Open Water Course

$390 USD

Ready to become a certified diver and unlock the best 70% of our world?

​Magnificent, mesmerizing encounters with nature await underwater and as a diver, you can experience it first-hand!

As a certified diver, you will be given the key to explore new and exciting places wherever you go. We will teach you how to dive the right way, how to stay safe and how to have fun underwater.

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During the course,  you will learn the theory of diving, practice exercises inside and outside of the water and learn how to deal with any unexpected issue that may arise underwater in a calm and effective manner. The key to becoming a great diver is proper knowledge and sufficient practice to build confidence in yourself and your gear.

The best part of course, is that you also get to explore and enjoy some of the best diving in the world and the best possible conditions for diving!

The first and second days are divided into half-day in the classroom and half-day at the beach. The first day includes 1 dive and the second includes 2 dives.

On the last day, we will take you to the protected marine park of Cozumel on one of our spacious and modern boats, fully equipped with a comfortable bathroom, shaded area, sun deck and plenty of room so you can move freely.

During the dives, you will witness the amazing coral formations that Cozumel has to offer, explore the thousands of species underwater including moray eels, 3 different types of turtles, sharks, stingrays, eagle rays, pufferfish, lobsters, and many more.

Between dives, you will enjoy our healthy and delicious lunch on board - Freshly made guacamole (the best on the island!), salad, fruit, turkey slices and cheese to make your own sandwich, water, electrolytes and more.

When you finish the course, you will receive a PADI Open Water Diver certification. PADI is the world’s leading dive certification agency, accepted and highly respected across the globe!

Minimum Certification

No prior diving or swimming experience is required to start the course.

Course Includes

  • 5 open water dives Dive gear

  • English study material.

  • PADI certificate. 

Group Size

maximum of 5 people per instructor. 


3 days.


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10th ave #198 between A.R.Salas and 1st st. Downtown

Cozumel, Quintana Roo


Avenida 20 between 8th st. and 10th st., Centro

Playa Del Carmen, Quintana Roo


(+52) 987 878 3201

(+52) 987 878 3201

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