PADI Open Water Course
Discover what lies beneath the sea! This 2-day PADI open water course marks the beginning of your scuba diving adventures. A team of professional instructors and assisting Dive Masters provide a superlative environment for attaining your license to dive up to 18 metres below the sea!
To become an Open Water Certified Scuba Diver you must complete three components, generally taught over 3 days. The 2-day course involves developing the knowledge behind scuba diving through home study via PADI's great new E-learning platform! No more long classroom sessions, you can now study at your own pace and complete quizzes and exams on your own time!
You will complete confined water dives in the heated onsite training pool under the supervision of your qualified PADI instructor. This component enables you to develop skills and procedures of safe diving and to become comfortable with diving techniques before heading out for your open-water dives.
Over the 2 days, you will complete four open water dives, including 1 boat dive, in Port Phillip Bay. Again you will practice skills learnt in the pool and begin your discovery of the amazing and diverse marine life of the underwater world. On completion of the course, you will be a PADI Open Water Certified Diver, with an Internationally recognised passport to dive around the world!
The Open Water Course includes:
• Scuba Dive Instruction, Equipment Hire & Air Fills
• Pool Dives & Hot Showers after all dives,
• 4 Open Water Dives including 1 Boat Dive in Port Phillip Bay,
• PADI Open Water Course Manual,
• PADI Scuba Dive Certification Card
• PADI Dive Log and Tables.
You'll be able to discover spectacular creatures including the famous weedy sea dragons and sea horse gardens plus world-class dive sites which include sunken submarines and shipwrecks! You will be provided with a detailed dive course schedule at the time of booking. This operator has recently won the 2005, 2006 and 2007 Victorian Tourism Award for Adventure Tourism.
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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2022 - 2023 season. The 2022 - 2023 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2022 - 31st March 2023. The 2023 - 2024 season rates commence on the 1st April 2023.
Due to the ongoing and evolving nature of Covid-19 restrictions and the unpredictable impact it is having on bookings we have temporarily ceased taking new reservations for this package. If you have a gift voucher that you would like to redeem please contact us and we will be happy to check availability.