Now is the time to dive into the PADI Open Water Diver course, the most popular dive program in the world! PADI Open Water Diver course is also the most popular dive program in Singapore . Check out web site at www.PADI .com
Throughout the course, you’ll learn fundamentals of scuba diving, including dive equipment and techniques. You will also earn a PADI Open Water Diver certification that is recognized worldwide. You earn this rating by completing 2 pool dive sessions and knowledge development sessions and by making four open water ( Sea ) dives. As a certified PADI Open Water Diver you have the freedom to dive with a buddy independent of a professional.


This course is designed to provide students with the elemental knowledge and skills they need to safely gain experience in the diving environment and, ultimately, to dive independently. All included skills are designed to be logical, realistic, and to apply to practical diving situations.


  • be at least 10 years of age for Junior Open Water Diver
  • be at least 15 years of age for Open Water Diver
  • possess reasonable aquatic ability without using equipment

Course Overview
This course is divided into three sections:

  • Knowledge development
    • Introduction to Diving
    • Adapting to the Underwater World
    • The Diving Environment
    • Breathing Air at Depth, Introduction to the Recreational Dive Planner
    • Recreational Dive Planner, Continuing Education
  • Confined water (pool) training
  • Open water dives

Prior to certification, the student would need to successfully complete the following:

  • FOUR Open Water dives which may be conducted over two days
  • Open Water Diver Final Exam
  • 200m swim
  • 10 minutes survival float

Sea dive Itinerary
for Malaysia Pulau Tioman Trip

Friday:   Meet at 1900hrs Sharp at a PADI Diving Centre Singapore for departure to Malaysia. Enroute via Kota Tinggi/Desaru junction for light supper about 10.30 pm (For approx 30mins).  Arrive jetty at approx 2359hrs and board dive boat/ferry to island. 
Arrive island approx 0400hrs and check in to resort/chalet.
Sat:  Breakfast at 0800hrs follow by the 1st dive at 0900hrs Lunch at 1230hrs and rest before 1 more dives. 2nd dive conducted between 1330hrs-1750hrs (tea break in between). BBQ dinner at about 1930hrs, log dive after dinner and debrief then rest for the night.
Sun: Breakfast at 0730hrs follow by the 3rd and 4th dive between 0830hrs-1200hrs. Return to resort to take shower and pack up. Lunch at about 1230hrs.
Leave island at about 1330hrs. Arrive jetty at about 1800hrs and board mini-bus  back to Singapore.
Arrive back to Singapore at about 2200hrs - 2300hrs.
Note: All timings, locations are planned but may be subjected to changes. Dive site planning is also subjected to weather conditions.
Things to bring: A valid International passport (6 month validity) and work permit/green card if applicable, some RM40 to 50 for dinner and drinks on the way back , changes of clothing and towel , shorts, sandal, personal toiletries, jacket, sun shades, sun tan lotion, sea sickness pills if necessary.
Payment for the trip/course are to be settled upon signing up. Part refund allows depending on how far the course has progress and materials and cost the diver had incurred.

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Our course package includes :
  • Personalised Training
  • One Instructor to maximum Four students
  • Flexible schedules - you decide the date/time/place
  • 2 academic sessions
  • 2 pool sessions
  • a session for exam if require
  • 4 open water certification dives  Sea Dive
  • an extra leisure dive if time and condition permit
  • PADI Open Water Diver certification
  • Diving log book
  • Use of wetsuit, fins, mask, snorkel during training
  • Use of weight belt, tanks, BCD, and regulator for the entire course
  • PADI Open Water Diver manual and other admin and training materials +.


  • 2 nights accommodation [airconditioned room Quad sharing ],all meals at resort and transportation.

Complete Pulau Tioman Dive Package

[4 students maximum per training session with Instructor] ( Personalised training )

cost  : S$ 6 0 0 . 0 0 each

No Others Hidden Cost

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Recommended Two Weeks Schedules

  • 1st Tuesday 7.00 to 9.30pm - 1st Academic Session : Knowledge Review
  • Following Tuesday 7.00 to 9.30pm - 2nd Review + Exam
  • 1st Wednesday 7 to 9.30pm - 1st Pool Session : confined water training
  • Following Wed 7 to 9.30pm - 2nd Pool sessions
  • Following Friday 7pm to Sunday 9pm Open Sea diving trip to Pulau Aur or Tioman - West Malaysia

  • Note: Academic sessions ::   
    : I can also conduct this theoretical review at your premise of choice; e.g: your office or your home.


    Note: Pool sessions to be held at Island swimming complex pool
    usually on Wednesday or Thursday. Special weekday afternoon or Sunday morning pool session can be arranged.
    Please check!

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