The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
- Knowledge Development (classroom, PADI e-Learning or the new Open Water Diver Touch ) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
- 5 x Confined Water sessions to learn basic scuba skills getting you fully prepared and experienced for your dive in the ocean.
- 4 x Open Water Dives to review your skills and explore the amazing sights of the underwater world!
If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.
The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world’s most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.
You have many options for learning to dive. You can even start before you arrive with the Padi e-Learning system or the Open Water “Touch System”
To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course (or Junior Open Water Diver course), you must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health.
Please download and complete this medical, and if you answer YES to any questions, please consult a dive physician before booking.
No prior experience with scuba diving is required, but you can try it first through the Discover Scuba Diving program.
The PADI Open Water Course takes you to a level of certification that qualifies to dive up to a maximum of 18 metres in only 4 days (3 days if you are really pushed for time).
This course will teach you all the skills that you need to learn the art of Scuba Diving.
Recognized throughout the world, this certification will open up many dive sites for you.
Open Water Course Standard Schedule:
This is how we usually schedule the Course over 4 days, making it as relaxed as possible for our new divers with plenty of time to practice the learned. This schedule can be adjusted and fit into 3 days if you’re really pushed for time. Just send us a quick email using our Contact Form and we’ll get back to you shortly or use the available options upon Checkout …
Day 2 AM: 8.00 – 11.00 Confined Water Dives
Day 2 PM: 12.00 – 18.00 Confined Water Dives
Day 3 AM: 9.00 – 11.00 Theory
Day 3 PM: 12.00 – 17.00 Open Water Dive 1 & 2
Day 4 AM: 7.30 – 12.00 Open Water Dive 3 & 4
Included in the course are 4 nights of free fan room accommodation. If you would like to upgrade, then please check our accommodation options here, and select the upgrade when you checkout. Fancy changing your life? Click below and reserve your place.
Course Price: 9,800 THB