Amber Waves: Where the Prairie Meets the Sea
Premier Swimming & Scuba Diving Center in Wichita, KS
Offering swim lessons, scuba diving and first aid classes for all ages. Whether you're 10 or 100 -- join us for a class or trip and let's enjoy a lifetime of adventures together. We can make your dreams come true!
Ready to make a splash? Our Dive & Swim Shop offers equipment sales, service, and repair. Our sister company, Wichita CPR Training Center, housed in the same building, is also one of the region’s largest provider for First Aid, CPR, AED, and Emergency Oxygen Training.
Our Mission: A Lifetime of Adventure Together
Amber Waves is focused on transformation with a purpose – where faith, family, and friends always come first. We have moved from humble beginnings to becoming Wichita’s headquarters for swim, scuba, first aid, and travel, all housed in a state-of-the-art 11,000 sq. ft. facility. Despite our growth over the years, Amber Waves has never lost sight of our core commitment to offer quality training with a recipe that includes safety first, sprinkled with lots of smiles and laughter! “Let’s Make Your Dreams Come True Together.”
Amber Waves Diving has partnered with Starfish Aquatics Institute to provide swim lessons and other water safety programs. We are also a PADI 5 Star IDC (Instructor Development Center). Five Star IDCs have at least one PADI Course Director on staff and are committed to offering PADI Instructor Development Courses and continuing education opportunities to dive professionals.
Easy Scuba Diving Certification Process
Getting certified in scuba diving is pretty simple. You’ll just take 3-steps to learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including dive equipment and techniques before diving in. We offer in-person classes or PADI eLearning courses are available online. Before you sign up, call (316) 775-6688 first to see what suits your budget best!
1 Open Water Part 1: Knowledge & Confined Water Skill Development
2 Open Water Part 2: Get Certified Locally By Our Team or While On Vacation!
3 Advance Your Skills: Open Water Diver & Specialty Courses
Swim and Scuba Training Facility-coming in 2023
We just MOVED into our brand new state-of-the-art 10,500 sq ft facility at 12959 E. 21st North Wichita, KS 67230! Our new facility features an events patio and 25-yard, 18-foot heated pool that allows us to do specialized training and take our scuba diving school to great depths (literally)!