We are a professional diver / instructor training facility located in Orlando, Florida. We offer many courses to accommodate the recreational and technical diver. If you are looking for a course director with experience, our training director Keith A. Mattson CD 15561 has personally certified more than 3,500 students from open water diver to instructor. Mattson has also taught more than 225 Instructor Development Courses and logged more than 13,000 recreational and technical dives. The Dive Station conducted the first PADI Enriched Air Instructor course, the first Emergency Response Instructor course and was the first to be certified as a PADI Career Development Center in 1995. Our school is approved for VA training and is also the only school approved through the Commission of Independent Learning Education in Central Florida as a trade school. All FDI Instructors are retired or ex-military.
We have conducted courses in many countries to include South Africa, Guantanamo Bay, Germany, Costa Rica, the Bahamas and the Caribbean Islands. If you are interested in a guide to accompany you to some distant land, we provide that service. We are the only dive center in Orlando with an onsite pool. Enjoy cruising our web site and join us down under!