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PADI Open Water Diver course details
The PADI Open Water Diver course is, by far, the world's most popular scuba certification course. Millions of people have started diving as certified PADI Open Water Divers. Learning to scuba dive requires both knowledge development (facts, principles, concepts) and dive skills (techniques, methods).
In the PADI Open Water Diver course, your PADI Instructor takes you through the basics of learning how to scuba dive up to 18m. You start in a pool or pool-like conditions and progress to the open water getting the background knowledge along the way.
Earning your PADI Open Water Diver certification is just the beginning. As a certified diver, fabulous dive destinations, exciting people, unparalleled adventure and uncommon tranquility await you. And, as you continue your adventure and gain experience through higher training levels, your opportunities expand.
- Number of Dives: Five Confined Water Dives and Four Open Water Dives
- Knowledge Development: Five sessions
- Prerequisites: 10 for Junior Open Water Diver and 15 for Open Water Diver. Good health, reasonable fitness and comfort in the water.
- Equipment you’ll use during the course includes: mask, fins, snorkel, tank, regulator, buoyancy compensator, submersible pressure gauge and exposure protection as required by the local environment
The student diver-to-instructor ratio is 1:1 (one instructor per student diver during sea dives) The course is private and we schedule days and time of the course according your holidays schedule. The duration of each day is a about 3 hours (in a 4 days course which we recommend)
The OPEN WATER DIVER course is private and we run it all day every day depends on demand. Please note that all our dives and courses are booked and paid in advanced or through kosdivers.com or at our dive shop a day or more before the scheduled day. Do not forget to choose the correct month and price from the menu " Select period". As soon as we receive your online payment we'll email you back suggesting a timetable for your dives or course which you can confirm or change day/s and time.
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