Find the treasures of
the underwater world

Platinum SCUBA, located in downtown Lethbridge, was established out of a desire to provide the local scuba diving community with high quality scuba instruction, equipment, and service. We strive to make scuba diving fun and enjoyable for our students, customers, and friends. We welcome future and current scuba divers alike, whether you are yet to get your face wet, or you breathe, eat, and sleep scuba.

We invite you to browse our site, contact us with any inquiries, or come visit us at our clean and comfortable Dive Centre and talk to us in person.

About Us

Diving courses road map

  • Discover SCUBA Diving

    Have you ever wondered what it's like to breathe underwater? If you want to find out but aren't quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if you like it.

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  • Open Water Certification

    If you've always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wonderous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world's most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.

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  • Specialties

    Beyond your open water course PADI offers a multitide of specailties to suit your various interests from Altitude to Night, to Boat, to Drysuit, to Sidemount, to Full Face Mask, to Nitrox and beyond. With a wide range of specialties and distinctive specialties the water is truly your playground.

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  • Go Pro - Teach Diving

    As you further your professional scuba diving education, you'll be able to offer more courses. Divemaster is your first professional step, and affords you quite a few opportunities. As an Open Water Scuba Instructor you can teach others how to scuba dive. From there you can continue on up the ranks all the way to Course Director.

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Trusted Dive Gear

Hollis
Hollis

Designed and built in the USA using cutting edge materials and proven technologies, Hollis manufactures dependable and innovative equipment for the sport diver through to the technical expert.

Shearwater
Shearwater

Engineered, designed, and constructed in Canada, Shearwater Research creates computers for divers demanding more from themselves and their diving experience. Whether you're an air, nitrox, multi gas trimix or closed circuit rebreather diver, Shearwater offers products which are powerful, simple and reliable.

DUI
DUI

Handcrafted in San Diego, California, DUI drysuits set the standard for fit, quality materials,and impeccable workmanship. Outstanding products, top notch service, and unparalleled support all combine to ensure DUI remains the leading drysuit manufacturer in the world.

Ocean Reef
Ocean Reef

The OCEAN REEF Neptune Series provides a revolutionary take on the full face mask. They offer great visual fields, superior comfort, reliability, exceptional safety, durability, AND they are easy to use! Whether you are a professional or commercial diver, or just a person who feels like picking up the sport of scuba diving; the OCEAN REEF Neptune Series has a mask tailored just for you!

TUSA
TUSA

Founded by Kazuo Tabata in Tokyo, Japan in 1952, Tusa is one of the world's first scuba equipment manufacturers. For over 55 years, Tusa products have shaped the future of diving and their commitment to innovation and quality of design is unmatched.

Light & Motion
Light & Motion

In diving every component needs to be reliable including your lighting system. Factory sealed, tested, and certified to the FL-1 Standard, the lights are guaranteed to perform. These lighting solutions have been conscientiously designed to seamlessly integrate into your diving experience so the light will feel as natural as your own vision.

Oceaner
Oceaner

Made in Canada, Oceaner wetsuits use top of the line Yamamoto neoprene rubber and can be custom tailored for the ultimate in fit and comfort. From triathlon, to free diving, to scuba, Oceaner wetsuits put quality first.

Oceanic
Oceanic

Headquartered in San Leandro, California is a 120,000 square foot building that houses one of the most innovative and technologically advanced life-support equipment manufacturing facilities in the world. Oceanic's team of engineers, product designers, and manufacturing experts is dedicated to the philosophy of excellence.

Pinnacle
Pinnacle

Pinnacle remains the fastest-growing brand of thermal protection, even after holding this mantle for several years. They remain the most innovative, focused, and reliable manufacturer, offering the most complete line of wetsuits, drysuits, and accessories available.

See the underwater world
with your own eyes


Bonaire 2017

Join Platinum Scuba for this great early winter trip to the shore diving capital of the Caribbean! Located eighty-six miles east of Aruba, the Dutch Caribbean island of Bonaire offers year-round sunshine, low annual rainfall, pristine coral formations and the most thriving fish population in the Caribbean. Stay tuned as more details about this trip are unveiled. Dates and prices TBD.

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Local Diving

Although we are landlocked in Southern Alberta there are still a variety of dive sites that many divers take advantage of. Ranging from BC, to Calgary, Banff, Waterton and even down into the USA you aren't far from water to dive in. Local conditions are more challenging which helps your skill and experience when you decide to come along on a nice warm water adventure with us.

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