Get your PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) scuba diving certification in Tenerife.
If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.
The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world’s most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.
The Team at Dive and Sea Tenerife will assist you through all aspects of the course with the most professional, friendly and knowledgeable Instructors on the Island.
The Fun Part
The fun part about this course is . . . well, just about all of it because learning to dive is incredible. You breathe underwater for the first time (something you’ll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a PADI Open Water certified diver.
During the course, you’ll have pool dives (confined sessions) and four open water dives, at dive sites in Tenerife, under the supervision of one of our Instructors.
What You Learn
How much fun scuba diving is!
Scuba diving equipment considerations for your local diving environment
How to plan, and execute actual dives
How to prevent and manage problems
The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
Knowledge Development to understand basic principles of scuba diving
Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
Open Water Dives to review your skills and explore!
If you’ve tried diving through a Discover Scuba Diving experience within the last 12 months, the skills you learned will be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Open Water Diver course certification.
The Scuba Gear You Use
In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba diving gear and standard accessories.
The Learning Materials You Need
PADI’s Open Water Diver materials cover what you need to know about basic scuba diving skills, terminology and safety procedures.
For each concept you’ll read a description and watch a DVD demonstration.
Then you’ll practice these skills with our instructor. Later, as a certified diver, use the course materials as a reference guide for future diving adventures and to review what you learned.
The full package provided by Dive and Sea Tenerife includes all the learning materials you will need.
We also offer the PADI eLearning option, whereby all your theory work is done online before arriving at the Dive Centre in Tenerife.
The Prerequisites for This Course
To take this course, you must be:
15 years old.
Your Next Adventure
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PADI Project AWARE Specialist
PADI Adventure Diver
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
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