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Become a Scuba Instructor today! The possibilities are endless, imagine a job where you look forward to going to work every morning. This program is scheduled based on your start date. To receive certificates, students must complete all classes and dives. Start dates are quarterly. Classrooms are at Scuba Center Temecula, located at:
8860 Old Town Front Street #A-9 in Old Town Temecula.



A La Carte
All coursework, boat dives, materials & scuba gear must be purchased prior to start of each class with Scuba Center Temecula. Additional fees for PADI application, membership & certification will be required. These fees are paid directly to PADI or the certifying agency.

Call  (760)795-6820 to get started!VA Funding with MiraCosta College
Scuba Center Temecula is happy to partner with Mira Costa College Community Education & Workforce Development.  Our VA Course includes all coursework, required boat dives, materials & scuba gear.  Additional fees for PADI application, membership and certification will be required. These fees are the responsibility of the student and are to be paid directly to PADI or the certifying agency.


What's Included?

This program includes the following courses:

  • Open Water Scuba Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Emergency First Response, CPR, First Aid, and AED
  • Rescue Diver
  • Master Scuba Diver
  • Deep Diver
  • Dry Suit Diver
  • Night Diver
  • Nitrox / Enriched Air Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver
  • Search & Recovery Diver
  • Underwater Navigator
  • Wreck Diver
  • Divemaster Prep
  • PADI Divemaster
  • Instructor Course Prep
  • Assistant Instructor
  • PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor
  • Emergency First Responder Instructor
  • TEC/REC Gas Blender
  • MSDT Prep
  • Deep Diver Specialty Instructor
  • Dry Suit Diver Specialty Instructor
  • Night Diver Specialty Instructor
  • Nitrox / Enriched Air Diver Specialty Instructor
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver Specialty Instructor
  • Search & Recovery Diver Specialty Instructor
  • Underwater Navigator Specialty Instructor
  • Wreck Diver Specialty Instructor
  • Regulator Service Technician
  • Cylinder Inspector
  • Valve Repair Technician

This program includes all the SCUBA equipment that you'll need to complete the program.


Get Started Now!

If you'd like to use your VA benefits, here are a few things that you will need to do first.

  • Set up a time with our Course Director, Phillip Rexinger, for a course review to see if this is the program for you.
  • Get the Medical Clearance sign-off. Make sure the Dr. signs on the signature line.
  • For VA funding, payments and enrollment questions, call MiraCosta College Community Education & Workforce Development at (760) 795-6820


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