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Credentials + Commitments -The Dive Bus 2020

Looking for a dive center committed to quality, safety, ocean protection, sustainability and fun?

 You’re in the right place.

Our commitments to you: quality and safety

The Dive Bus Crew

2018 Meet The Dive Bus Crew, web The Dive Bus Dive Crew are insured, renewed PADI professional divers, with a great attitude and bucket-loads of enthusiasm.

We're all here to ensure you have a great time and get the most out of every dive you make.


Safety Policy

PADI 5 Star Dive Center ("Resort")


We meet and follow the strict safety and quality standards for PADI 5 Star dive centers and pay annual membership fees.

All Dive Bus Crew members are current, renewed and insured PADI professional instructors, or "retired" PADI Pros.

Curacao Tourist Board approved Dive Operator

We're a Curacao Tourist Board approved Dive Operator, meeting the independently-audited quality standards required to be a member of the CHATA Curacao Dive Task Force.

Curacao's #1 PADI 5 Star Dive Center

We've been awarded the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence every year since they were introduced, and have been Curacao's number 1 PADI 5 Star Dive Center on Trip Advisor for almost as long - thanks to reviews from divers like you.

CHATA Dive Task Force member

Curacao Dive Task Force logo

We're a member of the Curacao Hospitality And Tourism Association Dive Task Force, focusing on dive quality and safety standards, protecting Curacao's dive sites, and promoting Curacao as the quality dive and vacation destination that it is.

Our commitments to taking care and giving back

x-sell AWARE Advanced Open WaterThe first dive center to offer this unique PADI AWARE Advanced Open Water Diver course

Enthusiastically supported by our buddies at Project AWARE and PADI ("An amazing initiative!"), The Dive Bus PADI AWARE Advanced Open Water Diver course is perfect for families or friends wanting to get more from every dive, by improving their dive skills and confidence, while discovering simple ways to take care of our reefs and oceans, every day.

And ... it's a LOT of fun!


Curacao's first 100% Project AWARE Dive Center

In 2016, we took our efforts to supporting Project AWARE
to protect, preserve and respect our beautiful, fragile underwater environment to a new level.

By making a donation to Project AWARE on behalf of each PADI dive course student we certify, we help create AWARE Ambassadors for the oceans.


Recycle, Reduce, Reuse

Our commitments - PADI Green Star

Curacao's first PADI Green Star Dive Center

In 2016, we earned the PADI Green Star™ Dive Center Award for "demonstrating dedication to the environment and conservation - sustainable tourism - across a range of business functions." We do this by focusing on "Reduce, Re-use, Recycle" and making it easy for our divers to do the same.


Curacao's first dive center to 'Adopt A Dive Site'

In June 2016, we adopted our house reef through Project AWARE's Adopt a Dive Site program and run FREE monthly dive site clean up dives with divers just like you. More info here.

Together, we keep the reef as clean and healthy as possible, so you'll enjoy diving 'our back yard' as much as we do :)


Eco Policy

Sustainability at The Dive Bus

Check out a bunch MORE ways we're working to protect our reefs and oceans - and a bunch of ways that you can make a difference too, without even getting wet...