Open Water Diver

The absolute must have PADI Scuba Diving certification!

The PADI Open Water Diver course can be completed over 2-3 days. PADI Open Water Diver certifies you to dive up to a maximum depth of 18 meters.

Course consists of:  Knowledge Development in an outdoor ‘classroom’ to understand the basic principles of scuba diving.

- 5 Confined Water Dives, either in the swimming pool or in pool-like conditions in the sea, to learn the necessary scuba skills needed to dive safely in open water.  You will learn everything from setting up your scuba gear to how to easily get water out of your scuba mask without surfacing. You’ll also practice emergency skills, eg sharing air or replacing your scuba mask.  

- 4 Open Water Dives with your Instructor to review and practice your skills and explore!  After your confined water dives, you continue learning during four open water dives with your PADI Scuba Diving Instructor at various local dive sites around Paphos.  You may make these dives at your own pace over a couple of days.  

Standard price includes transfers, PADI Open Water Manual with RDP table, all dive gear, training, confined and open water dives & PADI certification card.

See also our current ‘BRING A BUDDY 50% DISCOUNT’- This very Special Offer will be valid for the entire 2021 dive season!

Optional eLearning Materials Price:
PADI Open Water Diver eLearning is the modern and convenient way for student divers to complete the independent study portion of their Scuba Diver or Open Water Diver course from a laptop/desktop computer or mobile device. Purchase with standard course price: €86.00 including local taxes.

Are you part-way through your Open Water Diver course?  A popular option for Open Water Diver students is to complete the 4 open water dives whilst on holiday abroad.  So, if you have completed all your confined training dives and Knowledge Reviews in your local club or dive center, simply ask your Instructor to complete a Referral form and send a copy to us to check before booking.  We will also include a complimentary Scuba Review prior to completing your 4 open water dives.

Open Water Diver Referral price: €280.00including Scuba Review, 4 Open Water Dives, Transfers, Dive Gear, & PADI Certification Card.

Click here to book your Open Water Diver Referral.

Already have your PADI Scuba Diver certification and wish to upgrade to Open Water Diver? What you will need to do is complete the final Knowledge Reviews from your PADI eLearning or Manual, and the final 2 confined dive sessions and 2 Open Water dives.  We will also include a complimentary Scuba Review.

Scuba Diver to Open Water Diver Upgrade price: €280.00 including Scuba Review, Confined and Open Water Dives, Transfers, Dive Gear, & PADI Certification Card.

Click here to book your Scuba Diver to Open Water Diver Upgrade.

Open Water Diver
2-3 DAYS
€ 450.00 EUR
Medical Questionnaire and T&Cs


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Wonderful experience for a couple of hours snorkelling in Cyprus. We were able to watch many sea turtles in the wild which we didn’t expect.
Daan Van Der Wal
Perfect customer Service Experience
We were visiting Paphos with my husband in November. Weather was still perfect so I wanted to make my love one happy and to find possibility of diving for him. Lovely lady on the phone answer all my questions, advised the best option and organized everything.
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