a bit about us

time to meet the team!

Nice to meet you!

The ELD Training Team:

Our Instructor Team has over 55 years of combined Scuba Training Experience.

We offer all PADI courses from beginner, to Specialities, to Instructor

We are based in Blackburn and Burnley, but cover ALL of the North West

Our Instructor team are waiting for your call!

What's New!

and latest updates


Stonyhurst College choose ELD to manage their Scuba Training Extra Curriculum Activities

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Feb 01 2020 10:30am

PADI Educational Facility

PADI award ELD 'Educational Facility' Status

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Jan 19, 2019 09:00am

New ELD Logo

New ELD Logo Designed

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Dec 21, 2018 14:30pm

Meet the Team

and get to know us!

more about us

time to learn about the team!



100% PADI

At ELD, we are committed to providing you with the best training possible, and to achieve that aim, we work alongside the most widely recognised Scuba training organisation - PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors.

With over 6,200 PADI Dive Centres, your certification will be recognised worldwide

Be The Best - Be PADI !


A Full Trips, Holidays, and Events Calendar

At East Lancs Diving, we are committed to enjoying the underwater world - as such its not all about Diver Training - we conduct Many UK Trips, Foreign Holidays, and other Social Events - Check out our TRIPS Page!

Proven Results

The ELD Instructor team has been teaching Scuba Diving at all levels for over 15 years, and between the team we have undertaken literally HUNDREDS of Diver certifications

Our Instructors have achieved PADI 'Elite' Status regularly over many years

Our key is to work with you at YOUR pace - whilst we have average times to certification, we will work with you to achieve a SAFE and COMPETENT Scuba Diver!

Our CORE & Speciality Courses