The first diver certification level
** Course price does not include any required training materials **
If you are limited with available time for diving, this course might be ideal for you to
Get your PADI scuba certification. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.
The PADI Scuba Diver course is the first step towards getting certified as a PADI Open Water Diver the world’s most popular scuba certification whch has introduced millions of people to the adventurous a diving lifestyle.
The fun part about this course is . . . well, just about all of it because learning to dive is incredible. You breathe underwater for the first time (something you’ll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a certified diver. During the course, you’ll make at least 3 pool dives and 2 dives at our local dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.
What You Learn:
- How much fun scuba diving is
- Scuba diving equipment considerations for your local diving environment
The PADI Scuba Diver course consists of three main phases:
- Knowledge Development (online, home study or in a classroom ) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
- Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
- Open Water Dives to review your skills and explore!
If you’ve tried diving through a Discover Scuba Diving experience or resort course, the skills you learned may be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Scuba Diver course certification.
Once qualified you will still be required to dive with a PADI Professional but you will be certified to go to 12m deep.
Please ensure that you have read through the medical form. If you answer YES to any of the questions you are required to take the form with you to a doctor and be certified fit for diving prior to the start of the course.
Please bring this signed and completed form with you when you arrive at Diveshack.