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The PADI Scuba Diver course consists of three main phases:

• Knowledge Development (eLearning, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba divin just the first three of five sections of the Open Water Diver course.
• Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills - just the first three of five dives of the Open Water Diver course
• Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore - just two of four dives of the Open Water Diver course.

Prerequisites & Requirements 

Age Requirement: 10 years or older
Course Prerequisites: Able to swim; medically fit for diving
Time Commitment: Approximately 2 days

Equipment

In the PADI Scuba Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear, including a mask, snorkel, fins, regulator, buoyancy control device and a tank. The equipment you wear varies, depending upon whether you're diving in tropical, temperate or cold water.

Check with your local dive center about the gear you'll use during this course and get advice about everything you need from your PADI Instructor

Getting Started

You can start your learning now with PADI's home-study materials - Open Water Diver eLearning. You should also stop by your local PADI dive shop to enroll in the course and speak to a PADI Instructor about scheduling time for inwater training. Your instructor will also answer any questions you have along the way and check your progress to make sure you understand important scuba diving information


 

Discover Scuba Diver - DSD

100,- usd
minimum time: half day
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