

It was founded in 1963 to organise and promote sport scuba diving and snorkelling and has grown since then to incorporate over 63 clubs around the Country.


Qualified Instructors

Diving Ireland courses are ISO accredited, highlighting our professionalism, instruction skills and individual development.


Ensuring Safe Practice

Our objectives are to allow you to develop the skills required to excel at this amazing activity within a friendly, safe, professional and continually developing environment.

Our affiliations

 

Diving Ireland is an affiliate member of CMAS the international umbrella organisation for recreational diver training organisations represented in the CMAS Technical Committee and underwater sports governed by the CMAS Sport Committee. It also operates a third (Scientific) committee that promotes recreational diver awareness of and involvement in underwater science pursuits and marine conservation. Get in contact with specific team members here.

 

 


Contact Us

Office Administration

Location
The Headquarters of Diving Ireland
78a Patrick Street,Dun Laoghaire,
Co.Dublin
A96 HY45

Office Opening Hours
Monday to Friday
10:00am – 1:00pm
2:00pm – 5:00pm

You are very welcome to drop in any time but
please call first to make an appointment.

General Enquiries

Phone: +353 1 284 4601
Email: info@diving.ie

Membership Queries

You can email your query anytime
to membership@diving.ie

Certificate Queries

You can email your query / application anytime
to certs@diving.ie