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Gold Coast: 3-Day PADI Open Water Course

Gold Coast: 3-Day PADI Open Water Course

From US$ 295.97 per person

Gain the knowledge and skills you’ll need to safely visit the underwater world with a PADI Open Water Course. Across 3 days, learn how to scuba dive safely in open water and receive a diving certification valid throughout the world.

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Duration 3 days
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Chinese, English, Japanese, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup from hotels in Main Beach and Surfer's Paradise. The Dive shop is a 5 minute Uber ride from Surfers Paradise, the local bus stops at the marina, and there is a free car park for customers who are driving themselves.


  • Learn how to scuba dive along Australia's Gold Goast
  • Discover the essential principles of safe underwater diving with an expert instructor
  • Receive your PADI Open Water Certificate which is valid for life and can be used anywhere in the world
Full description
Take a 3-Day PADI Open Water Course which will provide you with the knowledge and skills you’ll need to safely explore the underwater world. With your expert instructor, enjoy learning scuba diving in a safe environment. On the first day, take part in some academic training where you will learn the basic principles of safe and enjoyable diving. Then across the following 2 days, learn the basic skills of diving with some confined water training and subsequent dives in the open water where you will demonstrate your new skills in a typical underwater environment. Upon successful completion of this course, be awarded the PADI Open Water Certification card enabling you to scuba dive anywhere throughout the world to a depth of a maximum of 18 metres. The certificate also entitles you to hire equipment from dive stores and is valid for life.
  • Open water manual
  • Dive logbook
  • Certification card
  • Wall certificate
  • All boat dives
  • Dive tables
  • Hotel transfers From Surfers Paradise & Main Beach
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 10 years
    • Pregnant women
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Important information

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    • The activity provider can provide return transfers from select Surfers Paradise hotels, but please be aware that seats are limited.
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    July 4, 2022

    Product ID: 360455