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Emergency First Response

Emergency First Response Emergency First Response training focuses on building confidence in lay rescuers and increasing their willingness to respond when faced with a medical emergency. Course participants learn simple to follow steps for emergency care and practice applying skills in a nonstressful learning environment. All courses are supported by self-study manuals, videos and quick reference cards to enhance learning and allow you start learning right away. EFR courses meet the CPR and first aid training requirements for the PADI […]

Local Accommodation and Restaurants

Porthkerris Cafe, Porthkerris – 01326 280620 Fat Apples Cafe, Porthallow – 01326 281559 The Five Pilchards, Porthallow – 01326 280256 The Three Tuns, St Keverne – 01326 281101 The White Hart, St Keverne – 01326 280325 The Greenhouse, St Keverne – 01326 280800 Roskillys, St Keverne – 01326 280479 The Paris, Coverack – 01326 280258 Harbour Lights Cafe, Coverack – 01326 280612 The Lifeboat House, Coverack – 01326 281400 The Trengilly Wartha Inn, Constantine (14 miles) – 01326 340332 The Boatyard Cafe, Gweek (12 miles) – 01326 221404 The Shipwrights, Helford Village […]


About Porthkerris Porthkerris is a beautiful secluded cove tucked away on the eastern side of the Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall. It has close proximity to some of the best shore and boat diving the U.K has to offer which makes it a truley unmissable dive location. Porthkerris Divers is a family run dive centre with highly experienced instructors and skippers. All the facilities are on the beach making your diving trip that much easier. Two charter boats run from the shore […]


Porthkerris Divers makes no recommendation or accepts responsibility for any of the accommodation listed below: Trengilly Wartha Constantine 01326 340332 Trengilly Wartha is situated in a small hamlet in an area designated as being of outstanding natural beauty, about one mile from the village of Constantine. There are six cottage bedrooms in the hotel all have their own facilities and are thoughtfully and attractively furnished. Treleague B&B and Cottage St Keverne 01326 281500 Treleague is a family run B&B and […]


We are proud of the local communities that surround Porthkerris. If you're visiting for just a day or for a weeks holiday and wether you're travelling solo or with the whole family we hope the information on places to eat and places to stay is helpful. Local Food & Drink Local Accommodation

PADI Open Water

The PADI Open Water course is designed as entry level course resulting in a certification enabling you to dive to a depth of 18m with any other qualified diver. The PADI Open Water Diver certification is the most recognised dive qualification worldwide. The course is run over 3 days and consists of self study at home before the course (your book will be sent to you), five theory review sessions (quite short and painless if you’ve done your homework)!, four […]

Beyond Open Water

Now you’ve completed your Open Water Diver course, what’s next? The next logical step is Advanced Open Water Diver, but you may feel you want to gain a little more experience before you do it. Or you may have qualified abroad, in clear, warm water, and want to get experience of UK diving before doing the Advanced Open Water Course. We have just the thing for you. Aimed at new Open Water divers, or those who have not yet experienced […]

PADI Advanced Open Water

The PADI Advanced Open Water course is designed to build confidence and give students diving experience under the supervision of experienced instructors and certified PADI assistants.The course consists of 5 dives ran over 2 days giving students experience of different types of diving chosen from boat diving, deep diving, underwater navigation, wreck diving, drift diving, underwater photography (camera hire not included), fish identification and various underwater tasks to broaden students awareness and capabilities. The course qualifies students to dive to 30 […]