padi Scuba Diver to open water diver course upgrade


We recommend that all PADI Scuba Divers wishing to ugrade to the PADI Open Water Diver Course get in touch with us prior to arrival. Whilst the practical side of the training is very straight forward, you will also need to complete your theory. You may be able to avoid extra costs and time by doing all, if not most of your theory study back home. Students must provide relevant documentation from PADI detailing training to date.

PADI SCuba diver to Open Water Diver Course upgrade Sample Schedule

Day 1: Pool Review (Time: 1 hour). Watermanship skills - 200 m swim: (Time: 0.5 hours). Pool Lessons 4 & 5 (Time: 1 hour). Self Study (2 hours +)

Day 2: Theory Tutorial & Exam (Time: 2 hours). Dive 3 (Time: 2 hours). Dive 4 (Time: 2 hours). Certification (Time: 0.5 hours).

PADI scuba diver to Open Water Diver Course upgrade

Cost: FJD $755 per person. Currency Exchange.

What’s Included:

  • Tutorials, pool work and 2 open water dives

  • All equipment hire (including dive computer)

  • Certification fees to PADI

  • AUD$ 10 donation to PADI Project AWARE

  • Government Taxes

Please note that this cost does not include your PADI Open Water training manual (online or paper format) or PADI log book. It is assumed you aleady have these.

Important Information

  • PADI Open Water Divers must be fit to dive according to the PADI Medical statement. Should you have to answer ‘yes’ to anything on this form then you will need to bring medical clearance with you to Tokoriki Island Resort. If you can answer ‘no’ to everything, then there is no legal requirement to have a medical ‘check up’.

  • We highly recommend that you book your PADI Instructor and PADI course scheduling prior to arrival to Tokoriki Island in order to ensure availability.

  • We strongly recommend that you have fully comprehensive travel medical insurance that includes scuba diving.

  • Please allow at least 18 hours after diving before flying.

  • Costs do not include a 3% administration fee if paying by credit card.

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Tokoriki Island Resort