Training  Agencies

CDWS recognise the following technical training agencies

CDWS recognise the following training agencies:

The list of accredited organisations for diving activities. Any organisation that is on this list that wishes to register a snorkel guide course to be recognised and accepted in Egypt, must submit an official application to the CDWS along with the course material and criteria in order for the CDWS to ensure that the course conforms with the international training standards and the technical and vocational core standards, as well and to be ensure that it’s applicable in Egypt.

Name Description WebSite
WOSD World Organisation of Scuba Diving
VDWS VDWS – competent for windsurfing, kitesurfing, dinghy-, catamaransailing and SUP.
IDDA International Discovery Diving Association
ACUC International Canada
ANDI American Nitrox Divers International, USA
BSAC British Sub Aqua Club
CMAS Europe, Belgium
DRI Dive Rescue International
FIAS Associazone Italian Attivita Subacquee, Italy
FLASSA Federation Luxembourgeoise Des Activities Et Sports Subaquatiques, Luxemburg.
HAS INTERNATIONAL (Handicapped scuba Assoc), USA.
IAHD International Association of Handicapped Divers, Holland
IANTD International Association of Nitrox and Technical Divers, Inc.
IDEA International Diving Educators Association
ISDA International Scuba Diving Academy, Italy
MDEA Multinational Diving Educators Association, USA
NACD National Association for Cave Diving, USA
NASE National Academy of Scuba Educators, USA
NAUI National Association of Underwater Instructors
NDF Norges Dykkeforbund, Norway
NDL National Dive League
NOB Nederlandse Onderwatersport Bond, Holland
NSS-CD National Speleological Society Cave Diving Section, USA
PADI Professional Association of Diving Instructors
PDIC Professional Diving Instructors Corporation
Pro Tec Professional Technical Diving International
PSAI Professional Scuba Association International
PSS Professional Scuba Schools
SDI Scuba Diving International
SNSI Scuba Nitox Safety International, Italy
SSDF Svenska Sportdy Karförbundet, Sweden
SSI Scuba Schools International (Wordwide)
SSI TXR SSI Technical Extended Range
Sukeltajaliitto Divers Association, Finland
TDI Technical Diving International
VDST Verband Deutscher Sporttaucher E.V, Germany

Water Sport
Name Description WebSite
IKO kiteboarding organization specializing in kiteboard education
RYA The Royal Yachting Association
ESWF Egyptian Sailing and Water Ski Federation
All - Russian Federation of sailing All - Russian Federation of sailing
Boats - Sailing Boats - Kite