About us

We are two diving instructors who are truly passionate about our work: Miguel Portillo Ruíz & Miguel Álvarez Wainer.
Though we've spent a long time in the diving world, we still hold on to the same desire as the first day.
We have a million things to tell you about us, and about our projects - so we'd like to invite you to discover Buceo Agaete over a coffee!

And for those too far away to drop by, we are only a phone call away, and always in social media.

Baptisms ⁄ Try Diving

Have you ever dreamt of flying and getting to know other planets...?

Well, when we talk diving, we certainly can!!
On your first contact with diving you will experience the feeling of flying and discovering new worlds.
You will realize diving is much easier than what it seems.
At Buceo Agaete we understand perfectly that this experience is unique, and that it is one of the most amazing things you will do in your life. For that very reason we put all means in our power to help make that day absolute perfection.
The entire experience is approach peacefuly, without any rush, using last generation equipment and with an instructor dedicated exclusively to you and your partner.
You'll see: it's simpler than it seems!!
Don't hesitate to call us at +34-9285-54254, we are always glad to hear from you.

Cursos

The Sea is calling...

We all say it, but only a few of us actually do it.
We understand at a very deep level that education and experience are the foundation of a good diver. That is why your instruction is our priority!
You'll find that in each and every one of our courses:
- Truly individual attention is always the rule.
- We only use last generation material.
- We understand each person learns at a different pace, and therefore we will always give you all the time you need untion your preparation is perfect
- We do not stop at the required standards, but we have added our own system to help you get more of your instruction.
- Our groups are small.
- All materials and insurance are provided through the course.


 
 

Beginners' course

Scuba diver

This program is for students who do not have the time to complete the Open Water Diver program, and provides you with the training and experience required to dive in open water environments under the supervision of a dive professional. You will earn the SSI Scuba Diver certification, which can be upgraded to the SSI Open Water Diver certification with additional training.

Details
  • Minimum age: 12
  • Certification Required: No
  • Number of Academic Sessions: Online program
  • Number of Pool or Confined Water Sessions: 1 day
  • Number of Immersions in Open Water: 2
  • Maximum depth for instruction: 12 meters
  • Recommended duration of program: 2 full days
Beginners' course

Open Water Diver

This globally-recognized certification program is the best way to begin your life-long adventure as a certified scuba diver. Personalized training is combined with in-water practice sessions to ensure you have the skills and experience required to become truly comfortable underwater. You will earn the SSI Open Water Diver certification.

Details
  • Minimum age: 12
  • Certification Required: No
  • Number of Academic Sessions: Online program
  • Number of Pool or Confined Water Sessions: 1 day
  • Number of Immersions in Open Water: 4
  • Maximum depth for instruction: 18 meters(edad 15+)
Second Level Course

Advanced Open Water Diver

SSI Advanced Open Water Diver is the next recognition rating on the path to becoming an SSI Master Diver, and includes four SSI Specialty program Digital Kits. After completing the four SSI Specialty programs that interest you, as well as 24 logged dives, you will automatically receive the SSI Advanced Open Water Diver recognition rating, along with your SSI Specialty program certifications.

Detalles
  • Minimum age: 10
  • Certification Required: (check prior individual requirements)
  • Number of Academic Sessions: it varies
  • Number of Pool or Confined Water Sessions: it varies
  • Number of Immersions in Open Water: 24
  • Maximum depth for instruction: it varies
  • Recommended duration of program: it varies
Third Level Course

Dive Guide

This program gives you the skills and experience required to safely lead groups of certified divers, and is the first step towards an exciting career as an SSI Dive Professional without requiring you to complete an instructor program. Professional Dive Guides can work for SSI Dive Centers, guiding dives in a variety of environments and conditions. You will earn the SSI Dive Guide certification after completing this program.

Detalles
  • Minimum age: 15⁄18 with active status
  • Certification Required: Certificación Advanced Adventurer, Diver Stress & Rescue, 40 immersions registered, equivalent certification or experience: Orientation, Night Diving & Limited visibility, Deep Diving.
  • Number of Academic Sessions: it varies
  • Number of Pool or Confined Water Sessions: it varies
  • Number of Immersions in Open Water: 10 or a minimum of 50 total
  • Maximum depth for instruction: 40 meters
  • Recommended duration of program: 35-45 hours
Third Level Course

Dive Master

The Dive Master course is composed of the Dive Guide & the Science of Diving course, aiming to create well prepared, versatile and experienced professionals.
A Divemaster can teach Try Scuba (only pool) and help SSI Instructors with Pool and Confined Water instructions, as well as with Open Water if under direct supervision.
A Divemaster can also direct and guide certified divers.

Requirements:
  • Minimum age: 18 years
  • Minimum of 60 registered immersions.
Third Level Course

Specializations

  • Nitrox
  • Pecios
  • Deep Diving
  • Night Diving & Limited visibility
  • Orientation
  • Flotability
  • Stréss & Rescue
  • Caves
  • Currents
  • Dry Suit
  • Search and Recovery
  • React Right
  • Dive Science
Excursions
Below the waterline, we'll take you to a submarine landscape of sea fans, marine cliffs & corals; you will see manta rays, haddock, halibut, butterfly rays, and the angelshark, which very hard to find elsewhere since it is in danger of extinction - the pride of the bay.
We dive daily, in the mornings and afternoons and alonside the entire island.
We perform immersions from both shore and from aboard a ship.

Some Ejxampls:

Baja de Faneque   *   Martorell Caves   *   Las Gorgonias de Agaete   *   Las Merinas   *   Sardina Lighthouse   *   Sardina   *   Caleton Oscuro   *   Caleta   *   Farallón   *   Juncal   *   El Ancla


 
 

 
Travel

Much mopre than just diving...

At Buceo Agaete Agency we select the best diving destinations in the world for you. Always offering top quality and personalized service.
Year round trips.
Our team is thoroughly knowledgeable of the diving destinations we offer.

Gestionamos para ti los mejores viajes de buceo del mundo:

Red Sea
Maldives

 
 

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