PJ's ISLAND and SUBSEA RETREAT - Snorkel and Scuba Diver Training and Tours

Scuba Skills Update

Are you a certified scuba diver who has not been active for  the past two or more years?

We have the “Update” program for you. Spend 4 – 5 hours with our staff at our facility to gain knowledge necessary to feel confident and competent in the water. All equipment is included.

Become a Certified Diver

So you have completed your Pool and Classroom training with your local instructor…
What’s next?
Spend two days with our staff to gain your Open Water Diver Rating.

Cost: $350.00 + Agency Fees + Optional Boat Charter Fees.

International Scuba Diver Referral Program

We know that you have talked about it, now let’s do it.
Spend 25 – 30 hours with our staff as we prepare you to explore the depths of our Emerald Sea.
Home Study, Classroom, Pool, Confined Water and Open Water Training will lead to your NAUI / SSI / PADI Open Water Diver Certification

Cost: $600.00 per person minimum of 2 persons.
Private Lessons:  $950.00 per person.

Emerald Sea Dive Charter

Dive some of the best cold water sites in the World!
As a Certified Scuba Diver, the Juan de Fuca, Gulf Islands, and Saanich Inlet gives you unparalleled opportunities and varieties of dive sites. We have wrecks, walls, reefs and fjords all teaming with life.
Your days of adventure will be based on tides and weather and ability. Daily Charters include 2 tank, 5-hour trips. Tanks, weights, snacks and hot beverages are included.

Cost: $115.00 per person.

Emerald Sea Sight-Seeing Charter

So you are not a snorkel or scuba diver? No Problem. We can take you out on a two – three-hour sightseeing tour where you will likely view Golden and Bald eagles, seals, sea lions, porpoise, whales, and orcas. Hot beverages and snacks included.

Cost:  $110.00 per person  ( 5 person minimum)


Monday – Saturday: 10 am – 5.00 pm

By Appointment Only

The Dive Shop is closed on all Civic and State Holidays.

707 Downey Road, Deep Cove, N. Saanich Vancouver Island, B.C., V8L 5P8