SSI Try Scuba Tioman

Want to experience SCUBA diving, but don’t have the time to complete a dive course? Then Try Scuba could be for you! This is a half day program, designed for beginner divers. You do not need any prior experience to complete this program, and swimming skills are not essential, as with the other courses. You will be breathing underwater, and diving on the coral reef straight away.



Why choose TDC?

  • Based in Pulau Tioman since 1993, we are one of the longest standing dive centres on the island. With a great reputation, due to our exceptional levels of safety and high standards.
  • We are based on a stunning tropical island that offers a relaxing and friendly environment.
  • Our dive sites offer stunning wildlife and scenery, whilst at the same time being perfect for learner divers due to our sheltered and shallow waters.
  • We do not cut corners, and pride ourselves on delivering high quality instruction, to ensure that you, as a student diver, become a safe and competent diver.

What is involved?

  • A short session involving basic theory with your instructor.
  • A skills session in shallow water, to ensure that you are comfortable in the water and with your equipment.
  • An open water dive from the beach (RM140).

Compulsory Pre-requisites

  • There are no pre-requisites to complete a Try Scuba experience.
  • You just need to complete a short medical questionnaire to ensure you are fit to dive – ask us for more details.
  • This is a great option for people who have never tried diving before, or those who are less confident in the water.

How long does the program take?

  • Our Try Scuba session usually takes between 2 – 3 hours.

What is included?

The price includes everything you need for your dive experience.

  • Your diving equipment
  • Your theory session
  • Your skills session in shallow water
  • Dive insurance for the duration of the program

What do I need to bring?

  • Your swim suit
  • A towel
  • A sense of adventure

Age Requirements

  • You must be minimum 10 yrs old to complete this program.

Time Saving Options

  • There are no time saving options for this program.

Payment Options

  • Payments can be made in cash (MYR) or by card when you are here on the island. When booking the course, a deposit of 50% is required in advance via bank transfer.

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