This course is now Full
This globally-recognized certification program is the best way to begin your life-long adventure as a certified scuba diver.
Personalized training is combined with in-water practice sessions to ensure you have the skills and experience required to become truly comfortable underwater, certifying you to dive anywhere in the world down to 18mtr.
The course is made up of 3 sections, online theory that can be done at home in your own time before the course, a confined water pool session were you can become comfortable and practice skills being underwater and 4 open water dives were the fun really begins! learning new skills and problem solving techniques as well as seeing the beautiful marine life New Zealand has to offer.
All online learning must be completed prior to in water training. Please contact us if the participant is 15 yrs or younger.
The course is run over 3 days, Friday meet and greet, pool session 9am-4pm at Otahuhu Pools (Mason Ave) and Saturday, Sunday open water dives at Goat Island marine reserve 9am-4pm (site dependent on conditions)
It's a great weekend away, most students find it easier to stay there we have accommodation options available.
To dive you must be medically fit, please look at the medical questionnaire if there are any YES marked you will then need to be signed off by a physician (page 2) however if all NO we are good to go.
We provide the scuba equipment (BCD, regulators, tank, weights and 7ml wet suit) we recommend you provide your own mask, fins and snorkel, if you don't have your own these items you can use our hire gear $50 for the duration of your course, however you will just need to give me a heads up on foot size.
We also offer exclusive discounted gear packages only available to our students, happy to talk about other options.