5 Day PADI Learn to Scuba Dive Course

 From:$845.00 AUD


Students at Pro Dive Cairns completing their pool training


Only 8 students to every scuba diving instructor with PRO DIVE
Only 8 students to every dive instructor!

Get your PADI Openwater Certification
Get your PADI Openwater Certification

Dive the Outer Great Barrier Reef with PRO DIVE Cairns
Dive the Outer Great Barrier Reef

Large Dive Deck

All meals are served in the Saloon and are Buffet Style

Twin Berth Cabins
There is 1 Bathroom for every two cabins

There are 3 Cabins on the
Top Deck
 Learn to Dive with Pro Dive Cairns
Pro Dive Guarantee: All bookings are fully refundable if cancelled up to the end Day One  of your open water course
Course Cost $820.00 + $60 EMC/Fuel Levy
$845.00 + $60 EMC/Fuel Levy from 1 April, 2014

1 5 full Days and includes a
3 Day/2 Night Outer Reef Cruise
No Dives: 4 Openwater Training Dives plus 5 pleasure dives including 1 fully escorted  pleasure night dive
Start: Every Day Except Sundays
Course Cost is per person
Course Timetable
Day 1 8.30am - 5.00pm Theory & Pool
Day 2 8.30am - 5.30pm Theory & Pool, Theory Exam
Day 3

7.00am - First Day at Sea

 O/Water Dives 1 & 2, Snorkel the rest of the day
Day 4 Second Day at Sea O/Water Dives3 & 4 plus 2 Pleasure Dives inc Night Dive
Day 5 Final Day at Sea - 4.30pm 3 Pleasure Dives

Am I fit to Dive?

About the Course

The first two days of the course will be at Pro Dive Cairns' professional Training Centre in Cairns City.  The Training Centre features all the modern facilities needed to learn to scuba dive. We also boast Cairns deepest scuba diving training pool.  At 4.5 meters in the middle, students get an excellent idea of what diving really feels like with all the equipment

Days 3,4 and 5 are spent on the outer reef, onboard Pro Dive Cairns' liveaboard dive vessel, MV Scuba Pro.   Diving on a choice of sixteen sites exclusive to Pro Dive Cairns - refer to Itinerary Section

Pro Dive Cairns operates 3 identical liveaboard vessels, Scuba Pro 1,11 & 111.  On MV Scuba Pro there are a total of 16 Cabins which sleep a maximum of two.  We have 2 double and 14 twin (bunk style) cabins.  Single travellers are accommodated in twin berth cabins, sharing with another diver. If you would like a private cabin, a single supplement will apply - select the Inclusions and Exclusions Tab on the top of this page . Double cabins do not appear in live status and you can request a double

What else they need to know

  • Dive Medical - Some medical conditions may prevent you from diving. You will be required to obtain a dive medical certificate if you answer yes to any of the questions on the attached medical declaration.  The Dive medical must be valid within 90 days of commencing the course. . To view and complete the Student Diver Medical Declaration please Click Here
  • Cost for this medical is not included in the course fees.
  • You will need to be able to swim 200 meters and tread water for 10 minutes
  • The minimum age is 12yrs and students under 18yrs of age will be required to provide signed parent or guardian consent.  Children 12 - 14yrs will attain Junior Openwater Diver Certification.
  • Accommodation transfers are included in your course package and Pro Dive Cairns pick up from properties as far north as Palm Cove as well as Cairns City
  • On Completion of this course your PADI Openwater Certification is recognised world wide.