You can now explore everything the underwater world has to offer -as long as you’re accompanied by another certified diver who is of legal age (like your parents or favourite instructor).
The full certification course giving an internationally recognized diving card. Depth limitation depends on age Minimum age 10. All dives limited to 12m max. Age 12+ the 3rd and 4th dives may be to 18m max depending on your instructor.
Padi DVD Videos, theory sessions and confined water work are used to promote your knowledge of diving safety. In approximately 3 – 4 days you will have gained the skills and knowledge necessary to plan and conduct dives in conditions equal to or better than those you were training. In certain conditions, you will not require professional supervision, although in most areas, using the services of a competent dive guide and any Padi Dive Centre will improve your enjoyment of the dive sites immensely.
Four training dives are part of this course allowing you to practice your skills successfully in deeper water. This repetition of skills will help build your confidence in your ability to handle routine events in any depth up to 18m.When you turn 15 years old (The legal diving age), you can upgrade to a FULL PADI Open Water Diver certification.
Don’t let the adventures stop there? Make the move to the Advanced Openwater diver.