Open Water Diver

LINK 简体中文:   開放水域潛水員 Email us for special discount for Group and families OR Book & Confirm in advance for FREE accommodation during our Standard PADI Open Water Diver Courses.  Our prices are ALL INCLUSIVE of rental equipment, PADI emanual and certification fees. No hidden cost!   The PADI Open Water Diver Course is the standard diving certification and recognized all over the world.  After successful completion of the Open Water Course, you will be able to dive 18 meters deep, ANYWHERE in the world showing your PADI Open Water Certification card!  In the course, you will learn the essential skills and knowledge required to experience the underwater world safely and maximizing your enjoyment. Read the blog review from Lourika, one of our open water course students, describing her experience in learning to dive with us, go to Living Through Lenses

Prices & Options

Deluxe Open Water Course  21,900 THB [Summer 2017]similan islands2

4 days (6 dives), dive the best of Phuket during your PADI Open Water Course with trips to the Raya Islands and Phi Phi Marine Park during your training days. Course includes: a Suunto Zoop Dive Computer and choice of our top fitting diving masks: DeepBlue Mako or Bora or PASI Adventure LX. (available 1 June - 30 September)
  • Elearning Option to complete your academic leisurely from home
  • Relaxed and proper Pool training sessions (1-2 days)
  • 4 training dives and 2 fun dives at the Raya Islands and Phi Phi Marine Park (weather permitting)
  • Private PADI Instructor for maximum 2:1 ratio
  • Breakfast and lunch for 2 days during the boat trips
  • FREE Rumblefish Collectible 'for Love of Manta Ray' T-shirt
 

Standard Private Course 14,500 THBOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

  • Relaxed Pool or confined water training session
  • 2  training dives off Kata Reef or Raya Island
  • 3 dives from day trip boat to Raya islands or Phi Phi Marine Park
  • 3 nights accommodation^
  • Breakfasts and Lunches on the boat trips
  • Training dives with dive computer & fun dive with Digital Underwater Camera
  • Schedule is flexible with our senior PADI Instructor

#Divers4SharksnRays ECO Open Water Course  14,900 THB

  • 4 days / 4 nights, dive the best of Phuket dive sites during your PADI Open Water and AWARE Sharks Conservation Distinctive Specialty CoursesICCAT_2015
  • Relaxed Pool training session
  • 4 Open Water course training dives and 2 Sharks Conservation dives at Kata Reef and Phi Phi Le Marine Park or Shark Point Marine Sanctuary (weather permits)
  • Your Sharks Conservation Specialty certification fee is donated to Project AWARE Sharks Conservation initiative (48.00 AUD)
  • Four nights shared accommodation in Rumblefish Hostel
  • Breakfasts and Lunches on the boat trips
  • Training dives with dive computer & dive with Digital Underwater Camera during your Specialty dives

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Standard Group Course 12,500 THB (2015-16 most popular course!)

  • Pool or confined water training Session
  • Training & dives with dive computerKata Beach Morning
  • 4 dives from Kata Reef & day trip boat to Raya islands
  • 3 nights shared accommodation^

No-frill Special (1 November - 25 April 9,900 THB (Best value & price in Thailand)

  • Weekly schedule Start: Tuesday & Friday
  • Confined water training Session
  • Training & dives with dive computer
  • 4 training dives off Kata Reef, Asia's best shore dive site!
^ Bonus bases on early confirmation, spaces availability and not guaranteed. Bonus is not transferable, exchangeable, discounted nor refundable. 
  All Standard & Private Course Prices Include: all required training sessions, rental dive equipment, your own PADI eManual (available in more than 18 languages), PADI certification, transfer from/to your accommodation (Kata, Karon, **Patong area), comprehensive student insurance (max. benefit 2.5 Million THB) **Not included in No-frill and Standard options Course Prices Exclude: (available on requests) Airport transfer, accommodation & meals unless stated, transfer from/to outside of Kata, Karon.

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PADI eLearning Offline & Online CoursePADI Touch

eLearning Referral Course, Price: 10,900 THB (1 day pool training, 2 days with 5 open water dives and certification) Start and complete all of your PADI Open Water Course academic from the comfort of your home; your vacation and holidays time should be spent relaxing instead of having to study.  See the 3 steps booking process below. One. Choose your PADI Digital Course below, then complete the payment directly with PADI to begin your course.OpenWater_touch-galaxy3 Two. Schedule your training dates by contact us. Then complete your Academic at your leisure, prior to arrival. Three. Let's go Diving! Our friendly and experienced PADI Instructors will guide you through your scuba skills in the pool and open water training dives over 3 days to complete your PADI Certification. More info about PADI latest Touch App educational tool for iPad and Android tablet, click here for details. Sign-up to start and finish your PADI Open Water Course Academic from anywhere with the latest PADI Open Water Touch.

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What's IncludedRevised PADI Open Water Manual in our Standard courses?

Sample Course Schedule

  • Day 1
Independent study and/or classroom to go over the theory in the Open Water Diver Course Manual in the morning.  After theory you will head to the pool to complete your confined water training dives.  Our Instructor will teach you all of the required skills needed to safely dive in the ocean.Jinta Pool
  • Day 2
Meet at the Dive Center at 8:30am. You will do two dives at Kata Reef and complete the necessary skills underwater and on the surface for the course.  Then the fun part...underwater exploration!  You will be done by about 1:30 pm. You will complete the reviews of chapter 4-5, quiz 4 and the final exam after lunch.
  • Day 3
Pick up between 7:30 – 8:00 am from your hotel and transferred to Chalong pier.   Then board a spacious, comfortable dive boat which will have a light breakfast, buffet style lunch, fruit, tea, coffee and drinking water all included.  You will do two or three dives at a chosen location (Racha Yai Island, Racha Noi Island or Phi Phi Islands) and complete the necessary skills underwater and on the surface for the course.  Then more fun underwater exploration.  You will be transferred back to your hotel from Chalong pier around 4:00 – 7:00 pm.

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PrerequisitesHovering in the blue

  • Be able to swim non-stop for 200 meters and maintain yourself in deep water for at least 10 minutes
  • Must be at least 10 years old
  • In good general health to participate in Scuba Diving. Click here to download a Medical Statement and Questionaire (pdf)