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Learning to dive is fun!

Doing your PADI Scuba Diver course will be an unforgettable experience, try it and see! 

Meet new people!

Join a course at our diving school and you will meet fun, like-minded people! 


Learn the basic skills

Through doing the PADI Scuba Diver course you will learn the basic skills of scuba diving, to have even more fun underwater!


A course to fit your holiday plan

If you want to do more than an introduction dive, but are limited by your budget or holiday time and cannot make it to the end of the PADI Open Water Diver course...

Then the PADI Scuba Diver 3 day course offers you a unique solution!

Why you will love this:

  • Become a certified diver: no more introduction dives
  • Easy to plan in: the PADI Scuba Diver course only take 2 days to finish
  • Ticket to adventure: After this course you can join professionally guided fun dives to maximum 12 metres depth
  • Learn more: After this course you are able to upgrade to PADI Open Water Diver level

PADI Junior Scuba Diver

Children aged between 10 and 15 will get a PADI Junior Scuba Diver certificate. This certificate is equal to the PADI Scuba Diver certificate and will change automatically when the child becomes 15 years old.


PADI Scuba Diver Course Features

As a 5* awarded PADI Dive Resort, we offer you:

  • A personalised, well organised course plan
  • High quality teaching, in your own language
  • The latest lesson materials available

The PADI Scuba Diver course consists of:

  • 3 theory sections
  • 3 pool dives (conducted in the sea)
  • 2 open water dives
  • 6 hours self-study (on average)  

Theory - Create a foundation!
The 3 theory sections create the knowledge and understanding that you will apply during your pool and open water dives. If you would rather spend your time in the water instead of our classroom, check out our ::study at home:: tips.

Pool dives - Learn skills and build confidence!
During 3 shallow water training sessions you will be preparing for your open water dives. These lessons in sheltered water will build your confidence and have you look forward to the real thing!

Open water dives - Time to start exploring!
Time to begin exploring the underwater world and to get acquainted with the beautiful underwater life that surrounds you! While applying your trained diver skills you finish your course with some fun dives under the supervision of a PADI professional. 


PADI Scuba Diver Course Prerequisites

Minimum age:

  • 10 years old for the PADI Junior Scuba Diver course (maximum depth 12 metres)
  • 15 years old for the PADI Scuba Diver course (maximum depth 12 metres)



  • Basic swimming skills
  • Medically fit for diving



  • Standard set of diving equipment
  • Dive computer



PADI Scuba Diver upgrade to Open Water Diver course

Continue your diving adventure

If you didn’t have time to reach your Open Water Diver goal then this is your chance! Why not take the next step in your diving career and reach that next certification level? The PADI Scuba Diver to PADI Open Water Upgrade will expand your knowledge and experience giving you so many more diving opportunities!

Why you will love this

  • Quick and Fun: Become a PADI Open Water Diver in just 2,5 days
  • Experience: Certified as an independent PADI diver
  • Go deeper: Increase your maximum depth to 18 metres
  • More opportunities: Explore more advanced, exciting dive sites that were not accessible as a PADI Scuba Diver

What’s in the course?

The PADI Scuba Diver to PADI Open Water Diver Upgrade consists of:

  • 2 theory sections and a multiple choice exam
  • 1 refresher dive
  • 2 pool dives (conducted in the sea)
  • 2 open water dives
  • 4 hours self-study (on average)
"A huge thank you to all for teaching me the past two weeks, I have enjoyed it so much and will see you next year." Calum (12 yrs)

"Very nice scuba diver course. Beautiful beach and unforgettable dives." Olivier (40 yrs)
PADI Scuba Diver

Key Information
Minimum age: 10 years old
- basic swimming skills
- medically fit for diving
2 days 
Required study materials: PADI eLearning - Open Water Diver