Budget Open Water Dive Course

BEST course, BEST location, BEST results!

 

With almost 45 Years experience and 130,000 qualifications, Deep Sea Divers Den is the best place in Cairns to learn to dive! It's Cairns' only fully covered, purpose-built dive pool heated to 32 degrees all year, 4 modern air-conditioned classrooms with state of the art teaching ...

Already have accommodation booked? Prefer spending your nights on land?! Learn to Dive in just two classroom and pool training days, and two separate day trips! Come and join us for the adventure of a lifetime learning to dive on the magnificent Outer Barrier Reef with Cairns most established and renowned dive operator.

The Budget option is designed for the traveler who is short of time and wants to learn to dive for the cheapest possible price. This option does not give the opportunity to sleep overnight on the reef. On completion of your 4 certification dives you will get the opportunity to do one 'fun dive' (time permitting)

Booking Conditions

Age Restriction: Minimum age for diving is 12

Fitness Requirement: Moderate - Medical conditions apply

What's included

  • PADI Open Water Manual
  • Air fills
  • Wetsuit / Stinger suit
  • SCUBA / Snorkel equipment

What To Bring

  • Hat, towel, swimsuit
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses

Itinerary

Day 1 : Pool and Theory
9.00am pick-up from your city accommodation // Classroom theory // Dive medical (if required) // Lunch (not included) // Dive equipment selection // Pool training // 5.00pm return (approximately)
Meals :None

Day 2 : Pool and Theory
9.00am pickup from your city accommodation // Pool training //Lunch (not included) // Classroom theory // 5.00pm return (Approximately)
Meals :None

Day 3 : Two dives
7.30am pickup from your city accommodation // Cruise out to reef aboard our Day trip vessel // First training dive // Lunch // Second training dive // 5.00pm return to your accommodation
Meals :Lunch

Day 4 : Three dives
7.30am pickup from your city accommodation // Cruise out to reef aboard our Day trip vessel // Final 2 training dives // Lunch // Certification as Open Water diver // Fun Dive // 5.00pm return to your accommodation
Meals :Lunch

Pickups

Transfers from the Northern Beaches $80.00 ($20 per day) - payable on the day of travel

Departs:

Day 1:  Pick up 9.00am, brought to the shop

Day 2: Pick up 9.00am, brought to the shop

Day 3: Pick up 7.30am, check-in at the boat 8.00am

Day 4: Pick up 7.30am, check-in at the boat 8.00am

Returns: 5.00pm

Duration: 4 days

All start/finish times are approximate, pick up times will vary depending on accommodation location. 

AUD $40
Some of our tours require a local fee for National Parks that need to be paid directly to your guide while on tour.

Optional Excursions

Optional Activities (Available to sign up on tour with your guide)

  • Diving
  • Training Courses

Available Extras

  • TAXES & LEVIES $20 PER PERSON PER SEA DAY. Fee includes: EMC $3.50, Fuel Levy, Port and Administration Charges and GST $16.50
  • Medical if required
  • 2 x Passport photos

No Credit Card or Booking Fees!!

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