The PADI Open Water Diver course is your first step in becoming a certified diver to enjoy diving anywhere in the world.
PADI Open Water Diver course
The PADI Open Water Diver course (OWD) is your first step in the world of diving, become certified to dive anywhere in the world with Red Sea LifePADI 5 Star Dive Center Hurghada.
During the PADI Open Water Diver course, you will learn the basics of scuba diving with the theoretical training, the different techniques of diving, you will familiarize with the equipment of SCUBA and you will learn how to use it safely with the professional team of Red Sea Life PADI 5 Star Dive Center. Your OWD certification is recognized all over the world by all organizations (SSI, PADI, NAUI, CMAS, ANMP, BSAC, FFESSM …)
You will be certified PADI Open Water Diver, after having learned to perform about twenty exercises in the pool or shallow water (a protected environment). You will learn how to set up and clean your equipment, how to control your buoyancy and how to float still, how to handle different situations such as running out of the air, having water in your mask, losing your mask, free-flowing regulator, replacing your equipment above and underwater, and integrated weight system. You will also learn how to get into the water from a boat and start and finish a dive safely. You will gradually put your new abilities to the test during the open water dives aboard the beautiful boats of Red Sea Life PADI 5 Star Dive School, Hurghada.
With your OWD certification, it’s a new universe that opens up to you and you can then explore the seabed up to 18 meters around the world.
The only prerequisites are to know how to swim and have a minimum age of 10 years and a big smile to enjoy your new adventure in the Red Sea with the professional team of Red Sea Life PADI 5 Star Dive Center, Hurghada.
Included in this course, you will have 5 pool sessions in Desert Rose Resort and 4 open water dives in the Red Sea, you will organize with your instructor Red Sea Life the schedule that suits your vacation, with a duration of about 3 days.
confined dives & 4 open water dives (3-4 days)
rental equipment during the course
lunch, soft drinks, water, coffee, and tea onboard