Open Water Diver Course

 

We offer the PADI Open Water Diver Course and the SDI Open Water Scuba Diver Course. 

 

Both courses are equivalent and an education up to 18 meters / 60 feet. For Open Water Diver it´s allowed to dive independently in buddyteams.

Both associations are internationally recognized with PADI being the best-known association, but SDI is in no way inferior.

What is the difference for the students?

For the PADI course, the student has to buy a manual, while a book can be borrowed for the SDI course.

 

The course takes 4 days.

On the first two days, the theory starts at 11:00 am and a shallow training session starts in the afternoon. On the 3rd and 4th day we make 2 open water dives in the morning from 8:30 am on both days. On the 4th day in the afternoon, there is still theory with a final examination.

Minimum age 15 years. Students are allowed to participate in a "Junior Open Water Diver Course" from the age of 10 years.

 

The first two days with the training dives are possible from Monday to Friday. The open water dives are possible from Monday to Saturday. On Sundays and holidays, they are just possible if we have at least 4 diver.

 

The price for the course is 1.000.000 Peso. For the  PADI Open Water Diver Kurs additional 130.000 Peso for the manual.

The price includes 6 dives, complete equipment, water on the boat, snacks and softdrinks during the surface interval of the double dive, logbook and the certification fee.

For cash payments, you´ll receive 10% discount.

 

 

PADI Open Water Diver Course Upgrade

 

If you are already a PADI Scuba Diver, you just have to make an upgrade to the PADI Open Water Diver. 

The upgrade takes 2 days.

 

On the first day, the theory with 2 40-minute videos is usually starting at 11:00 am. If the Scuba Diver course has been longer, we recommend you to watch all videos again (5 in total). Afterwards, a training session takes place in the afternoon in confines open water, where all necessary exercises are trained. On the second day, 2 open water dives are made at 8:30 am, followed by by some more theory, quizzes and a final exam. 

 

The price for the upgrade is 580.000 Peso.

The price includes 3 dives, complete equipment, water on the boat, snacks and softdrinks during the surface interval of the double dive, logbook and the certification fee.

For cash payments, you´ll receive 10% discount.

 

 

PADI Open Water Diver oder SDI Open Water Diver Referral Course

 

There is also the possibility for PADI and SDI Courses, to make the theory and the pool training already at home and just the open water dives over here.

This is a referral course and a referral form from the other divecenter / instructor is required.

The course lasts only 2 days and on both days we make a double dive in the morning at 8:00 am.

 

The price for the course is 680.000 Peso.

The price includes 4 dives, complete equipment, water on the boat, snacks and softdrinks during the surface interval of the double dive, logbook and the certification fee.

For cash payments, you´ll receive 10% discount.

 

 

PADI Open Water Diver oder SDI Open Water Diver Course with eLearning

 

A third possibility is to make the theory already online by eLearning and just the training dives and open water dives over here. To ndo so, you must first purchase the course at www.padi.com or www.tdisdi.com and complete the theory up to the final exam.

The PADI eLearning course costs approximately 175 US Dollar and is inclusive the certification fee.

The SDI eLearning course costs approximately 120 US Dollar, but is without the certification fee.

 

The course takes 4 days.

On the first 2 days we start at 2:00 pm with a shallow training dive. On the third and fourth day 2 open water dives are made at 8:30 am, followed by by some more theory, quizzes and a final exam on the last day. 

 

The price for the PADI Course is 880.000 Peso, for the SDI Course 970.000 Peso.

The price includes 6 dives, complete equipment, water on the boat, snacks and softdrinks during the surface interval of the double dive, logbook and the certification fee for the SDI course.

For cash payments, you´ll receive 10% discount.