Open Water Course
The world famous PADI course. Get your licence to dive the world!!!
The course involves Five pool & theory sessions, and four openwater dives.
Minimum age: 10
Duration: 5 evening sessions & 2 days of openwater diving.
Includes learning materials, equipment hire, pool sessions, tuition, certification card.
– Entrance to inland dive site for open water dives.
What is it?
Who can take part?
What does the course involve?
The course consists of independent student study and academic sessions which include videos, instructor presentations and quizzes. You will be required to complete independent study prior to each academic session. These sessions will give you the fundamentals and essential knowledge needed for safe and enjoyable diving.
Five confined water dives -” During these sessions you will apply dive principles, learn and practice dive procedures and skills. These sessions will be conducted at a heated pool on site at various locations or St Jamess pool, Taunton.
Four open water dives -”
Depending on your choice, you can complete a drysuit orientation in the pool prior to the open water dives -” (optional drysuit bolt on). The Open Water Dives are conducted over a weekend, at either an inland dive site or down on the coast (coastal option is weather dependant)
How do I book a course?
Click on the order button. As soon as your order is processed we will send out your materials and a course voucher. As soon as you receive the materials you can start working your way through the book and contact us to arrange your first classroom/pool session.
How do I know if Im going to like it?
Why not have a go at a Discover Scuba Diving session – click on the DSD button for more info.
Why choose PADI?
PADI is the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, the worlds largest diver training organisation. PADI establishes training programs, materials and standards, monitors their quality and certifies instructors. The professionalism of PADI Instructors, Dive Centres and Resorts has made PADI the worlds most respected and sought after dive credentials. You can be confident that your certification will be recognised worldwide and that PADIs reputation stands behind it.