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OPEN WATER DIVER The World's Most Popular Scuba Diving Course

The PADI Open Water Diver course with DIVING JERVIS BAY

If you've always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wonderous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world's most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.


What You Learn

The PADI Open Water 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 participated in a Discover Scuba Diving experience or resort course, the skills you learned may be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Open Water Diver course certification.


Prerequisites

To enroll in the PADI Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must be:

  • 12 years or older (PADI eLearning requires a minimum age of 13 years due to international internet laws).


The Fun Part

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 five pool dives and four dives at local dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.


The Scuba Gear You Use

In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear including a dive computer, and standard accessories. The equipment you wear will be chosen by a DIVING JERVIS BAY Representative to ensure your comfort throughout the course.


The Learning Materials You Need

PADI offers a variety of home-study materials for the Open Water Diver course - book and DVD package or a multimedia DVD. Recently PADI has enhanced this program by offering the learning material in an Elearning environment via the internet.

Contact DIVING JERVIS BAY to personalise the best study option for you!

PADI's Open Water Diver materials cover what you need to know about basic scuba diving skills, terminology and safety procedures. For each concept you'll read a description and watch a video demonstration. Then you'll jump in the pool (or pool-like environment) to practice these skills with your instructor.

Open Water Diver $499.00

 Start DateEnd DatePlaces Available 
17 Aug 201819 Aug 20181

Open Water Diver

  • Induction - Fri 17 Aug 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • E-learning review - Fri 17 Aug 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • Swim tests - Fri 17 Aug 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Pool
  • Confined water - Fri 17 Aug 2018 From 10:30 to 11:30 - Pool
  • Shore dives 1 & 2 - Sat 18 Aug 2018 From 08:00 to 09:00 - Shore Dive
  • Boat dives 3 & 4 - Sun 19 Aug 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Boat Dive
  • Final exam - Sun 19 Aug 2018 From 15:00 to 16:00 - Main Store

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25 Aug 201827 Aug 20184

Open Water Diver

  • Induction - Fri 24 Aug 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • E-learning review - Fri 24 Aug 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • Swim tests - Fri 24 Aug 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Pool
  • Confined water - Fri 24 Aug 2018 From 10:30 to 11:30 - Pool
  • Shore dives 1 & 2 - Sat 25 Aug 2018 From 08:00 to 09:00 - Shore Dive
  • Boat dives 3 & 4 - Sun 26 Aug 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Boat Dive
  • Final exam - Sun 26 Aug 2018 From 15:00 to 16:00 - Main Store

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07 Sep 201809 Sep 20184

Open Water Diver

  • Induction - Fri 07 Sep 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • E-learning review - Fri 07 Sep 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • Swim tests - Fri 07 Sep 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Pool
  • Confined water - Fri 07 Sep 2018 From 10:30 to 11:30 - Pool
  • Shore dives 1 & 2 - Sat 08 Sep 2018 From 08:00 to 09:00 - Shore Dive
  • Boat dives 3 & 4 - Sun 09 Sep 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Boat Dive
  • Final exam - Sun 09 Sep 2018 From 15:00 to 16:00 - Main Store

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22 Sep 201824 Sep 20184

Open Water Diver

  • Induction - Fri 21 Sep 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • E-learning review - Fri 21 Sep 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • Swim tests - Fri 21 Sep 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Pool
  • Confined water - Fri 21 Sep 2018 From 10:30 to 11:30 - Pool
  • Shore dives 1 & 2 - Sat 22 Sep 2018 From 08:00 to 09:00 - Shore Dive
  • Boat dives 3 & 4 - Sun 23 Sep 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Boat Dive
  • Final exam - Sun 23 Sep 2018 From 15:00 to 16:00 - Main Store

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12 Oct 201814 Oct 20184

Open Water Diver

  • Induction - Fri 12 Oct 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • E-learning review - Fri 12 Oct 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • Swim tests - Fri 12 Oct 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Pool
  • Confined water - Fri 12 Oct 2018 From 10:30 to 11:30 - Pool
  • Shore dives 1 & 2 - Sat 13 Oct 2018 From 08:00 to 09:00 - Shore Dive
  • Boat dives 3 & 4 - Sun 14 Oct 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Boat Dive
  • Final exam - Sun 14 Oct 2018 From 15:00 to 16:00 - Main Store

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09 Nov 201811 Nov 20184

Open Water Diver

  • Induction - Fri 09 Nov 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • E-learning review - Fri 09 Nov 2018 From 09:00 to 10:00 - Main Store
  • Swim tests - Fri 09 Nov 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Pool
  • Confined water - Fri 09 Nov 2018 From 10:30 to 11:30 - Pool
  • Shore dives 1 & 2 - Sat 10 Nov 2018 From 08:00 to 09:00 - Shore Dive
  • Boat dives 3 & 4 - Sun 11 Nov 2018 From 10:00 to 11:00 - Boat Dive
  • Final exam - Sun 11 Nov 2018 From 15:00 to 16:00 - Main Store

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