PADI Open Water Scuba Certification

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Complete Open Water Certification Program
PADI eLearning and Open Water Touch
Open Water Referral Dive Program

Open Water Certification Courses

On-Island Open Water CoursePADI eLearningReferral DivesParticipant Requirements

Complete Open Water Certification Program (On-Island)

The beginning course for everyone who wants to earn their lifetime certification as a diver

This is the initial certification course for all divers. Included in this program are academic presentations, confined water (pool or shallow ocean) sessions where you learn the skills and techniques of diving, and finally, actual boat diving in the open waters of the crystal clear Bahamian waters.

Must be at least 10 years old, in good physical health and have basic swimming ability

Course Fees
1 Person
2 Person
3 Person
$800 per person
$700 per person
$600 per person
Must be multiple people within the same reservation. Stuart Cove’s does not form the group.
Pricing and Reservations

Open Water Diver Certification Course

• $800 USD (Private One Person)
• $700 USD per Person (Two People)
• $600 USD per Person (Three+ People)

Dive Schedule
What's Included
Certification Earned

Includes complimentary transfers from your hotel or cruise ship

Typical Morning Transfer Schedule

Click to View All Participant Requirements

The staff at Fin Photo are available to shoot still pictures of you and the scenery of this dive so that you have a memento of your underwater experiences to take home. (Additional fee involved.)

All prices are correct as of the revision date listed at the bottom of this page. Prices are subject to change without notice.

PADI eLearning Open Water Certification Program

The beginning course for everyone who wants to earn their lifetime certification as a diver

PADI has introduced an online learn at your leisure multi-media course. We are pleased to offer this exciting new way to learn to scuba dive.

Signing Up for PADI eLearning

Part 1: Signup and Complete eLearning with PADI
Part 2: Finish Open Water Course at Stuart Cove's
Course Fees
1 Person
2 Person
3 Person
PADI eLearning Fee
$620 per person
$440 per person
$390 per person
$169 per Person
Must be multiple people within the same reservation. Stuart Cove’s does not form the group.

Must be at least 10 years old, in good physical health and have basic swimming ability

Pricing and Reservations

PADI eLearning Open Water Diver Course

• $620 USD (One Person)
• $440 USD per Person (Two People)
• $390 USD per Person (Three+ People)

Dive Course Schedule
What's Included
Certification Earned

Includes complimentary transfers from your hotel or cruise ship

Typical Morning Transfer Schedule
Open Water Touch

Click to View All Participant Requirements

The staff at Fin Photo are available to shoot still pictures of you and the scenery of this dive so that you have a memento of your underwater experiences to take home. (Additional fee involved.)

All prices are correct as of the revision date listed at the bottom of this page. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Referral Dives to Complete Open Water Certification

The beginning course for everyone who wants to earn their lifetime certification as a diver

New divers who have already completed their classroom and confined water course requirements at their home may present a Referral Letter and complete their Open Water dives in our warm tropical environment. Upon successful completion of the open water dives the diver will be awarded their Open Water Certification. Referrals are accepted from PADI, Universal Referral System, & Global Referral System.

Prerequisite: Completion of Classroom & Pool Training for Scuba Certification.

Additional Information for Referral Dives
Prerequisite For Participation Signed and Dated Referral Letter from your instructor
Copy of medical form including (doctor’s letter if required) Completion of the classroom and pool training within the past 12 months along with logbook
Certification Earned PADI   SDI   SSI   NAUI   SSI
The agency you did your classroom & pool training with
Pricing and Reservations

Open Water Diver Referral Dives

$185 USD per Person (Two Dives)

• $370 USD per Person (Four Dives)

Dive Schedule
What's Included
Required Materials

Includes complimentary transfers from your hotel or cruise ship

Typical Morning Transfer Schedule
Typical Afternoon Transfer Schedule
Certification Earned

Click to View All Participant Requirements

The staff at Fin Photo are available to shoot still pictures of you and the scenery of this dive so that you have a memento of your underwater experiences to take home. (Additional fee involved.)

All prices are correct as of the revision date listed at the bottom of this page. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Participant Requirements

Certification Courses

In order to participate in Stuart Cove’s Dive Certification Courses, you must meet these minimum qualifications:

Prerequisites

• At least 10 years of age
• Good physical health.
• Complete Medical Questionnaire
• Basic Swimming Ability
• Children under the age of 18 must participate with a parent or guardian.
• Children under the age of 4 are not permitted onboard vessel.
• PADI eLearners: Satisfactory completion of the PADI eLearning Course

Open Water Referrals

In order to participate in Stuart Cove’s Open Water Referral Dive Program, you must meet these minimum qualifications:

Prerequisites

• At least 10 years of age
• Good physical health.
• Basic Swimming Ability
• Children under the age of 18 must participate with a parent or guardian.
• Children under the age of 4 are not permitted onboard vessel.
• Copy of medical form including doctor’s letter if required
• Completion of the classroom and pool training within the past 12 months.

The staff at Fin Photo are available to shoot still pictures of you and the scenery of this dive so that you have a memento of your underwater experiences to take home. (Additional fee involved.)

All prices are correct as of the revision date listed at the bottom of this page. Prices are subject to change without notice.