Open Water Diver Certification OWD


We offer this certification course with PADI or TDI-SDI. With TDI-SDI the theory portion will be sent to you as e-learning, with PADI you will have to come to our diving center. DAY 1 at 2 pm: 5 PADI theory lessons (it includes video material) at our diving center. DAY 2: 5 PADI or TDI-SDI confined water sessions DAY 3: Open Water PADI or TDI-SDI dives 1 and 2 (up to 12 meters or 40 feet depth) DAY 4: Open Water PADI or TDI-SDI dives 3 and 4 (up to 18 meters or 60 feet depth) PADI or TDI-SDI Open Water Diver Certification On days 3 and 4 we meet at 7:00 am in front of our diving center. After loading all our equipment on the boat, we head towards the Catalina’s. You will then be ready for the two dives, at a maximum depth of 12 meters (40 feet) on day 3 and 18 meters (60 feet) on day 4. We’ll be back in Tamarindo around 12:00md. All equipment is provided.

Tour info

4 days
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Why take this tour?

The Open Water Diver (OWD) is the most famous certification, recognized all over the world. A certified open water diver can go diving 18 meters deep. (60 feet) with a buddy of the same level.

What’s included?

  • Snacks

  • water

  • Professional guide

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • equipment

  • Lunch

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 4 days

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Tamarindo Diving

About operator:

Tamarindo Diving is your best choice to experience the sea in the most enjoyable way while applying the higest safety standards possible. We are right at the entrance of Tamarindo, just in front of Best Western Vista Villas Hotel.

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