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Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College

• Year round sunshine
• Swimming pool training for beginners
• Courses run every week
• Brilliant kid’s courses
• PADI 5 star IDC & CDC centre
• Dive centre operating for 18 years
• Boat and shore dives
• Dive sites to suit all levels
• Daily local dives
• Wreck Diving in Gibraltar
• Day trips to Tarifa
• We speak 5 languages


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About Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College

Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College has always been regarded as one of the premier scuba diving schools in Spain and on the Costa del Sol.

We pride ourselves in the highest quality of training due to the dedication of our team of PADI diving professionals. We are used to turning divers into comfortable and confident scuba divers, making their whole Mediterranean underwater adventure not only rewarding but also fun and safe.
Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College

Since 1996 the highly qualified Happy Divers Marbella diving team of diving professionals has taught all levels of training. The dive school holds the highest PADI centre status as a 5* Career Development Centre.

Daily local diving along Spain’s Costa del Sol, day trips to Gibraltar, Tarifa and the Nerja area, diving courses from Bubblermaker for kids, PADI Open Water Diver, Specialty and Advanced courses to Divemaster, Instructor training, Scuba Diving Internships and Technical Diving are all available with our friendly team of professional diving experts. We can organise your diving and training needs for as many days as you want.

The diving centre has a friendly and inviting atmosphere and we can guarantee you an individual service. Scuba diving equipment has to be carried only a very short distance - to the pool and boat it is only about 30 metres. 

The Facilities of Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College consists of:
     • Reception and Shop: you can find a great variety on dive equipment and water-
        sports accessories in our 40 m2 shop
     • Classroom
     • Workshop
     • Compressor-room with L & W air-compressor (Lenhard & Wagner) and the first
        ever built L & W NITROX Mixmaster, a membrane compressor. Both compressors
        fill 450 liters/ minute to 4 scuba tanks at once. Regulators and scuba tanks are
        stored here as well.
     • Chiringuito; this is a separate building where wet suits, BCDs, fins and weights are
        stored; client's wet suits and BCD's can be hung up to dry as well.
     • Heated indoor pool
     • Outdoor pool with shallow and deep part
  Classroom on site Heated indoor pool Big outdoor pool
Rental equipment
Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College gives its clients the opportunity to rent either part of the equipment or the full gear. The following is an overview of what is available:

15 complete sets of equipments are for rent:
     • Scubapro regulators MK 2+, R 190 and/ or R 380 all with octopus
     • Mares Rover regulators with octopus
     • BCDs from size XXS to XL
     • 5-7 mm wet suits from size 128 for children up to size 56 for adults
     • Masks in 4 different sizes
     • Full-foot and open-heel fins in all current sizes
     • 45 x 12 litre, 6 x 10 litre steel tanks for pool and/ or open water dives and 5 x 5
        litre steel tanks for scuba diving for children - all with DIN valve
     • 3 Procean Trilaminate Drysuits and undersuits
     • In addition - underwater lights, dive computers and various snorkeling sets

Almost 100 % of our scuba tanks are filled with our standard gas NITROX 32

2 complete sets of TEC equipment are for rent:

     • 2 x twin 12, 1 x twin 8,5
     • 10 l + 7 l stage tanks
     • Apeks TEK 3 set with XTX 50 second stages
     • Mares MR 22/ Abyss set
     • Mares Stage regulators
     • Back plates and wings
Dive & Watersports Shop

Sales of equipment and accessories:

Every diver should at least own his basic gear, like mask, snorkel and fins. Nothing can spoil a dive more than a leaking or ill-fitting mask.
Dive and Watersports shop

What we offer for sale in our Dive & Watersports-Shop:
From basic snorkeling gear for children and adults to complete scuba diving equipments and many accessories. This includes: snorkeling sets for kids and adults, masks, snorkels, fins, wet suit boots, gloves, watches, knives, wet suits, BCDs, regulators and dive-computers. A range of IQ-tools like octopus-hangers and spiral-cables so that you always find your equipment where it should be.

In the watersports section there are board shorts, rash guards, UV shirts, caps, T-shirts, sandals, swim wear and a lot more.

In addition there is always a second-hand offer on regulators, BCDs and wet suits from the diving centre. Our major brands are Mares, Aqualung, Scubapro, IQ, Uwatec, and Sub Gear by Seemann Sub.

We service regulators of the brands: Mares, Scubapro, Aqualung and Apeks.

Mares Scubapro Aqualung Apeks