New to 2017 in conjunction with WAVECREST scuba Cornwall Surf Academy are
now able to bring you the opportunity to go beneath the waves. Whether
you’re a complete novice and require a taster session from just £15 or if
you’re an accomplished diver and are seeking transport, equipment and
guidance we have what you’re looking for.
In 2012, Wavecrest became the FIRST PADI TecRec centre in Cornwall.
Meaning we can offer not only the recreational course but the more
challenging and disciplined technical courses from tec40 to Tec Deep.
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.
Here at Wavecrest we can offer a tailor made course just for you. If its One-to-One or small group training your looking for then look no further. We teach no more than 6 on any course. as we feel your safety and comfort is the most important thing.
What You Learn
The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
- Knowledge Development (online, home study or in a classroom ) 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 participated in a Discover Scuba Diving experience or resort course, the skills you learned may be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Open Water Diver course certification.
To enroll in the PADI Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must be:
- 10 years or older (PADI eLearning requires a minimum age of 13 years due to international internet laws).
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 certified diver. During the course, you’ll make at least five pool dives and four dives at local dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.
The Scuba Gear You Use
In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear including a dive computer, and standard accessories. The equipment you wear will be chosen by a WAVECREST SCUBA Representative to ensure your comfort throughout the course.
Please call us to book: 01637 831369