PADI Open Water Diver Course

Course duration: 5 evenings and a weekend or 4 days (scheduled 4 day courses are run over 2 weekends)

Prerequisites: 10 years old, complete a Medical Form

Course cost (includes Open Water Diver Manual, DVD, log book, equipment hire, pool entry and certification costs): £450 per participant. To add on the PADI Dry Suit Diver speciality, there is a course cost of £99.


Course description: The PADI Open Water Diver course is the most popular entry level scuba diving course worldwide. The course teaches participants the theory and skills required to be able to conduct open water scuba dives with a qualified dive buddy.

The course comprises of 3 sections: the theory sections which teach participants about some of the key principles in diving such as how pressure affects our bodies, the confined water sessions (pool sessions) which teach participants basic scuba skills and the open water qualifying dives to review the skills learnt and explore the underwater world!

We are able to offer the PADI Dry Suit Speciality (more information available here) as an add on to this course for an additional £99.

Course scheduling: The PADI Open Water course can be scheduled over two weekends or over a succession of evening pool sessions and two full days.  Please see our calendar page for the dates of these sessions.  If none of the dates suit you, please email us at with your requirements.

How do I book?  Please contact us on or on 07792 723 938