Congratulations to our most recent PADI Open Water Diver student Joan, who completed her Open Water Diver course with flying colours, with her PADI instructor Volker.
The PADI Open Water Diver course can be completed in as little as 3 days, and costs P18,000 including equipment and certification.
About the PADI Open Water Diver Course
PADI® Open Water Diver is the first scuba certification level. A highly-trained PADI Instructor will teach you how to scuba dive in a relaxed, supportive learning environment.
By the end of the course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to dive at home or abroad and be an ambassador for the underwater world.
The theoretical part of the Open Water Course can either be done at your dive center, or in your own time via PADI eLearning, makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Learn about scuba diving principles and terminology whenever, wherever it’s convenient for you.
It’s your course on your time. Study offline, or online using a computer or mobile device. Connect with your instructor whenever you have a question.
- eLearning time commitment: 5-10 hours
Practice using scuba gear in a pool (or pool-like environment) until you’re comfortable. PADI training includes practice “mini dives” to help you build confidence in your new abilities before making four dives in open water.
- Prerequisites: Able to swim; medically fit for diving
- Total time commitment: 4-7 days
- Minimum age: 10 years or older
- Depth: expect shallow dives (12m/40ft), the maximum allowed depth is 18m/60ft
Contact us if you would like to inquire about getting your own PADI Open Water Diver qualification at Jalyn’s Resort!