SSI Basic Course

Explore the god of sea's domain in either in a confined pool or in open waters as the SSI Try Scuba or Try Scuba Diving Program helps you enjoy the submerged world below without having to commit to a longer certification. The SSI Try Scuba or SSI Try Scuba Diving Recognition rating will be received post program completion

Try Scuba Diving Course Essentials


  • Be at least 10 years of age or older


  • 1 Pool Session (3 hours)
  • Full equipment rental
  • Instructor/Divemaster fees
    (ratio – 6 students : 1 instructor)

Try Scuba Diving Components

The SSI Try Scuba Course consists of one (1) pool session.

Pool Session

During you Pool Session you will do doing the following:

  • Equipment Familiarization
  • Equipment Assembly
  • Basic Underwater Skills
  • Buoyancy Practise
  • Underwater Exploration

1 Session: Sunday (9am)
Course Duration: 2-3 hours
Location: Outram Secondary School

Open Water Diver Course

What is Try Scuba Diving?

Understandably, some may feel apprehensive about plunging into the world of scuba diving. So before you begin your diving journey, we give you an exciting taste of being underwater in a safe environment.

Internationally recognized, SSI is one of the largest, most trusted and acknowledged scuba training agencies in the world today. An SSI Dive Professional will educate you with all you need to know and with their guidance, you will gain skills you need for your first experience underwater.

With Try Scuba Diving, you get a glimpse into the basics of diving conveniently at local swimming pool. If you love the experience, take the leap and continue your dive journey to become a certified Open Water Diver.

You will receive a Try Scuba Diving recognition card for your experience. Your Try Scuba open water dive will be considered as one of the required dives should you decide to become an Open Water diver within the first six months.

Please be reminded that SSI Try Scuba Diving is conducted only in the pool. You will not be certified to dive in the sea.

Why Learn The Try Scuba Diving Course

Explore the marine world in an enclosed diving site without having to commit to a longer certification program through the entry-level program, SSI Try Scuba.

  • Allows the youth to learn groundwork for scuba diving at an early age.
  • Experience scuba diving in a confined pool environment.
  • Experience two to three hours of diving opportunity.
  • Prepare the participants for advance knowledge and challenges on the Open Water Diver Course
  • Receive the SSI Try Scuba or SSI Try Scuba Diving recognition rating

Sample Itinerary

Outram Pool


  • Every Sunday


  •  9am to 12nn


  • Pool @ Outram Secondary School
    3 York Hill, Singapore 168622

Bus Services

  • 174

Nearest MRT Stations

  • 1Outram Park MRT (EW16-NE3) 0.7 km
  • Chinatown MRT (NE4) 0.78 km
  • Clarke Quay MRT – Entrance/Exit B 1.08 km

What's Next?

The fun doesn’t need to stop there! With just a little more training, you can go even further – imagine diving in underwater shipwrecks, with sharks, or becoming an underwater photographer! It's your chance to move to the next level in your diving adventures.