Prerequisites:

  • ​​​You must to be at least 10 years old

  • You need to moderately fit and healthy (See our FAQs)

Course Costs:

  • ​​​Price: R5400 per person

Details

Included in the package:
  • PADI crew pack containing:  Open Water Manual, Open Water DVD, electronic dive planner, and your own PADI logbook.

  • ​​​Rental of all equipment for the duration of the course.

  • MPA Dive Permit

  • Tuition & dives

Bring along:

  • ​​​Swimsuit and Towel

  • Refreshments, Snacks

  • Sunscreen

Want to explore the underwater world and experience things only a few others do?

Well this is where it starts! The PADI Open Water course teaches student divers the foundational knowledge and skills needed to dive safely with a buddy, independent of professional supervision to depths of up to 18m. Once completed this is a ticket to a lifetime of fun and adventure.

Course Overview:

The Open Water course consists of three sections:

  1. Knowledge Development - either Home Study, online via E-learning, or now also via iOs/Android with PADI Open Water Diver Touch
  2. Confined Water Dive sessions - where you learn to apply theory
  3. Open Water Dives - to review your skills and begin exploring

​​The course can be scheduled around your availability and is easily completed in 3-4 days. 

PADI Open Water Diver