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The CIP is open all year round without interruption

Center providing professional training.

○ Deutschsprachige tauchbasis

○ English spoken 


Our Certifications


  • From First Dive to preparation for Dejeps(State Diploma in Youth, Popular Education and Sport) or MF1 through all levels.

  • All mixed courses: Trimix and Nitrox. (Our TEK site)

  • AP Diving Rebreather Training.

  • PADI : from scuba diver to divemaster.

Internship and level 4 exams in 2021 :

From 04/19 to 04/29 exam on 04/30 and 05/01

From 05/31 to  06/10 exam on 06/11+12

From 09/20 to 09/30 exam on 10/1+2



Available for reservation

Take advantage of all the services available in our Scuba Diving Center. From training to exploration, you will find your happiness to enjoy your stay in the water serenely. Make sure you book well in advance. We look forward to seeing you soon at the CIP Nice.

Exploration dive

Various trainings

News and Announcements

Things are constantly moving at CIP Nice, and as valued users it is important to us that you stay informed. Browse announcements about our events.

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Winter Program

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COVID Safety Rules

We are now closed every Sunday afternoon, and every Thurday morning AND afternoon.
Appointments are at 8:30 am and 1:30 pm.

Reservations are made the day before, before 6 p.m. at the latest by email.
To specify your level and mobile number and the dive concerned.

Wearing a mask is mandatory inside the CIP.
Please respect the recommended distancing measures.
Use the hydro alcoholic gel available at the entrance.


Richard VIAL 

BEES 2, Instructor Nitrox, Instructor PADI.
21000 dives… Trainer of the RAID diving team, of the Oceanographic Museum, he did the first dive of Commander Cousteau's little girls… and his passion is still overflowing !


Christian HEITZ

BEES 1, Instructor Nitrox, Instructor PADI.

A diver from the cold, who gave in to the sirens of Mare Nostrum. You will be able to speak with him indifferently in German, English or French, whatever the language, the smile and the competence will be there !

The center

Close to the port, the center has

  • More than 60 tanks between 12 and 15 liters

  • Children's tanks 6, 8 and 10 liters

  • About thirty stab

  • Over fifty wetsuits of all sizes, from the Aqualung brand.

  • The regulators, around thirty, are Aqualung brand and are revised once a year.

  • Fins, masks and snorkels are not left out and are sufficient to equip all René-Madeleine divers.

  • In addition, the CIP has two compressors of 50 and 60 m3 / hour. Our premises include a reception room of 100 m2, a classroom and an administrative office.

2 Ruelle des Moulins

(Rue du Lazaret)

06300 NICE

+33 (0)4 93 55 59 50 ou +33 (0)6 09 52 55 57


Contact Us

Merci pour votre envoi !