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Algarve Dive Experience Dive Courses

PADI SCUBA DIVER

A 2 day course for beginners with or without prior experience. This course can be upgraded from the Discover SCUBA diving experience in 1 1/2 days. It consists of three modules of theory lessons, three modules of pool skill sessions and two open water training dives. On successful completion, participants receive PADI certification allowing them to dive to a maximum depth of 12 meters anywhere in the world when accompanied by a diving professional. This course can be upgraded to a PADI Open Water course in 2 days.

PADI OPEN WATER DIVER

A 4 day course for beginners with or without prior experience. This course can be upgraded from the PADI Scuba Diver course in 2 days. It consists of five modules of theory lessons, five modules of pool skill sessions and four open water training dives. On successful completion, participants receive PADI certification allowing them to dive to a maximum depth of 18 meters anywhere in the world when accompanied by dive buddy of with equivalent or higher recognised certification.

PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER

A 3 day course for diver with Open Water certification (or equivalent). This course can be upgraded from the PADI Scuba Diver course in 2 days. It consists of five open water speciality dives - Navigation dive & Deep Dive plus three dives of the participant’s choice. On successful completion, participants receive PADI certification allowing them to dive to a maximum of 30 meters anywhere in the world.