Open Water Course

Learn to dive in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef Marine Park!

Becoming an Open Water Diver is the best way to start your scuba adventure due to worldwide recognition!

With personalized training and taking enough time, we make sure you are truly comfortable under water with the skills and equipment you will use. Your Open Water Diver course consists of 3 parts: Academics, Pool Training and Open Water Sessions.

Courses start every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.


Online Training: Before starting the course you will be required to complete your Online Training.  This will take approx. 6-8 hours and MUST be completed before Day 1 of the course.  To register for this go to -

Day 1

  • Classroom Session - Review of the key theory
  • Watermanship Test - 200m swim and 10 minute Tread or Float
  • Pool Session - Learn all the skills in the pool before heading to the ocean.

Day 2

  • Exam - 50 question multiple choice
  • Open Water Dives 1 & 2

Day 3

  • Open Water Dives 3 & 4
  • Complete logbooks and paperwork

Note: Course structure may vary

* Some medical conditions may require a doctor’s clearance prior to participation in scuba diving activities. If required, Doctor’s certificates must be obtained prior to course or trip commencement date and be valid within 12 months. Click here to check the online Medical Questionnaire to check if you require a Doctors certificate.

*All Prices are Per Person and Prices may vary depending on Start Dates.

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