DIWA is an abbreviation for “Diving Instructor World Association” and has been in existence for more than 40 years.

oneDear Divers & Dive Instructors

DIWA is critical as its members and its own art/way to think about its members and their training.  DIWA is independent, but is committed to its members.  DIWA has concrete expectations when it comes to Training and Customer Service, it repects critique and controversial views.  DIWA is considerate about Training practices and Dive Instrucotrs with alternative Instruction methods, but pays close attention that all DIWA security regulations are met. DIWA is a cooperation between qualified, and responsible Dive Instructors, that have made it their goal, to develop and maintain standard global Training practices and communicates that to its members. DIWA certification is well accepted internationally ! Besides the standard Certification Levels:

  • Open Water Diver
  • Master Scuba Diver
  • Chief Scuba Diver
  • Team Leader

DIWA offers permanent series of Special Courses for Dive Instructors & Divers:

  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • Oxygen sharing
  • Underwater photography
  • Archaeology
  • Cave to Mountain Lake diving
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Seminars for Compressors and Diving equipment and technologies

Regular DIWA Meetings offer interesting Facts, Contributions and Presentations for Dive Instructors and Dive experts,who are considering to certify for Dive courses. We highly recommend that you become a member of DIWA. We particpated in the first Oxygen circulatory equipment courses in cooperation of the German Armed Forces departments organized for DIWA Dive instructors. DIWA is always here for you! DIWA reports about the modern constructive Training methods.  DIWA engages itself to constantly maintain and enforce those training standards. DIWA acts Internationally and does not compete with national associations.  DIWA compensates the Divesport across national boundaries. DIWA is politically neutral, innovative and creative when it comes to constructive Training practices and methods. There is more! That you can find out by becoming a member and joining one of our Dive Instructor meetings.

Diwa News

The DIWA Instructors, Uwe,Werner,Tomaso,Gerhard and Juergen on the Job for the Boot 2015, 2.Day

Posted on 16 Dec 2014
It wil be the best Booth in DIWA History, Der beste Messe Stand den DIWA je hatte.

DIWA News for Boot 2015

Posted on 16 Dec 2014
The Training start, today the DIWA Instructors Uwe and Tomaso have started to put he new DIWA Expo Booth together, and it is a good job what dear are doing. Sun the Booth will be ready, Whit new Poste

DIWA Info an Euch zweck Eintritt Boot 2015

Posted on 12 Dec 2014
Bitte sendet eine email an Uwe Fleischmann und teilt Ihm mit wieviele Eintrittskarten zur Boot Ihr braucht, Please in form Uwe Fleischmann how many Cards for the Expo Boot 2015 you need. Porfavor diga

DIWA ist Start Klar fuer die Boot 2015

Posted on 10 Dec 2014
CROSS-OVER bis zum 25.1.2015 for free DIWA ist Start Klar fuer die Boot 2015, unsere Stand Nr. Ist 3 F 83 in Halle 3, mit Neuem DIWA Messestand, Messe Program: Eroeffnung der Boot2015 17.1.2015 , 10:0

Happy Birthday Wolfgang Schmidtkonz

Posted on 08 Dec 2014
Alles gute zum Geburtstag von Deinen DIWA Kollegen, Happy Birthday to you from you DIWA College, Feliz Cumpleanos a Ti de tu Colegas de la DIWA. Auguri a te, de tutti Instrutore della DIWA per te.

Weihnachten, Christmas, Navidad, Natale,

Posted on 07 Dec 2014
Wer sagt das DIWA Instructors nur Tauchen koennen , hier unser Kollege aus der Schweiz Rene Wyler,sieht gut aus.   Who says the DIWA Instructors can only diving, here our colleague from Switzerland Re

Happy Birthday Harald, our DIWA Director in Costa Rica.

Posted on 04 Dec 2014
Alles gute zum Geburtstag von Deinen DIWA Freunden, sollen es noch viele viele mehr werden. Happy Birthday from you DIWA Friends, and lots of Birthdays more for you. Feliz Cumpleanos de tus Amigos de

DIWA Logistic-Center ready for Boot 2015

Posted on 01 Dec 2014
Unser DIWA Logistic-Center ist fuer die Boot vorbereitet. Hier einige Fotos, Auch gibt es etwas neues fuer die kalten Tage von DIWA. The DIWA Logistc-Center is ready for the Expo Boot 2015, also samti

DIWA Ecuador News,

Posted on 22 Nov 2014
Das ist die DIWA Tauchschule in Ecuador,von unserem DIWA Director Daniel Navas, This is the DIWA Diving School in Ecuador from our DIWA Director Daniel Navas, Este es la DIWA Escuela de Buceo de nuest