Central Oregon Diving is your one stop shop for certifcation, dive equipment, travel, and scuba adventures.

Event Date: January 1st 2019

Let our experienced staff assist you in your dive or snorkel adventures.  We can assist and plan all the details from airfare, to resort or liveaboard trips.  Tell us where you want to go and we can find you the best adventure to suit your needs.  Sit back and relax and let us worry about all the details.  You can show up at the airport and start relaxing and having fun from the minute you board the plane.  Contact us to plan your next amazing adventure.

Event Date: March 28th - 31st 2019

MARCH 28-31


Have you ever had the desire to explore what the diving in Hood Canal is like? Here is your chance. Hood Canal offers an amazing cold-water diving experience than anything you will see in the high lakes of Central Oregon. Octopus Hole, Sund Rock in the morning and at night. Dive with octopuses, crabs, and other fish that you will not find in the Caribbean. The dives will be on our own schedule with briefings led by a shop dive professional.

Special trip pricing options for people that would like to get their 
OW certification and other specialties.
OW completion with a referral from Central Oregon Diving - $100 (to instructor, for 4 Open Water Dives)
Peak Perf. Buoyancy Specialty - $225 (2 dives), if need one dive 
Coral Conservation Specialty - $95 (Classroom Only Course)
Rental for the weekend - $30 (includes 2 tanks AL 80)

The shop has a house reserved at the Yellow House in Hoodsport, WA for up to 10+ people. The house has a full kitchen that will be used to cook group meals for the weekend. (MEALS included in cost) This house is set up for divers. It has a dryroom to dry your gear! Gear rental is not included in the cost of the trip. Rentals can be obtained from Central Oregon Diving for $30 for weekend There is a dive shop located down the road from the house and we have 4 PREPAID air fills for each person. Additional air fills will be $10. They may not have rental gear if you need anything so please be mindful of any gear needs before you leave from Bend. Transportation to Hoodsport is on your own. 


3 nights Lodging
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Dive Briefing by Dive Shop Professional

Rental - $30 (includes 2 tanks AL80 from Central Oregon Diving)

Make your $100 deposit to secure your spot. Space is limited. Contact us at Central Oregon Diving ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) to let us know if you are going to join us in this adventure. Balance due by March 12.

Event Date: April 3rd - May 29th 2019

OSU Open Water Certification Course with Project Aware Specialty- April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 8, 15, 18, 19. 22, 25, 26, and 29

Event Date: April 4th - 14th 2019

April 4, 6, 7, 13, 14 Open Water Referral or Certification-SOLD OUT


Are you going someplace warm this spring to go diving? Want to do your open water dives in a tropical climate? Want to join us in the Spring to finish course in Bonaire? This is the class for you!

This class is a REFERRAL CLASS OR COMPLETE CERTIFICATION- You complete your academics and your confined training at Central Oregon Diving and we give you a referral to another PADI dive center to finish your open water dives (GOOD for a YEAR) in a resort destination. We are offering a trip to BONAIRE or to Hood Canal to complete your open water dives with our instructors. Contact us for more details. You can choose to complete the course here with us and go to a local lake for certification.

Please remember that this is an INDEPENDENT STUDY class. You must have completed all of the 5 chapters in the manual, all of the knowledge reviews, computer simulator, and have watched the training DVD's BEFORE coming to the first class meeting. 

Students are responsible for supplying their own scuba mask, snorkel, fins and booties. These items are also available for purchase through Central Oregon Diving, with a student discount. 

Classes are limited to 8 students, so hurry into the shop to secure your spot! THIS class is open to students age 10 and over for referral and 12 and over for full certification!


Thursday April 4rd-5:30pm to 10:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving for Academics Chapters 1-5 and Final Exam. 

Saturday April 6th- 9:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and then to pool JSFC 12:00pm- 5:30pm

Sunday April 7th- 10:00am to 6:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and the to pool JSFC 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Saturday April 12th- 8:00am to 4:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and go to local lake to complete dive 1-2.

Sunday April 13th- 8:00am to 4:00pm - meet at Central Oregon Diving and go to local lake to complete dive 3-4.

This is an Open Water Referral Class or FULL certification. In a referral you complete your academics and confined water training here and do your open water dives in a warmer climate. The referral is good for a YEAR, so you must complete the open water certification within that year. The age limit on this course is 10 and up. Full certification is the whole class both weekends and includes open water dives.  Age limit for these courses is 12 and up.  Stop by to sign up and receive the materials and manual as it is a self study course and needs to be prepared by the 4th to take the tests. We look forward to helping you in your underwater discovery. Come into the shop to sign up and get the manual. A deposit of $200 secures your space in this course. Space is limited.

Event Date: April 9th - 9th 2019

April 9th 2019 5:30PM



Do your plans this year take you to destinations that you would be diving multiple dives a day for several days? Would you like to extend your bottom time underwater to explore longer? Scuba Diving with Enriched Air Nitrox gives you more no-decompression time, especially on repetitive on scuba dives. If you are not certified in Nitrox consider it today. We offer several trips that you can use Nitrox, and our Bonaire and Fiji trip includes FREE Nitrox. The course is taught with a computer, so bring your computer and know how it functions and how to navigate thru the screens and change settings. If you need to rent a computer for the evening we have one to rent for $10. The benefit of diving with a computer and nitrox is longer bottom time, so if you don't own one, you might consider purchasing one. We have several models to choose from. Receive a discount on a new dive computer after taking this course to upgrade your current model or get you into your first dive computer. This is a classroom course and knowledge reveiews are done ahead of time. Come in to sign up for this FUN course and DIVE LONGER! Space is limited!

Event Date: April 14th - 14th 2019


April 14, 2019  11:00am

Have you been out of the water for more than 6 months and need to refresh your skills in the pool before you travel this summer. We are doing a few hour scuba review to go over your skills in the pool. Come in to sign up for this class. You need to have the scuba tune up book, if you already own one - no need to purchase again. Class cost is $99 and if you need the book it is $24.95. If you need to rent equipment we offer a discounted rate for this course of $30. Get your skills refreshed before you travel and be a confident diver. Don't waste time on your vacation get this done here first, so you can enjoy your time on vacation diving!