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UB Diving

Address: 2440 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, British Columbia V9M 2L6, Canada
Phone Number: +1 877-883-3843
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Ranked #6 of 13 Activities in Courtenay
Type: Water sports, Adventure
Owner description: We have the most experienced and diverse team of PADI Instructors in Comox Valley. Private courses...
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Type: Water sports, Adventure
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: We have the most experienced and diverse team of PADI Instructors in Comox Valley. Private courses are available and surprisingly inexpensive. We have NITROX. Dive with sea lions, octopus, wolf eels and so much more. Our rental department is the best around consisting of top of the line AQUALUNG regulators, APEKS weight integrated BCDs that hold enough lead that you won't need a belt and WHITES FUSION dry suits with replacable neck and wrist seals for a perfect fit every time. Don't use some rental wet suit (YUCK!) that other people have peed in! We offer all PADI courses and we issue PADI CERTIFICATION CARD guaranteeing that your card will be recognized anywhere in the world. If you are not certified yet or just need to do your ocean dives call us. Dive dry, warm & comfortable with experienced pros.

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English first
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

I went through UB for my Open Water and Advanced Open Water course. The diving Instructor teaches more then `Just the required` and ensures you are safe, comfortable, understand the course and having fun! Rentals we used are products they sell, not warn out, great equipment! Shellie and Sean are always taking care of their customers even when rushed to... More 

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prince george
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

I recently dove with these guys and my experience was fantastic. I bought a drysuit from here and got a great deal, the owner Sean did a great job putting the boots on and making sure the suit was tight. I did two boat dives of which both were great. The boat was in great shape, it was tidy and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

My wife wrote a review with regards to our trouble booking a charter After trying via email, and phone -after two weeks, we finally were able to book our charter with the owners wife on a Monday for the following weekend. She first scolded my wife for not trying hard enough since there are so many ways to get in... More 

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Comox, British Columbia, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

I completed my dry-suit course as well as my rescue diver course through UB diving and was very happy with the courses. Sean and Shelly, the owners are both very friendly and make every effort to make your dive experience a great one. I have also bought much of my dive equipment through their shop and not only do they... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Got my Padi open water diver through them. Really nice people. Very knowledgeable staff. I felt safe and comfortable the whole time. Had a blast!!!!!

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

I took the PADI Open Water Course with Sean on Canada day weekend. He did a phenominal job of catering to everyone's individual experience and comfort level. He has a wealth of experience and a great sense of humour that make the trip a pleasure. He was punctual every day and his rental equipment was great. He also had another... More 

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Black Diamond, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

I had a great time! Excellent people and learned so much about diving and beyond.

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

My husband and I booked a charter with this company on the recommendation of a family member that lives in the area. We had trouble getting a charter booked leaving messages that were not returned. When we did finally book, the women in the shop treated us like it was our fault that we didn't connect. We paid one price... More 

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Management response:

Please accecpt our apologies. We can not explain why you had trouble connecting, we do have a phone as well as atoll free line, email, voice mail, FB etc and we keep regular busness hours 6 days a week. We have no excuse and the employee of whom you speak no longer works here. We do have regular rates but... More 

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