Our team: diving instructors in Aqaba, Jordan
Coral Garden is a family-owned dive center located in the heart of Aqaba, Jordan. With more than 10 years of diving experience, our team of PADI, SDI & SSI scuba diving instructors can offer a full spectrum of diving courses and activities.
What we offer
Full range of PADI, SDI & SSI Diving Courses, from beginner up to professional level.
- Specialty courses for divers who aim to upgrade their skills & abilities
- Diving courses for kids and teenagers
- Refresher courses
- Snorkeling trips
- Daily shores dive and boat dives
- Night dives, sunset and sunrise dives
- Professional underwater photos
For certified divers, we also provide custom diving packages to make your dive trip in Aqaba the best diving experience you’ll ever have.
Come as a guest, leave as a friend!
Our relaxed way of doing things is what attracts divers to come back again and again.
But don’t just take our word for it. As you’ll see from our reviews, our family-like atmosphere makes us the go-to dive center in Aqaba.
At Coral Garden dive center, we offer personalized service, small groups and – above all – a fantastic underwater experience with memories to last you a lifetime. In line with our vision, we maintain the highest safety standards while maintaining a friendly and fun atmosphere.
Meet your diving instructors in Aqaba, Jordan
We all love diving, the underwater world, and the Red Sea lifestyle. While individually we all bring something different to the team - together - we show the consistency of our values to give you the best diving experience in Aqaba.
General Manager/MSDT/EFR Instructor
Since he was young, Amar always felt a special connection with the sea. So it wasn’t long until he fulfilled his dream of opening a dive center with his brother Samer.
He's an attentive teacher who loves nothing more than seeing the look on people's faces when they breathe underwater for the first time, or when students finally master a skill they’ve been struggling with.
Although a professional underwater photographer, Samer works more behind the scenes, taking care of the dive equipment care and maintenance. His passion for scuba diving is obvious in the dive shop, which is always stocked with the latest scuba diving gear.
Meticulous in his work, he effortlessly manages to build long-term relationships through his ability to offer exceptional customer service.
Natalya, from Russia, joined the team in 2019. Passionate about diving in all its many aspects, Natalya loves showing people the wonders of the Red Sea. Stay close to her underwater as she'll point out all kinds of sea creatures.
With Natalya, you’re guaranteed to have the best dive experience while respecting the sea and all its inhabitants.
PADI OWSI/EFR Instructor
Regardless of your level of experience, if you want to hone your dive skills or build your comfort in the water, Hani is the person to go to.
Having certified many students, over the years he has learned the best way to make anybody feel confident in the water and develop a deep appreciation for the underwater life.
After taking his first breath underwater, Ismail instantly fell in love with the sea and decided to pursue a career in diving. Ismail enjoys making new friends and showing divers around the wonderful reefs of Aqaba.
He’s currently a PADI divemaster but looks forward to becoming a PADI instructor one day.
CMAS Instructor / Divemaster PADI
In charge of managing the daily diving operations, Maher makes sure every diver has everything they need to dive.
He’s ready to do whatever it takes to make you have the best Aqaba diving experience and approaches every dive with the same enthusiasm as if it were the first time.
Kefah puts her love for diving to use as an office receptionist, overseeing all logistical aspects of the dive shop’s operations.
From welcoming big groups to organizing the perfect VIP tour package, she will help you with your booking needs for the best diving experience in Aqaba.
Balqees is our creative social media specialist. All the photos and videos that you see on our social media pages are lovingly posted by her.
Her goal is simple: to make you fall in love with the magical underwater world and tempt you to dive into the coral-rich waters of Aqaba.
Scuba gear & Logistics
Ayub is our handyman who takes care of all the little things around the dive shop. He’s responsible for rinsing and storing equipment as well as loading tanks to make sure you have plenty of air on your back!
He’s always ready to lend a helping hand and make your dive trip more comfortable.