All about the PADI Open Water Course.

PADI Open Water Course

Get your PADI scuba certification with Sea Fun Divers in Phuket, Thailand. 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 one of the most popular Phuket Diving Courses.

The course has introduced millions of people worldwide to the adventurous diving lifestyle.

You breath underwater for the first time (something you’ll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a certified diver.

During the course, you’ll make at least five pool dives and four dives at local dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.

The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

  1. Knowledge Development to understand basic principles of scuba diving
  2. Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
  3. Open Water Dives to review your skills and explore

We have instructor and PADI course material in every language.

The course take 4 days , see itinerary for daily schedule  details.

Course standard is a group course , if you desire a private course , during checkout click more button and select the private option

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • all transfers from hotel to dive center and dive boat
  • Rental diving equipment
  • PADI course materials
  • Lunch & drinks
  • Training in our 50×70 meter pool
  • PADI certification
  • Experienced PADI Instructor who speaks your language
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Everything not written in the what’s included list
  1. PADI OW 1 PADI Open Water Day 1
    • 9.00am: Pick up at your Phuket hotel and transfer to our dive center at the Le Meridien Beach resort
    • 9.15am: Meet your instructor, fill in paper work at the dive center and complete theory sections 1 & 2 at our air conditioned class room
    • 12.00: lunch
    • 13.00: The real fun can begin with confined water session
      Once we have set up our scuba equipment and done your buddy checks it is time for your first breath underwater. You going to start in the shallow end of the pool and once you feel comfortable we bring you off to the deep end.

    Time for going through the confined water scuba diving skills which we have reviewed in the morning in our classroom. So you well prepared for your first 2 open water dives the next day on board our custom build day trip boat.

    Around 15.00 you normally done and we bring you back to your hotel in our mini van.

  2. PADI OW 2 PADI Open Water Day 2

    Time for your first Dives!

    • 7.30am: Pick up at your Phuket hotel and transfer in our ac mini van to Chalong Pier where our boat and your instructor is waiting for you
    • 08.15: Boat departs for our dive destination which is normally Raya Yai, Raya Noi or Phi Phi Island
    • 09.45: Your first Open Water Dive, so time to get the scuba gear ready, do a buddy check …. and ready for the first scuba dive.

    A fantastic underwater world is waiting for you to be explored. hard & soft Corals, tropical fish and much more.

    Your Open Water dive 1 will be a fun dive with no skills, just enjoy the underwater words of Phuket.

    The maximum depth of your dive will be 12 meters and a maximum dive time of 60 minutes.

    Back on board a Thai buffet lunch will be served and you have time to relax and can discuss the dive with your instructor.

    • 12:30: Time for the second dive of the day. Gear up with buddy check and more fun under water. First you will do some skills which you learned the day before in our pool. Once all done you will continue with a fun dive.
    • 15:30: Boat returns to Chalong bay where already the minivan is waiting for you to bring you back to your hotel.
  3. PADI OW 3 PADI Open Water Day 3
    • 9.00am: We pick up again at your Phuket hotel and transfer to our dive center
    • 9.15am: Complete theory sections 3-5 at our air conditioned class room
    • 12.00: Lunch
    • 13.00: Dive time at our pool and complete the skills of confined water session 3-5

    Around 15.00 you normally done and we bring you back to your hotel.

  4. PADI OW 4 PADI Open Water Day 4

    Your second day of diving has more less the same itinerary as your first day onboard.

    • 7.30am: Pick up at your Phuket hotel and transfer to the boat
    • 08.15: Boat departs for our dive destination – Raya Yai, Raya Noi or Phi Phi Island
    • 09.45: Get your scuba gear ready, do a buddy check. Ready for diving

    The maximum depth of your dives today will be 18 meters and a maximum dive time of 60 minutes.

    Back on board a Thai buffet lunch will be served and you have time to relax and can discuss the dive with your buddies or your instructor.

    • 12:30: Time for dive 2 of the day. Gear up… buddy check and time for more fun under water. First skills and once all done you will continue with a fun dive.
    • 15:30: Boat returns to Chalong bay where already the minivan is waiting for you to bring you back to your hotel.