If you've always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous 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.
The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
At Dive Academy, we use PADI's eLearning portal for all knowledge development for the Open Water course, so we can focus our time & efforts on teaching you the practical skills in the confined and open water sessions.
At Dive Academy, we have the only dive aquarium in Ireland; this provides an opportunity to sample ocean - like conditions in a confined water environment. Learning basic skills in a warm water swimming pool is an important step, but Dive Academy is unique in that we can continue the Confined Water practice in our aquarium, which is filled with cool seawater. This gives you a better appreciation of diving at depth, and also the opportunity to dive in exposure gear-wetsuit.
To enrol in the PADI Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must be:
In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear including a dive computer, and standard accessories.
Once you have completed the PADI Open Water Diver course, you effectively have a license to dive at any PADI Dive Centre (and many non-PADI centres) in the world, with other qualified divers. This is a qualification for life and is universally recognised – it is your passport to explore the underwater wonders of this planet.
Your next step after OWD course is Advanced Open Water Diver
|04 Oct 2019||€ 595.00|
|12 Oct 2019||€ 595.00|