Open Water Course
PADI Open Water Diver Course
If you’ve always want to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the waves then get certified with the PADI Open Water Diver Course 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 and it only takes 4 days. The fun part about this course is . . . well, just about all of it because learning to dive is incredible. You breathe underwater for the first time (something you’ll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a certified diver. During the course, you’ll make at least five confined water dives and four open dives at local dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.
The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
Knowledge Development (online, home study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving;
Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills;
Open Water Dives to review your skills and explore! If you’ve tried diving through a Discover Scuba Diving experience, the skills you learned may be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Open Water Diver course certification.
What You Learn
PADI’s Open Water Diver materials cover what you need to know about basic scuba diving skills, terminology and safety procedures. For each concept you’ll read a description and watch a video demonstration. Then you’ll jump in the pool (or pool-like environment) to practice these skills with your instructor. Later, as a certified diver, use the course materials as a reference guide for future diving adventures and to review what you learned.
To enroll in the PADI Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must be:
• 10 years or older
What are you waiting for sign up for your Open Water Diver Course and your adventure underwater will start here.