PADI Open Water Diving Course in Galapagos

Tour/Activity in Santa Cruz Island, Ecuador

About this activity

Learn to dive in paradise!

Your Travel Experience with Galapagos PRO

Day 1

Pool practice

Participants need to complete the online-course before coming to the Galapagos Islands.

Today you meet your instructor at 8 am at the diving center to start with a review session. After this, you practice the diving techniques with scuba exercises in the pool for 4 hours. A video lesson will be shown about chapters 4 and5 of the theory and you will review the lesson with the instructor. Today already, you take your final exam.

Day 2

Open Water diving practice

Today you meet your diving instrutor early in the morning at the diving center. He will take you to your dive site and help you get prepared for diving.

You will complete 2 dives (to max depth 12m) to practice exercises and open water diving. These excersices include a one hour surface interval between dives for rest, review and refreshments. Lunch will be server on board, before returning to the dive center.

Day 3

Open Water diving and certification

Today you will repeat the diving practice of day 3. Open Water Diving: 2 dives (up to 12m depth).

Once in the dive center, you will receive your PADI Open Water certificate!

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