PADI Open Water Diver
How would you like to explore the other 70 percent of our planet?
PADI® Open Water Diver is the first scuba certification level. Our highly-trained PADI Instructor will teach you how to scuba dive in a relaxed, supportive learning environment.
By the end of the course, you'll have the skills and knowledge to dive at home or abroad and be an ambassador for the underwater world.
What you will do:
Learn about scuba diving principles and terminology (either offline or online), then learn basic scuba skills in a pool (or pool-like environment) with our highly trained PADI Instructor. When you're ready, make four dives in an open water environment (the sea) with your instructor supporting you every step of the way.
You will learn how to:
Be a confident and skilled diver
Assemble and use scuba gear
Manage your buoyancy
Respectfully approach marine life
Handle common problems
- PADI eLearning materials
- Scuba equipment
+ 1 free shore dive upon completion of the certification
Prerequisites: Able to swim; medically fit for diving
Total time commitment: 4-7 days
Minimum age: 10 years or older
Depth: expect shallow dives (12m/40ft), the maximum allowed depth is 18m/60ft