PADI Open Water Course in Phuket

Get your PADI Open Water Course Phuket today ! The Padi Open Water Diver certification is the ticket for a lifetime of leisure diving adventures. The Open Water Diver Certification is very popular in the world today. Many have learnt to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course.

Table of Contents


Itinerary

Itinerary



Price

Price



DSD Program

OW Program


Education

Continuing Education


Booking

Booking


Program Summary

Underwater visibility
Great
Point of interest
Hard Colorful Corals
Highlight
Shipwrecks | Turtles
Dive site shallowest depth
2 meters
Dive Site deepest depth
40 meters
Numbers of dives
4
Difficulty
Easy
For Whom
Everyone
Marine life observation
During all dives
Be at least
0
Years old
Pgm maximum depth
0
Pricing
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All included

Day Trip Itinerary | Open Water Diver

  • 8:00am – Meet your PADI Open Water Instructor at the dive center for the theory section.
  • 1:00pm – Lunch
  • 10:30am – Pool session.
  • 2:00pm – Theory segment and exams
Koh Racha Yai, is the largest of the two islands located off the Southeastern coast of Phuket.

Different kinds of corals can be spotted here with the Staghorn coral predominating in many areas. Marine life is rich and species such as Barracuda, Tuna and Milk Fish can be found in this area.

The better place for diving is located on the East coast along the hard coral reef where there are shipwrecks and good drifts.

There are several interesting dive sites around Koh Racha Yai including Lucy’s Reef, Reef “Do little Do” where Stonefish and Batfish may be chanced upon. Not forgetting Marla’s mystery, a wreck that became home to Morays, Groupers and Lionfish.

 

  • 7:30am – Pick up from hotel and transfer to Chalong pier.
  • 8:00am – Welcome aboard! Breakfast is provided on the way to the first dive site.
  • 10:00am – First dive.
  • 11:00am – Hot buffet lunch served on board. Time for some snorkeling and sun bathing after lunch.
  • 12:30pm – Second dive.
  • 1:30pm – Rest and relax. Enjoy fresh tropical fruit and soft drinks on the way back to Chalong pier.
  • 3:30pm – Back to Chalong Pier.
  • 4:00pm – Transfer back to hotel.

 

Phi Phi islands have one of the most spectacular landscape where the vertical cliffs of Thailand are the backdrop of the beautiful beaches. These islands became even more renowned when Danny Boyle filmed the movie ” The Beach” starring Leonardo Di Caprio in 1998.

Koh Phi Phi Don, the bigger of the two islands is where you would be able to find numerous backpackers inn, guesthouses and hotels. Phi Phi Le is the smaller island where there is a national park.

In fact, there are two smaller islands, namely, Koh Bida Nok and Koh Bida Nai next to Koh Phi Phi Le towards the south. They are limestone rocks where you can find an outstanding variety of marine life.

 

  • 7:30am – Pick up from hotel and transfer to Chalong pier.
  • 8:00am – Welcome aboard! Breakfast is provided on the way to the first dive site.
  • 11:00am – First dive.
  • 12:00am – Hot buffet lunch served on board. Time for some snorkeling and sun bathing after lunch.
  • 1:30pm – Second dive.
  • 2:30pm – Rest and relax. Enjoy fresh tropical fruit and soft drinks on the way back to Chalong pier.
  • 3:30pm – Third dive (only if the instructor allows it, this depends on the divers capabilities)
  • 4:30pm – Transfer back to hotel

 

Cost Booking

PADI Open Water Course Phuket Program

Padi Open WaterLearning the proper techniques to scuba dive and learn to breathe underwater for the first time. During the open water course Phuket, you would have at least 5 pool sessions and 4 dives at local dive sites under the supervision of one of SSS Phuket‘s PADI Open Water Instructor. Most importantly, indulge in the beauty of the aquatic world, discover a whole new world and let it blow you away.
The PADI Open Water Diver course Phuket is divided in 3 main segments: 1) Theory Segment – Knowledge Development to understand the basic principles of scuba diving 2) Practical Segment – Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills (in the pool) 3) Practical Segment – Discover Scuba Diving experience, the skills you have acquired may be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Open Water Diver course certification.
You would use all the basic scuba gear including a dive computer, mask, snorkel, fins, a buoyancy control device that also carries your scuba tank, a scuba regulator to breathe from and instrumentation to monitor depth and air supply. You would also be provided with a scuba wetsuit a weight system and accessories. The cost of PADI Open Water Diver course Phuket would include all the equipment that you would need. If you have a preference to use your own or buy your own equipment, SSS Phuket has a selection of the best equipment required. For more information, please drop us an email.
Learning materials are provided directly at the dive centre during the Open Water course Phuket. Once you begin the program, the Padi instructors of SSS Phuket will provide you different books or DVDs to facilitate your learning process. The learning materials will give you an overview of Scuba Diving terminology and safety procedures. For each new concept, you will have to read a short write-up followed by a video demonstration. You will then engage in the practical section where you will try out various techniques in the pool (or a pool-like environment) with one of SSS Phuket’s dive instructor.
To attend this course, you must be: at least 15 years old (or 10 years old for the Junior Scuba Diver certification)

Continuing Education

The possibilities for the continuation of PADI Open Water are:

  • PADI Adventure Diver course (Extension for 1 more day to obtain the license for depth of 30 meters)

Booking

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