Daily at the dive shop
In the afternoon around 4.30 to 5.00 pm
Allow 3 to 4 days
Medical certificate, sunscreen, bathers, towel & water bottle.
We offer a complimentary pickup service to and from your accommodation.
Learn to DIVE in the beautiful Bay of Islands with the Bay of Islands winning dive charter operator! NZ Wide Diving Winners 2012.
The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world's most popular scuba course and what better place to learn to dive than the Winterless North Bay of Islands. Our fully qualified and experienced dive instructor will teach you everything you need to know to be a safe and competent diver. We are lucky enough to have great dive sites especially for this course and the beginner which enables us you to complete your dives from our dive boat. SSI courses now available too - get your worldwide dive certificate.
The Courseconsists of three main phases; Knowledge Development, Confined Water Dives and Open Water Dives.
We providefull training in a relaxed and fun environment and your course includes all dive equipment, transportation, photos of you learning to dive and even lunch on the Open Water dive days!
You'll acheive your PADI Open Water certificate which will enable you to dive to 18 metres anywhere in the world!
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Duration: 3 days (allow 4 days)
Pickup Service: We offer a complimentary pickup service to and from your accommodation
Requirements: You will need a dive medical form completed by a doctor
Photos: Free photos of you learning to dive
Location: Centrally based in the Bay of Islands approximately 2½ hours North of Auckland in the Winterless North just off State Highway 10
DIVE NORTH: Professional crew, full PADI& SSI training facilities and courses, equipment hire and on-site accommodation FREE overnight parking of Backpacker and Escape campervans!
First you'll need to get a medical from a doctor - we have the form and can recommend a local doctor at a very good rate!
Day 1 consists of confined water sessions at a local pool so you can learn the basics about diving and had a bit of fun!
Day 2 is where the real fun starts as you'll go out on the boat and do two open water dives
Day 3 just builds on the day before and is even more fun as you relax and enjoy two more open water dives
All our dives are done in the beautiful Bay of Islands and Cavalli Islands - perfect for learning to dive!
We can collect you from your accommodation from Paihia to Kerikeri - or meet at our PADI Training Centre
Course times are flexible so let us know when you're free!