Internationally qualified, locally recognized.

Scubalife is Bahrain’s leading diving and watersports centre, providing a wide range of diving excursions and professional training qualifications in diving, powerboating, PWC (jet skis) and sailing through its subsidiary, BISS Marine.

Scubalife also provides kite surfing, wakeboarding, water-skiing and kneeboarding tuition and activities.

A team of experienced instructors, with qualifications from PADI, RYA and BWSW manages Scubalife’s centres at five locations around the Kingdom of Bahrain and runs our boating fleet.

Scubalife offers various tours, boat rental, yacht charters and fun adventures. There’s a large menu to choose from: Fishing trips, fun dive trips, pearl diving trips and custom boat cruises with a choice of destinations that include Jaradah and Al Dar islands, Amwaj and Manama skyline tours. We also offer provisioning and refreshment packages to order. Other trips include Stand Up Paddleboard tours, kayak fishing, jet-ski tours and snorkelling excursions out to many of Bahrain’s reefs.

In addition to diving, training and trips, the company operates on-the-beach watersports centres through its ‘Aqua’ brand - where people can get onto or into the water using rental equipment such as jet skis, kayaks, SUPs and many more - or enjoy thrills and spills riding the latest towables. 

Scubalife offers corporate team building activities and family fun days. Youth development programmes - team building, open day and training - are run for various schools in Bahrain.

With our centres located at Amwaj Marina, the Grove Resort and Palm Beach, Amwaj Islands together with Al Dar Islands and the Bahrain Yacht Club, we can confidently say, that we are the only watersports company in the Kingdom that provides such a complete range of disciplines.

Our Team

Mohamed A. Aljasim

Fueled by his passion to the sea, Mohamed co-founded Scubalife. He is a senior investment executive with over 15 years in-depth experience in structuring and managing complex, diversified investment products and portfolios. He previously held the roles of Head of Investment Banking with Gulf Finance House BSC; Chief Investment Officer of Capital Management House BSCc and Chief Investment Officer of Ibdar Bank BSCc.

Abdulla Bu Ali

Co-founder of Scubalife, Abdulla was born and raised near the sea.  His love for the open water has grown up with him. He first tried scuba diving as an escape from reality and in the process became addicted to the underwater world. This led him to take various professional courses abroad, followed by the Instructor’s Programme in the beautiful Sharm el-Sheikh. The scuba diving adventure has provided the opportunity to dive in many countries including trips to the clear waters of Thailand, living the motto “East, sleep and dive”. 

Ahmed Helaly

Ahmed and his passion of diving and the ocean's realm grew together. He was seduced by the beauty of the Red Sea. During his Journey to earn his PADI Master Instructor certification, Ahmed earned wide experience and knowledge.  Ahmed's dream and plan is to continue satisfying his underwater addiction and attract more sea lovers by teaching them to become as addicted as he is.

Dr. Mariam Alkooheji

With a hectic and stressful life as hers, Dr. Mariam turned to the calm of the seas to find solace. What she didn't expect was to fall in love with the underwater world and start her journey as a PADI Pro. Dr. Mariam is a PADI Instructor and she hopes she can help people find the same joy and happiness underneath the waves as she found for herself.

Josef White

Joe is an RYA Senior Dinghy, Windsurf and Powerboat Instructor with advanced endorsement. He is also a British Waterski and Wakeboard Instructor. He participated in the Outdoor Education industry since he was a boy scout at a young age which was where he first learnt to sail, canoe and kayak. He carried this passion for the outdoors on through army cadets and working at an American Summer camp for three years teaching kids during University summer breaks. He has spent the last two years working for Neilson Active holidays as a Sailing, Powerboat and Windsurf Instructor.

Luke O'Mahoney

Luke is RYA Senior Dinghy & Powerboat Instructor. He has been sailing for over 10 years and have been teaching for 5 years. He has taught lots of children from the age of 7 up. He has also taught people with physical mental and psychological disabilities. He used to run a kids sailing school which he use to teach up to Assistant Instructor Standard in the UK.


Richard Stephens

At the age of 2 Richard was introduced to boating on his Great Grandma's 70 year old boat, which promptly sank. Despite this he has always been at home on the water, working as an RYA sailing instructor during his university holidays mainly in Turkey. Then in 2008 he then moved to Bahrain to "avoid and English winter", here he has been drawn towards going higher and faster with the more extreme watersports of wakeboarding and kitesurfing. These two sports give an endless oppertunity for improvement so you are constantly learning on the water. Favourite Saying: "Let's get wet!"

Suha Saeed

Suha Saeed is qualified as an independent Swim Teacher awarded by ASA (Amateur Swimming Association) Swim England, via IOS (Institute Of Swimming) in the UK.  Suha has always been passionate about aquatic activities and has been a PADI Scuba Diver since 2014. She has been practising some of her dives in several places overseas.

Mohammed Aljalahma

Mohammed always loved the ocean and became a scuba diver to live the moment. Coupled with his passion of photography and love of the underwater life, he took his passion to another level and got certified as a PADI Digital Underwater Photography Speciality Instructor.  He loves to share the beauty of the ocean with others using his videos and photos.  

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