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Open Water Diver

Would you like to dive anywhere in the world? Do you wish that you could decide at the drop if a hat that you would like to go diving? Then read on...

As an Open Water Diver you will be certified to dive anywhere in the world without direct supervision. Enjoy the freedom of planning and executing your own dives when you want, where you want..

You will complete 5 knowledge reviews based on the Open Water Manual prior to the course and will answer 4 quizzes as well as receive instruction on dive theory. On completion of the Knowledge development sessions and 5 Confined (Pool) Water sessions you will write a PADI Open Water Diver exam.

Once you have completed the 4 Open Water dives at Marico Oog or Miracle Waters you will be issued with a temporary Open Water Diver's Card and will receive, via mail, a PADI Open Water Certification card +- 30 days later.

Course Content

Note: For certified Scuba Divers wishing to upgrade to Open Water status, you will only need to complete Knowledge development sessions 4 & 5 as well as Confined Water dives 4 &5 and Open Water dives 3 & 4 in order to be certified.


The course can be conducted in as little as 5 days - 3 days (knowledge development and confined water dives) and 2 days (Open Water dives).

Cost - R1850

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