PADI Open Water Diver

About this Course:

This is not only our most popular course, but the most popular Scuba Course in the world. It’s the first level of PADI Certification and as a certified PADI Open Water Diver you have the freedom to dive with a buddy independent of a professional to a maximum depth of 18 meters.

How is the course structured?
The Open Water Diver certification is the first complete PADI certification you can earn.The Knowledge Development has five modules, with each module you have a presentation on DVD, Instructor elaboration and Knowledge reviews (home work) and a quiz for the first four modules and final exam on the fifth. ( the quizzes and exam are easy because we have the answers all covered). In confined water (pool) is where you learn the art of diving, the instructor demonstrates the skill and you get to practice this until you have it mastered. There are five confined water sessions which is made easy as we have our own indoor pool here at the centre. The Open water section has four dives in the sea where you put together all you knowledge development and skills you learnt in pool, into practice in the sea. This is the best part of the course and the most fun. The Open water certification is an international qualification and is recognised in 178 countries worldwide. The price includes your crew pack which is yours to keep after the course, the international certification and the use of the equipment for the duration of the course This certification is the beginning of your passport to adventure and exploration. It’s a life changing experience This course can be conducted in 3 to 4 days and requires no previous diving experience. All you need is your swim suit and towel and we will provide the rest.

Who can do this course?
You must be 10 years or older to enroll in the course.

What options do i have in scheduling the course?
We have a couple of scheduling options when doing the Open water course.
Option 1 – Three/Four day intensive Starts on Monday morning through to Wednesday evening or Thursday morning depending on your ability. We also have a course starting Saturday morning for 3 days.
Option 2- Over two weekends of your choice.
Options 3 Evening class One night a week for 5 nights and two half days diving.
Option 4 – Tailored made course, we will run the course to suit your time off. Contact us to discuss your schedule.

How do i book?
You may contact Sandra on 0667139292 or in dive@iol.ie with the dates that suit you.
Price for 2016 is €495.00
SPECIAL OFFER – THREE NIGHTS B&B & PADI OPEN WATER COURSE €595.00 BANK HOLIDAY WEEKENDS EXCLUDED
Please review the Medical Statement before attending.