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OPEN WATER DIVER
Ever wanted to experience unique adventures and see the world that awaits you under the waters of Albufeira and the rest of the world? Sign up now in your dive centre at the Albufeira Marina for this new adventure.
Do not wait any longer and get your PADI Open Water Diver certification, the most popular and recognized course in the world. Millions of people have already learned to dive and have already discovered the wonders of the underwater world.
Full Dive Gear
From: 390.00 €
- AcademicThe PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases: Knowledge Development ( online, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore! You may be able to get college credit for the Open Water Diver course. Short on time? The PADI Scuba Diver course might be right for you.
- EquipmentIn the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear, including a mask, snorkel, fins, regulator, buoyancy control device and a tank. The equipment you wear varies, depending upon whether you’re diving in tropical, temperate or cold water. Check with your local dive centre about the gear you’ll use during this course and get advice about everything you need from your PADI Instructor.
- Getting StartedEnroll in Open Water Diver Online – PADI’s eLearning option – and you can start learning right away. PADI Open Water Diver Online gives you the background information you need to dive safely and allows you to study at your own pace through an interactive computer-based program. Get started now! You can also start learning with PADI’s home-study materials – Open Water Diver TouchTM (a tablet app) or the Open Water Diver Manual and Open Water Diver Video (a book and DVD package). Stop by your local PADI dive shop to enroll in the course, get your materials and start reading the book and watching the video. Your PADI Instructor will schedule time with you to check your progress and make sure you understand important scuba diving information.