Entries by chris

Conflict of interest in Singapore’s dive industry

Conflict of interest in Singapore’s dive industry Since the 1950s, scuba diving has evolved to become a billion dollar industry today, making it a well-loved recreational activity. At the centre of the industry’s upward trend is the establishment of dive training agencies. They play an important role by ensuring that those who take up scuba […]

Level Playing Field?

Unlike the other blog posts, this will be of a more personal nature, and I’ll be sharing my observations on the state of the dive industry in Singapore. These views are solely my own and do not represent any organisation or persons. I’m 51 this year, and after spending more than half my life teaching […]

Planning To Take Up Scuba Lessons?

Planning to take up Scuba Diving lessons? Here is how to choose a reliable dive operator. S$370 all-in package for a beginner dive course? That was an example of how low diving packages were going for at a recent dive expo fair in Singapore. Everyone loves a good bargain (myself, included), but not all dive […]


Why Simply Scuba?

Since the early 1990’s Christopher Lee, the owner and a PADI Course Director at Simply Scuba, has been teaching PADI scuba diving courses full time. Chris opened Simply Scuba to ensure that Singaporean divers have a professionally managed and organized dive operator which provides options for those based in the city. Chris understands the importance […]



We offer from beginner to instructor level. Weekly programme.   Develop Your Diving Skills with Simply Scuba Singapore   Are you a certified diver? Do you want to develop your diving skills but are not sure what is the next PADI Course for you to take? At Simply Scuba we provide the full range of […]


Why Learn to Scuba Dive with Simply Scuba

Why Learn to Scuba Dive with Simply Scuba Are you looking for adventure? Are you ready for a challenge? Do you want a way to get out of the city and explore? Perhaps you just want a new hobby and the chance to make new friends? The PADI Open Water Course is the first level […]


Simply Scuba – DM Internship – January 2019

Go Pro with a Simply Scuba’s Divemaster Internship programme in Singapore and Tioman Are you thinking about becoming a PADI Divemaster? Would you like to eventually live the life of a PADI Instructor? Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you want to develop your diving skills further and feel a sense of great […]