Open Water Course: Get Certified as a Diver in Just 3 Days
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koh tao
Get certified as a diver in just 3 days! Dive to a maximum depth of 18 meters with a certified buddy. Join our Open Water Course now!
Duration: 3 days
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Koh Tao Scuba Club - Dive Sites on Koh Tao are perfectly suited for all dive courses, considering depth, clarity, and calmness of the dive environment. The conditions are generally very good making it possible for everyone to dive Koh Tao.
What's Included
  • Online theoretical material
  • 4 Open Water Dives in the Ocean
  • 1 confined water training in pool
  • Use of SCUBA equipment
  • Digital certification
  • Lunch
  • Tea and coffee
Additional Information

Your initial certification is only the beginning of your learning journey! This course is designed to give you the requisite knowledge and abilities to plan and conduct a dive up to 18 meters in depth alongside a certified buddy, all in a performance-based structure.

Day 1 - Academics + Diving

Get acquainted with your instructor and classmates, and kick-start your educational sessions. Take a short lunch break before engaging in your first skill-building session in confined water in the afternoon.

Day 2 - Academics + Diving Skills

Continue with your education session in the morning, then set off for your afternoon boat ride to perform your confined water training dives 1 and 2. These dives, conducted at 2 different dive sites around Koh Tao, will each take you to a maximum depth of 12 meters.

Day 3 - Diving + Exam

On this day, you will embark on 2 dives of up to 18 meters, the maximum depth permissible for an open water diver. With some of the finest diving sites around Koh Tao available to you, this day is purely for pleasure diving, no training, no drills, just diving! Upon your return from your final 2 dives, you will sit for the final exam at the academy!

Koh Tao Scuba Club
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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Apr 13, 2024
Simon bouqin - Brilliant instructor would highly recommend, went on 4 dives, on each dive I never felt in trouble or panicked, he was also very knowledgeable of the surrounding eco system
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Apr 12, 2024
Open Water Course - It was sooo good! Rodrygo is the best scuba instructor! Test is very doable and the open water diving is so eye opening!!!!
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Apr 10, 2024
Luv. underwater world #Diversity #Teacher Som is the kindest person in the world. - The underwater world is very beautiful. I met little fish and the gars were very cute. Koh tao good makkkkkkkk. I've done more than that. I'll come back again. Love you.
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Apr 10, 2024
Overall Good Experience - Super fun, the teachers are good, teach with understanding, and care about safety. It was a good experience. I will come again. #Teacher Som is the kindest person in the world.
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Apr 10, 2024
1st time open water course and its amazing - It's time for me !!! It's the same as the one I've made!!! 💗 It was so much fun. At first I was very scared, but when I had Teacher Som help teach, it was really good. Jam, Jam, Teacher Som's heart.
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Apr 10, 2024
First time diving great experience - very very fun #ครูส้มใจดีที่สุดในโลก very good for those who want to try diving for the first time, easy and funny and easy and easy
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Apr 9, 2024
Superb experience in an idyllic setting, The scuba dive team and Simon BQ are very professional. I recommend.............. - Superb experience in an idyllic setting, The scuba dive team and Simon BQ are very professional. I recommend.
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Apr 9, 2024
Good experience - Great discovery of the diving world with good equipment and a great team, thanks to Simon B for his professionalism.
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Apr 9, 2024
Simon bq - Everything was organized and explained really well. We felt very comfortable and and we had a lot of fun!! I would definitely recimmens this diving school.
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Apr 9, 2024
Thanks Simon - Super fun exp, so beautiful, just do it. He even explained all the fishes beforehand, am definitely gonna dive again after this.
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up to 15 guests
1 Adult
April 2024