As a PADI 5 Star Career Development Centre, Asia Divers offers the full range of PADI scuba diving courses. We teach everything from absolute novice to PADI scuba instructor and beyond. We begin courses every day and run courses in small groups of no more than 4. We can teach in most languages. We speak English, French, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Luxembourgian, Thai, Japanese, Korean and Chinese.

Asia Divers resort is perfectly located, sat in a lush tropical garden setting in Sairee Village. Here you are close to widest choice of the shops, restaurants and bars and clubs on Koh Tao, allowing you to make use of your time whilst here. Check out our resort & accommodation pages to find the room or hostel bed that suits your style and your budget.

With 2 daily dive trips, an early bird morning 2 tank dive trip at 07:00 or for our late risers an afternoon 2 tank dive trip at 12:00, you will have plenty of dive opportunities with Asia Divers. We also conduct night dives on Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday nights. Koh Tao boasts a great variety of dive sites with varied and abundant marine life for you to encounter. See our fun dive schedule and see where we already dived with our published dive statistics reports. Follow #DiveSite2morrow to see where we are going tomorrow!

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Disccover scuba dive Novices dive
Discover scuba dive (DSD)

The PADI Discover scuba dive is single dive for complete the complete novice.

Head out to a shallow bay. The instructor sets up and checks your scuba gear over. You thn receive comprehensive breifing about what you can and can not do underwater.

Gear up jump in and head to the beach to reach shallow water. Once you have rehersed a couple of scuba drills to keep you safe and comfortable with your instructor.  You then explore the local reef and see some amzing corals and marine life.

The DSD takes place on our afternoon dive trip. Divers meet about 11:30am to get properly fitted kit. Departure for the dive is at 12:30 and returns to our resort for 17:00

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Open water diver Level I
Open water diver

Get your scuba certification in just 4 days with our experienced PADI Elite award winning scuba instructors.

We start courses daily at 14:30 and have small group sizes maximum 4 persons and can offer the course in most languages!

Comes with free scuba diving insurance for 30 days

Book now and get 4 nights free accommodation and free transfer from your ferry.



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Advanced diver Level II
PADI Advanced open water diver

Advanced open water diver takes 2-3 days.

You will complete 5 adventure dives including the deep and navigation dives and with help from your instructor choose 3 more of the following dives - night dive, wreck dive, photography dive, computer dive, fish id, ppb ...etc


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Further diving
Rescue diver Level III

The PADI EFR & Rescue diver course takes between 3-4 days.

Day 1 during EFR training you will learn basic life support, first aid, external automated difibulator, oxygen administration.

Practice dealing with comoon and uncommon diver problems and emergencies in shallow and open water sites.

Deal with vertigo, air depletion, tired divers, panicked divers, unconcious divers above and below the surface as well as learning the steps to finding a missing diver



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PADI Divemaster Live the dream
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PADI Instructor Coure Work in paradise

You can become a PADI Instructor in just 2 weeks.

Our monthly Instructor development course will give you the diving skills, the knowledge ,special tehniques and solution solving steps to become an accomplished scuba diving instructor


  • Advanced
  • ฿9000
  • Deep Dive
  • Navigation Dive
  • +3 Adventure Dives
  • No Classroom
  • Manual (Digital)
  • Certification
  • Dive computer for all dives
  • 2 Nights Accommodation
  • Rescue & EFR
  • ฿13000
  • EFR Primary & Secondary care
  • AED training
  • O2 administration
  • 3 Class sessions
  • Shallow water rescue skills practice
  • Open water rescue skills
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Divemaster
  • ฿25000
  • 3 months diving
  • Assist on PADI courses
  • Learn to lead dives
  • Learn to retrain divers
  • Organise dive trips
  • learn search and recovery
  • conduct deep dives
  • Instructor
  • ฿39900
  • 12 Day course schedule
  • Prep course
  • Skills session(s)
  • confined water teaching session(s)
  • open water teaching session(s)
  • EFR Instructor

Latest News & Articles

Discover scuba dive class in shallow water in sandRead more +17 April 2017 By Claude Kelly in Scuba Class

Discovery Dives with Team “Yorkshire Tea!”

Discovery Dives at Japanese Gardens Koh Nang Yuan and White Rock Koh Tao Team Yorkshire Tea – Go on a PADI DSD discovery dives with me and DMC Sujin 15-April-2017 Was great to meet the guys and get to take them all for their discovery dives at Koh Nangyuan. We had a great time and
Asia Divers first Chinese IDC class pass PADI Instructor examinations March 2017 iRead more +22 March 2017 By Claude Kelly in IDC

Latest PADI Instructors complete March 2017 IE

Our latest PADI Instructors Today March 22nd, 2017 Asia Divers successfully had 8 new PADI Instructors qualify after passing the PADI Instructor Examination on Koh Tao. Fei succesfully trained his first solo IDC to 8 awesome new instructors here at Asia Divers & Resort. The PADI IE was hosted at Koh Tao Regal Resort for
scuba-kit-into-bagRead more +06 March 2017 By Claude Kelly in Equipment

How to pack your scuba kit bag

How do I put all this scuba kit into my gear into my kit bag? There are many ways you can pack your kit bag with all your gear and it depends upon whom owns the equipment, whether or not you take all the equipment, distance to carry the gear, where you will be kitting