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Learn to Dive - Open Water Courses

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SCUBA diving is great fun and is a fantastic way to discover the diversity of the amazing underwater world. The Open Water Dive Course enables you to enjoy the diving environment as a trained and safe diver.

Course overview:

The course is divided into 3 segments:

  • Online Study
  • Pool sessions
  • Open Water

We run the following types of courses:

a) Evening Courses - you do your thoery and pool sessions over 4 evenings (from 6:30pm to 9:30pm normally) and your open water dives over one weekend.

b) Weekend Courses - you do your entire course of two consecutive weekends.

c) Weekday Courses - you do a 3 day block course during the day over consecutive days.

d) Private Course - we schedule a course around you. The cost of this depends on the number of people you have - please call us for more information.

Why should I dive with Kiwi Divers?

  • We want you to enjoy your diving experience so you’ll come to love diving as we do.
  • Our instructors are passionate about diving and will ensure that your first underwater experience will be a fun and safe experience.
  • We like to keep our classes small (usually 4 to 8 students) so that you have more one on one time with the instructor.
  • We have regular dive trips (up to 5 trips a week) throughout the year from our own boat (not charters). We believe that once you've learnt to dive, you'll want to carry on so why not learn with a centre that actually gets out diving?!
  • We have a best price guarantee. If you find a better price for the same equipment, we'll match it.
  • We offer our students extra sessions if required so that you are comfortable before going out into the ocean.
  • We have a high standard of well maintained equipment in our school including computers.

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum 10 years of age
  • Medically fit to dive (download the diving medical form and if you answer "yes" to any of the questions then please contact us)
  • You should be able to swim 200m (any stroke and no time limit) and tread water for 10 minutes.

Course cost $449.00

Cost includes all training and reference materials, scuba equipment and certification card.

Kiwi Scuba Divers - Learn to Dive – Open Water Courses

What do I need?

Snorkelling gear (mask, fins, snorkel and booties) or you can hire these for $100 for the whole course.

How do I book?

To book on a course we need payment in full. We can take payments in store, by credit card over the phone or by internet banking.

  • Cancellation / Rescheduling – We do not accept cancellations and no refunds will be issued if you decide to pull out prior to commencement of the course or after the course has started, for any reason.

    However, your course can be rescheduled if you give us at least two weeks’ notice before the start date. Within two weeks of the course start date a $200 re-booking fee applies.  This includes if you have to withdraw or change dates for any reason including medical reasons, equalising problems, failure to complete the theory or swim test, being under the influence or ANY other reason.

  • Additional Terms & Conditions – Additional terms and conditions apply to all courses and are printed out for you to read and sign when enrolling onto the course. If you have any questions or would like a print out of these please feel free to contact us.

Next Open Water Course Dates

We hold open water courses year round. Our next few courses are scheduled as follows:

Starts Classroom Dates Pool Dates Openwater Dates
Openwater Diver
April
20/04/2021 Tuesday 20th April 21 Tuesday 20th April 21 Wednesday 21st & Thursday 22nd April More Info Book Now
24/04/2021 24th April 2021 24th April 2021 25th & 26th April 2021 More Info Book Now
30/04/2021 Friday 30th April 2021 Friday 30th April 2021 1st & 2nd May 2021 More Info Book Now
May
08/05/2021 8th May 2021 8th May 2021 9th & 15th May 2021 More Info Book Now
16/05/2021 16th May 2021 16th May 2021 22nd & 23rd May 2021 More Info Book Now
29/05/2021 29th May 2021 29th May 2021 30th May & 5th June 2021 More Info Book Now
June
06/06/2021 6th June 2021 6th June 2021 12th & 13th June 2021 More Info Book Now
19/06/2021 19th June 2021 19th June 2021 20th & 26th June 2021 More Info Book Now
July
03/07/2021 3rd July 2021 3rd July 2021 4th & 10th July 2021 More Info Book Now