PADI Open Water Course at the Gili Islands
Ever wondered what it is like to swim with the fish beneath the waves? Your underwater adventures start right here with us at Oceans 5 on Gili Air in Indonesia. Come and get all your diving certifications with us starting with your PADI Open Water Diver course.
The PADI Open Water Course is the worlds most accepted and acknowledged scuba course. Millions have learned to scuba dive and most have continued to explore the mysteries and marvels of the aquatic paradise through this course.
To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course (or PADI Junior Open Water Diver course), you must be a minimum of 10 years old. You need sufficient swimming skills and want to be in suitable physical health. No previous knowledge or experience is necessary.
What will you learn during the PADI Open Water Course at the Gilis?
The PADI Open Water Diver course involves three stages:
- Knowledge Development (online, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
- Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
- Open Water Dives to use your skills and discover!
Limited Stay? The PADI Scuba Diver course is spot-on for you! While the PADI Open Water Divers Course at Oceans 5 takes 3,5 days, the PADI Scuba Diver course take only 2 days.
How can you start learning an Open Water Course at the Gili Islands now?
Enroll in Open Water Diver Online – PADI’s eLearning option – and you can start learning right away. PADI Open Water Diver Online gives you the background knowledge you want to dive safely and lets you learn at your own pace through an interactive computer-based package. You can begin right now! Then once you arrive here at Oceans 5 Gili Air you have already learned the basics and can get started right away.
What scuba gear will you use at Oceans 5 Gili Air?
All our gear is new here at Oceans 5 and with no expense spared on quality manufacturers. We use Aqualung Bouyancy Control Devices (BCD), Apeks regulaters and the very best masks and fins to make you feel safe and sound during your dives here with us.
The next step after your PADI Open Water Diver Course is the PADI Advanced Open Water Course. It doesn't take a lot of time to complete this course; only 2-3 days!