Puffin Dive Centre

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Puffin Dive Centre is a PADI Career Development Centre & Gold Palm Five Star Instructor Development Centre. This rating is only awarded to centres who have achieved excellence in educational and training proficiency. Puffin Dive Centre teaches courses from basic entry level right through to experienced instructor levels.

Our dive centre is situated approximately 1 mile south of Oban at Port Gallanach. Puffin runs fast Rigid Inflatable Boats dive shuttle trips twice a day to various dive sites around the area. Once you are a qualified diver you can book seats on our regular dive boats which head out to dive sites with abundant life, colour and good visibility.

A "Try A Dive" is an experience of being fully underwater and taking a shallow dive with the confidence of being with an experienced instructor guide with an absolute feeling of safety and enjoyment.  You will swim with many varieties of fish, crabs, octopus and lots of varied and beautiful plant life.  The time will simply fly past as you take your underwater journey. SCUBA experiences can start from as young as 8, with no upper age limit. To book please call the number below.


Gallanach Road,


Argyll, PA34 4QH

Tel:  01631 566088


E-mail  mike@puffin.org.uk