SCUBA Diving Center

Name SCUBA Diving Center:
Sea Spirit Diving Resort
Website SCUBA Diving Center: (Please mention Dive O'Clock)
Giardini Naxos
Green Fins Member:
Marine Conservation Efforts:
One of our main aims this year is to organise regular Dive clean up events with PADI Project AWARE, and PADI Dive Against Debris. This will also include many Beach/Land clean ups, in association with PLASTIC FREE Italia to help get our environment healthy and safe!

Teaching and Diving Conditions

Confined water dives (confined open water or swimming pool):
Our Dive resort is based in the UNAHOTEL Naxos Beach. We have access to an Olympic pool of 50m where confined water demonstrations and presentations are conducted. Shower facilities onsite too.
Open water dive conditions:
Open water presentations, assisting PADI courses as well as fun diving in the beautiful setting of the Isola Bella Marine Park in Taormina! Visibility ranges from 5-20m, water temperature ranges from 16-23 degrees.
Classroom details:
One of the many facilities we offer include an air-conditioned conference room for academic presentations in the prestigious UNAHOTEL NAXOS BEACH.
Things to see on fun dives:
The beauty of the Mediterranean! Our daily trips include the underwater beauty of the Isola Bella Marine Park, in Taormina, Sicily. Magical swim-throughs, meadows of Neptune grass, and various species of marine life. From Octopus, Moray Eel & Amber-Jacks, to various species of Nudibranch, flatworms and Seahorses!
House Reef:

Additional SCUBA Diving Courses at this Dive Center

Technical diving courses:
It is possible to gain more experience in TEC diving with our PADI Tec-Deep Trainer Carmelo Sgroi. Courses are from TEC 40 - TEC 45 - TEC 50, all the way to TEC Instructor.
Freediving courses:
Business related courses:
Marine conservation courses and projects:
PADI Marine Management Specialty Instructor PADI/DAN Research Diver PADI Project Aware PADI Dive Against Debris
Our Pre-IDC is designed to focus on individual skill development such as, demonstrating skills, working on theory knowledge, encouraging leadership and laying a strong foundation as a PADI professional before beginning that first step into becoming a PADI Instructor.
Other courses:

Local Prices

(Indication of your other expenses)
How to get to the SCUBA diving center from the airport:
Transportation with local bus from the airport of Catania to Giardini-Naxos (45 minutes). Once arrived, everything is within walking distance.
Transportation costs of description above:
8 EUR (USD 9.72)
Low budget accommodation (could be a dormitory):
20 EUR (USD 24.29)
Low budget meal in a bar/restaurant:
5 EUR (USD 6.07)
Beer in a bar:
3 EUR (USD 3.64)

SCUBA Diving Instructor / Your Teacher

Carmelo Sgroi
Carmelo Sgroi
Languages spoken:
English, Italian
Highest certification level:
Course Director / Instructor Trainer
Certification level mentioned above since:
Number of courses per year:
Additional information:
In 2020, Carmelo achieved the prestigious award of PADI Platinum Course Director after teaching several IDCs in Thailand and Sicily. Also a PADI Tec Trainer, Carmelo can help you to become a TEC 40, Tec 45 and Tec 50 diver and a PADI Tec Instructor.
Website: (Please mention Dive O'Clock)

Dive Professional Course Package

SCUBA Diving package:
Website: (Please mention Dive O'Clock)
SCUBA Diving professional course level:
SCUBA Diving organization / SCUBA certification agency:

Duration of the SCUBA Diving Course

Number of course days
Number of examination days

Group Size of Dive Professional Course

Minimum/maximum number of students per dive course:
Average number of students per dive course:
Average number of certified assistants (divemaster / staff instructor ) helping:

Team of Dive Professionals

How much is done by the dive instructor himself:
Everything is done by the same dive professional
Dive instructor joining the students at the exams for support.:
Additional languages by team of dive professionals:
Dutch, English, German, Italian

Dive Course Price offer

Package price:
0 EUR (USD 0.00)
What is included in this dive pro package:
  • Instructor course
  • Instructor course materials
Other things that are included in this package:

Starting Dates

Between 01 May 2020 and 01 May 2022

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