PADI Open Water Course at Playa Flamingo

Summary

The PADI Open Water Diver course is comprised of the following components: Online Theory, Pool Training and open water training. Theory should be completed before you arrive in Costa Rica. At the dive center, take a total of five pool dives, and four 45-minute sea dives over the course of 3 days. All days begin at 7:30 am. and end at approximately 1:30 pm. Once you have completed the course, you will receive your PADI Open Water Diver certification, enabling you to dive all over the world.

Tour info

Duration
3 days
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Why take this tour?

If you’ve always wanted to experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course. It only takes a few days and lasts for a lifetime! To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course you must be 10 years old or older, have adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health.

What’s included?

  • Light refreshments on board

  • PADI Instructor

  • PADI Open Water Certification

  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)

  • Gratuities for Instructor and Boat Captain/Crew (recommended)

Frequently asked questions

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 3 days

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Cancellation Policy

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

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About operator:

Scuba Dive Costa Rica is a PADI 5 Star Dive Resort located in Playa Potrero and with a sales shop Tamarindo. The only Dive Center in the region with a full service beachfront location, SDCR is a boutique operation catering for 8 divers max per day for your enjoyment and safety. We dive Las Catalinas Islands everyday (except Monday) and welcome all certified divers. We also offer Discover Scuba and Snorkeling experiences for those without a certification. We conduct PADI Open Water and Discover Scuba courses daily in addition to PADI advanced courses for those that want to further their scuba training. If you have started a PADI Course and want to get finished up we can assist you with completing your course and getting you certified. Our boat departs from the Costa Rica Sailing Center which is a great place to hang out for the day, with bar, restaurant and pool facilities onsite. We offer transfers from most locations in the general area.

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