Open Water Diver

As a certified PADI Open Water Diver, the most widely recognized and respected accreditation in the world, you have the freedom to dive with a buddy independently. If you have tried Discover Scuba Diving, you may be able to get credit for the PADI Open Water Diver course.

Who should take this course?

Virtually anyone who is in good health, reasonably fit and comfortable in the water. For those who are not comfortable in swimming, sign up for the Scuba Diving Tryout as an introduction before investing in the sport.
Minimum age 15 years old (12 and 14 yrs for Junior PADI Open Water Diver)


What’s in the course package?

Original Open Water Student Diver Manual
Recreational Dive Planner (RDP)
Student registration file
Application form
Theory sessions
2 confined water training session
2 open water training at Tioman Island
Open Water Diver VCD
Open Water Diver Wall certificate
Open Water Diver certification card
Use of all scuba diving equipment
Dive tanks for the course
Two dives by boat at a nearby island on the 3rd day of the course.


Exclusively designed 3 Days/3 Nights All-board Open Water Diver Course @Tioman Island, Malaysia

Theory sessions, Confined Water sessions and Open Water Dives will be conducted in Tioman Island.

However, you may benefit from more enjoyable dives in Tioman if you have your theory sessions in Singapore. If time is limited, an arrangement can be made for theory sessions to be conducted at the comfort of your home!

Subsequently, you will be completing the course by doing your 2 Confined Water sessions and 4 Open Water Dives over the  3 Days, 3 Nights in Tioman Island.

Throughout the PADI Open Water Diver course, you’ll learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including dive equipment and techniques. You earn this rating by completing:

Knowledge Development theory sessions 1-5
Confined Water (pool) sessions 1-5 to practice scuba skills
4 Open Water (sea) dives at Tioman Island.
Once you’ve completed the PADI Open Water Diver training, you are ready to begin the best adventure of your life! Learn additional skills specific to your interests. Your next step in exploring the underwater world.

Learn additional skills specific to your interest. Your next step in exploring the underwater world.



Transportation from Singapore-Mersing-Singapore
One night stay at an air-con accommodation at Mersing
Speed boat fare from Mersing-Tioman-Mersing
Two nights stay at Salang Beach, Tioman Island
All meals during the trip
BBQ session on the last night at Tioman Island

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