PADI OPEN WATER DIVER
Minimum age 10 years
With Circle Divers, learn, enjoy and get a certificate at the same time with the PADI Open Water Diving course with our team of experienced instructors.
So, if you are looking to learn something new and exciting the PADI Open Water Diver course cannot be missed.
During the course, you will learn open water diving safety skills that qualify you to be an Open Water diver who is certified to dive with a buddy in the same or similar conditions in which you have been taught, to a maximum depth of 18 metres.
PADI open water diver certification requirements
- In order to receive the PADI Open Water certificate, you will complete 5 knowledge sections with 4 quizzes and an exam, perform a swim test (200m), and a float test (10 minutes).
- In the water you will complete 5 confined shallow water dives, learning essential safety skills required for diving, then repeat those skills in deeper water on your 4 open water dives.
- Once you fulfill all the requirements, you are a PADI Open Water Diver.
Junior Open Water Diver
10 - 11 yrs old will be certified as a PADI Junior Open Water Diver.
The maximum depth for 10-11 yrs old should not exceed 12m.
At 12 yrs old, you may dive up to 18m but will still be called Junior Open Water Diver until you are 15 years old.
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- Manual + Certification Fee €100