About Us

Divecor caters to everyone, delivering internationally recognised PADI Scuba programs and Diveheart Adaptive Scuba programs.

Meet the team

Divecor’s Mission

Our aim is to provide opportunities for children and adults of all abilities to experience the magnificence of the underwater world – diving is an awesome way to build your courage and self-esteem and discover your potential.

We’re proud to specialise in adaptive diving – we train divers with a variety of physicaland cognitive limitations and disabilities to dive safely and independently.

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Our Facilities

Blaydon
Shibdon Road, Blaydon On Tyne, Tyne And Wear, NE21 5NW

Our theory and pool sessions are held at the following times.

Wednesday Evening
Times 7:30 to 9:30

Thursday Evening
18:30 to 19:15, Theory

Thursday Evening
19:30 to 20:30, Pool

For any queries in regards to session times, please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Meet the Team

Meet the Divecor Team and see them in action. We’re dedicated to helping people at all levels get the most out of Scuba diving and enjoying every minute in the water.

Geoff HayMaster Instructor, EFR Instructor

Director Geoff Hay has been a PADI Instructor since 2010 and became a Master instructor in 2014. Geoff’s role in Divecor is to facilitate PADI and Diveheart courses to people of all abilities and to work with suppliers and affiliated organisations.

Jo BrownIDC Staff Instructor, Diveheart Instructor, EFR Instructor

Director Jo Brown has been a PADI instructor for 20 years and a Diveheart instructor for 3 years. Jo Brown formed Divecor in 2017 to facilitate diving to people of all abilities. Jo organises the daily activities which include working directly with suppliers and affiliated organisations.

Wayne Blackett Instructor
Paul Fettes Instructor
Jo McCreadie Instructor
Audrey McNaughton Assistant Instructor
Dave Curry Divemaster
Lindsay Divemaster
Jamie Hayes Divemaster
Michael Jenkins Trainee Divemaster
Jason Ash Trainee Divemaster
James Ash Trainee Divemaster

We are partners with

PADI is the world’s leading Scuba diver training organisation. They’ve issued more than 25 million certifications worldwide to date.

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Diveheart provides and supports educational Scuba diving programs that are open to children, adults and veterans with a disability, providing physical and psychological therapeutic value.

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