PADI Scuba Diver Course

PADI Scuba Diver Course

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Get certified in Phuket Thailand with the PADI scuba diver course from Crystal Waves.

If you are short on time, this is the course for you, as it is only two days in length and will get you PADI’s first level of diver certification and teach you many of the valuable skills you will take into the Open Water Diver certification level and with you when diving with other PADI professionals.

Diving Activity Dives Agency Price
Scuba Diver 3 PADI 10,500 THB
Open Water Diver 6 PADI 14,500 THB
Advanced Open Water Diver 6 PADI 13,500 THB

We offer the best PADI scuba diving courses in Phuket, if you would like to test your skills and become a PADI scuba diver contact us now.

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What is the PADI Scuba Diver Course?

The PADI Scuba Diver course is a sub course of the PADI Open Water course, it is also the first level of diver certification. Once certified a PADI Scuba Diver, still needs to dive with a PADI professional.

Who is the PADI Scuba Diver Course for?

The PADI Phuket Scuba Diving course is for people that perhaps, are happy to just keep diving with a PADI professional, people that do not want to keep completing DSD programs. It is also useful for people who’s PADI Open Water training has not been completed, but they have completed enough to be signed off for the lesser certification. You can always upgrade to full PADI Open Water Diver at any time!

What do I do during the course?

The PADI Scuba Diver course is in three parts. Firstly knowledge development, three chapters of the PADI Open Water Course manual. Which is usually followed the same day by the confined water training, learn and practice the skills required for this level of certification?

The following day, out to open water, where we conduct two open water dives to a maximum depth of 12 meters. Then you are ready for Scuba Diver certification!

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Squeeze even more amazing diving into your Thailand holiday with a liveaboard scuba diving trip to the World Renowned and also World Heritage listed scuba diving area called the Similan Islands (Similans), where Whale Sharks and Giant Manta Ray sightings are a daily occurence. Come together with other divers from all over the globe to Eat, Dive, Sleep & Repeat while on a luxury purpose built scuba diving vessel!

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Crystal Waves Thailand is one of the only choices for scuba diving day trips in the Rawai area of Phuket. Come scuba diving with us and we will show you the amazing, hidden, underwater world of scuba diving in Phuket & Thailand !!


" Probably the best dive shop in the world I visited again. Its been long time since I started being interested in Technical diving courses. Finally I took it with Phil at Crystal Waves who has many years of experiences for Technical diving and ... "

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" Super professional, very safe and extremely friendly throughout the day. Our wonderful guys Brian and Mark were fantastic and really put our friends who had never dived before at ease. A really enjoyable day ... "

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