OPENwater

Who should take this course?

If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. 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. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.

What You will learn

  • Knowledge Development

    You will learn the basic principles of scuba diving in a professional classroom environment.

  • Confined Water Dives

    Your very first experience with scuba diving will be in the comfort and safety of a pool environment

  • Open Water Dives

    Your skills will be further developed in the openwater

Course Format

Weekend Course

Your weekend course can be done on Saturday and Sunday, 2 Saturdays or 2 Sundays. The course is divided equally between the classroom and the pool.

Saturday & Sunday 11:30 am - 7:00 pm

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Weeknight Course

Your standard course is 4 weeks long, 4 hours once a week. Each night is split equally between classroom learning and pool. This s the preferred course structure of most students as it allows sufficient time to read the textbook.

Starts 3rd Tuesday of every month between 6:30pm - 11:00pm

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Testimonials

John Adams, Toronto

This was the coolest experience ever. I wanted to learn to dive for going down south and was exposed to great diving right here in my own backyard. I even saw a shipreck named the Jessia Anne.