PADI Open Water Course

from $695 AUD

About your PADI Open Water Course

Learning to scuba dive on Ningaloo Reef is nothing short of spectacular.  Home of the Whale Sharks in Australia and also regular sightings of Mantarays.  Your experience will be an unparalleled underwater adventure which means that not only will you gain the skills that you need to dive safely and enjoyably, but you will get to visit some spectacular dive sites and see amazing sea creatures from your very first ocean training dive.

Your PADI 3 Day (E-Learning) Open Water Course is run over three days.

Step 1: Knowledge Development (online, independent study or in a classroom) to learn basic principles of scuba diving. This needs to be completed prior to starting Day 1 of your course. To commence your E-Learning (online version) of the open water course manual you will receive an email with a link to watch the required videos online. You will do your knowledge reviews online and required to present these on the morning of your course, the Final exam is then done in the classroom. This option is at no extra charge and of the total course cost.

Step 2: Day 1 – Confined (pool) Dives to learn basic scuba skills

Step 3: Day 2 & 3 – Four accompanied Open Water Dives onboard a boat, to practice your skills and explore

Highlights

  • Become a PADI Open Water Diver
  • Learning to dive on Ningaloo Reef

Diving Details

All training dives are completed on Ningaloo Reef and the surrounding Muiron Islands.  Once completed and now certified scuba diver you will have the option to participate in more dives while staying in Exmouth. One must do dive is the Navy Pier. Let us know if you have the time and are interested in doing more diving while in Exmouth.

Please note 2 people are required to run this course, so bring a friend or let us know your preferred dates and we will try to find a buddy for you.


Inclusions

  • High quality SCUBA equipment
  • PADI learning materials including manual, log book and your own PADI Recreational Dive Planner
  • Four boat dives
  • Fun and interesting Dive Instructors
  • Lunch on Day 2 & 3 on vessel

Extra's

Dive Medical (if applicable)

Some medical conditions may prevent you from participating in scuba diving activities. We will provide you at the time of your enquiry or booking a PADI medical questionnaire to determine if a dive medical is required. If you answer yes to any of the questions you must see a Doctor for a diving medical certificate done to Australian Standard 4005.1 stating that you are fit to dive prior to starting your course for your own safety.

There is a medical centre right in the heart of Perth city – across from the bus port. Traveler’s Medical Centre, 1 Mill St. Phone 08 9321 1977. Just ring and make an appointment. Medicals are not currently reliably available in Exmouth so you must get your medical completed to the correct standard before you arrive. Refunds are not available if you are unable to obtain a medical.


Pricing

Option Price
PADI Open Water Course $695

Full Itinerary

The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

Step 1: Knowledge Development (online, independent study or in a classroom) to learn basic principles of scuba diving. This needs to be completed prior to starting Day 1 of your course.

Step 2: Day 1 – Confined (pool) Dives to learn basic scuba skills

Step 3: Day 2 & 3 – Four accompanied Open Water Dives onboard a boat, to practice your skills and explore

The four open water dives are conducted over two days from a dive boat which visits 2 different sites each day on the Ningaloo Reef and the Muiron Islands.


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