Open Water Diver
elearning: Independent-study materials.
eLearning time commitment: 5-10 hours
Prerequisites: Able to swim; medically fit to dive
Practical time commitment: 4-7 days
Minimum age: 10 years
Depth: Maximum allowed 18m*
*Age limitations applicable.
PADI Open Water Diver is your first entry level certification. Following completion of your independent eLearning self-study you will continue with a PADI Instructor to become confident and skillful.
By completion of the course your skills and knowledge will permit you to dive any where in the world and to consider further education with PADI.
The course has three parts.
Continuous knowledge development
Five Confined water dives
Four Open water dives
Confident, skilled & safe
Rent eqpt. & obtain air fills
Plan, conduct and log open water dives
Continue your dive training