Age + 10 YRS
Duration 4 TO 5 DAYS
Price €400

Seeking a new challenge? Why not take a look beneath the waves and see what awaits you there? Earn your PADI certification and gain one of the world’s most recognised scuba certifications. The PADI Open Water course has a maximum of 4 Students for safety aspects and comfort. As a result, it allows us to personalise the course to your needs and requirements. You will enjoy the PADI Open Water course in warm, clear blue waters around Gozo, to a maximum depth of 18 m. This course is also available as a PADI Open Water eLearning course.

Who should take this course?

Breathing underwater for the first time is an experience you will find thrilling and exciting.  The PADI Open Water course has brought millions, like yourself, into a lifestyle that can and will change you forever.

Anyone wishing to discover and learn scuba diving and become an independent diver. It enables you to interact, enjoy and simply see the wonders of the aquatic world beneath the waves.

What will you learn?

The content of the PADI Open Water course is made up of three sections:

  • The Knowledge Development which can be done in the classroom or online
  • The Confined Water sessions give you the opportunity to develop basic skills and gain confidence underwater
  • The Open Water dives allow you to use skills mastered earlier and explore the awesome underwater world

What Scuba gear will you use?

  • Full basic scuba diving equipment
  • Use a compass and dive computer
  • Learn to use a DSMB

What learning material do you require?

Here you have the option of:

  • Studying with the PADI Open Water Diver Manual and watching the Open Water video in our classroom, along with your PADI Instructor.
  • Register online now, with PADI to start your Open Water Diver Course eLearning program. This allows you to learn at home, at your own pace through an up to date and easy to use interactive program. PADI eLearning consists of knowledge development sections and online access to the PADI Open Water manual.

For more information on eLearning, please follow this link PADI eLearning or contact us at


  • Participant must be 10 years of age, or older (10-14 years is a Junior Open Water Diver)
  • PADI eLearning must be purchased and completed prior to your in-water experience
  • Adequate swimming ability
  • Complete a diver medical questionnaire declaring you are in good physical health
  • No prior scuba experience is required
  • Participants under 18 years of age require parent or guardian consent
  • Please read the Prerequisites here


Four to five days

  • Five knowledge development sessions
  • Five confined water sessions (in shallow water)
  • Four open water dives

Cost €400.00

  • Including PADI Open Water Manual and PADI certification
  • Includes the ELearning method
  • Including all scuba diving equipment
  • Transport to and from the dive site
  • Prerequisites here

What is your next step?

To join the experience now and start immediately you need to:

  • Sign up for PADI Open Water Diver course Online and start your eLearning program now
  • Or, sign up with DiveSMART for your Open Water Diver course and complete your theory with us in the classroom

Sign up here at now.

For more information on PADI eLearning, check out our eLearning page here.

If you have completed the PADI Discover Scuba Diving or PADI Scuba Diver already, these may credit towards a section of your PADI Open Water course.  Contact us for more details.

Another opportunity for adventure awaits you here, check out the PADI Advanced Diver Course for more fun.

Click on the link to study the theoretical backgrounds before arriving in Gozo – anytime, anywhere!
PADI eLearning