Open water diver

Diving Courses in Bali for beginners:

Open Water Diver Course in Bali

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Becoming an SSI Open Water Diver  is the best way to start your scuba adventure due to worldwide recognition! And why not do it in one of the best place in the world for scuba diving? With rich marine biodiversity, beautiful sceneries Indonesia is a great place for diving. And with its calm sea conditions and amazing surroundings, Bali is an ideal place to start your scuba diving adventure.

The SSI Open Water Diver program is intended to provide students with the knowledge and training necessary to dive autonomously with an equally- or more qualified buddy, in environments equivalent with their training and to depths shallower than 18 meters. With personalised training and taking enough time, we make sure you are truly comfortable under water with the skills you will learn and the equipment you will use.

At Southern Dreams Diving Club, your dive center in Bali, the Open Water Diver Course training will happen over a minimum of 3 days:

Day 1 – Diving Theory and Confined Water Training.

The SSI Training Materials and Online Training program are designed so that you can learn the academics at your own pace when and where it is convenient for you. You can complete the academics online FREE when you sign up for SSI’s Online Training program, and then attend review sessions at Southern Dreams Diving Club with your Instructor.

After completing the theories online, you can begin your in-water training. It’s easy, exciting and fun!

For  your Confined Water Training you will jump in the swimming pool and complete six pool sessions under the guidance of your experienced and friendly Instructors. You will be able to practice crucial scuba skills that will benefit your comfort level, buoyancy and provide you with the ultimate skill set to be able to dive any where in the world.

Day 2 – Open Water Dives 1 and 2

During your Open Water dives you will have the chance to experience everything you learned. The first 2 open water dives will be conducted shallower than 12 meters under the direct supervision of your profesional, experienced Instructor.

Day 3 – Open Water Dives 3 and 4 and final exam

Dive 3 and 4 will be conducted to a maximum depth of 18 meters.

Note: The maximum depth for all 10- and 11-year-olds during all training dives is 12 meters.

After successful completion of your confined water skills, open water training dives and final exam with a passing score of 80%, you will become a Certified Diver. The SSI Open Water Diver certification is recognised worldwide so your diving experiences will be limitless. Congratulations!!

Minimum age to enrol on Open Water Diver Course: 10 years old

Note: Students younger than 15 years old will be certified as a Junior Open Water Diver and must dive under the direct supervision of a dive professional or with a certified adult in environments equivalent to their training and within the recommended depth limits.

Conditions:  A Confidential Medical Form must be filled out prior to enrolment and a physician’s release may be required.

If you even want more, at Southern Dreams Diving Club in Bali, we offer Open Water Diver Course Deluxe with  six open water dives instead of the four required by the standards to have the chance to get the best of your Open Water Diver Course, gaining more confidence and  practising and mastering your diving skills.

Let’s Get the Adventure Started!

The course cost:

  • SSI Open Water Diver – 5,500,000 IDR
  • SSI Open Water Diver Deluxe – 6,300,000 IDR

The price of the course includes:

  • Online didactic materials translated in more than 30 languages
  • Full diving equipment
  • Diving Insurance
  • Certification card cost
  • Mineral water, snacks and lunch
  • Transfer to the best dive spots (land and sea)
  • Marine park fees
  • Porters and tax

Don’t miss your chance, learn to dive with Bali’s leading dive center for entry level courses! Book now