So, you’ve dived before and had a blast.  Or, you haven’t tried but have been told how exciting it is.  In either case, if you are ready to commit for a minimum of three days to become a certified diver, the PADI Open Water Diver course is what you need.  And by holding the world’s most recognised scuba diving certification, you’ll have the chance of exploring in any open water environment up to 18 meters depth. The certification is for life and can be obtained with classroom theory sessions, pool training, and four dives in open water, in the Ao Nang and Koh Phi Phi areas, where you’ll be stunned by the rich and beautiful marine life. Group size is kept small (max four students per instructor) so to ensure safety and attention for everyone.

Duration: 3 days (minimum)

No. of Dives: 4 dives

Max Depth: 18 meters (note: 10-11 year old maximum depth is 12 meters)

Student/Instructor Ratio: Max 4:1

Minimum Age: 10 years old

Price: 14,900 THB (plus National Park fee of 800 THB for two days diving)

Includes: Insurance, all equipment, all PADI materials, free hotel pickup, breakfast, lunch, and drinks

SCHEDULE:

Day 1:

Morning – Free pickup from your accommodation and transfer to Sea Gypsy Divers: There you will meet your Instructor, who will introduce scuba theory in the classroom.  You will complete Knowledge Reviews and Quizzes to ensure your understanding of the material.
Afternoon – You will practice skills in the swimming pool with your Instructor until confident and proficient.

Day 2:

Free pickup in the morning from your accommodation and transfer to the pier for a full day on boat (7:30am – 5:30pm) to Koh Phi Phi.  You will complete two open water dives (maximum depth 12 meters) under the close supervision of an Instructor.  Breakfast, lunch, snacks, soft drinks and water are included.

Day 3:

Free pickup in the morning from your accommodation and transfer to the boat pier for full day on boat (7:30am – 5:30pm) to Koh Phi Phi.  You will complete your final two open water dives (maximum depth 18 meters) under the close supervision of an Instructor.  Breakfast, lunch, snacks, soft drinks and water are included.

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