PADI OPEN WATER DIVER COURSE

year round

3.5 days

minimum age: 10 years (Junior Open Water Diver) 15 years for Open Water Diver
 

Learn how to dive!

This is your key to the world of diving. Our experienced instructors teach you how to feel comfortable with your scuba gear, how to breath under water and how to plan your dives, so you can become an independent, enviromentally concious diver, and enjoy going diving with your buddy. 

 

If you do your PADI Certification through us you help Project AWARE directly to safe our oceans!

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Itinerary

Theory review

Day 1

Today we meet to review the theory which you will all ready have studied through e-learning. After a quick review we discuss possible questions and then fit your gear to be ready for our first day in the water. 

confined water lessons

Day 2

Either in a swimming pool or a protected lagoon we practice the basic skills of scuba diving to be prepared for our first open water dives. 

open water dives

Day 3 &  Day 4

Now it is time to go diving. During two day trips in the beautiful bay of La Paz we conduct 2 dives a day and apply our newly learned skills while we admire colourful fish, sea lions, octopuses and the wonders of the underwater world.  If all the course requirements are met, we certify you with the PADI Open Water Diver certificate. 

whats included

e-learning

upon your deposit we order the PADI e-learning link and send it to you so you can study the theory part at home. 

food

lunch, snack and beverages are included in days 2-4

insurance

you are insured with DAN (Divers alert network) for the duration of the course

AWARE Donation

Because the healthy future of our oceans is important to us we donate to Project AWARE with each certification. 

gear

all equipment is included in the course

fees

all park fees, pool usage fees and boat travel fees  are included in the price

Price per person

USD 599 pp

* minimum group size 2 ppl

Private course: 

(one- on- one)

 USD 1080

Referral:

USD 375 pp

*minimum group size of 2 ppl

Private referral:

USD 675

Price includes taxes.

not included:

6% online booking fee 

Dates

 open dates

Please contact us to book this course. 

Group discount applicable

Requirements

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  • basic swimming skills

  • minimum age of 10 years

  • good physical helalth: Please fill in this form and if necessary consult your phyicisian BEFORE booking this course with us. We will require this filled in and signed form BEFORE we can start the course.

IN ALL OUR DIVE COURSES WE OFFER

FIRST AID

On all our dive courses and trips we provide a complete first aid kit and emergency oxygen. 

INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED

We certify all our dive courses through PADI, which is the internationally recognized association of dive instructors. 

SMALL GROUPS

Small groups means more safety and higher learning success. This is very important to us!

E-LEARNING

Study the theory part comfortably at home and get directly in the water at the start of your vacation.

SUSTAINABLE

We promote and teach environmental friendly dive methods and support conservation projects. 

SAFETY

We use conservative dive methods and always use well maintained gear to ensure a safe and fun diving experience.