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  • Trip introduction

    If you've always dreamed of swimming with colourful fish, then this PADI Scuba Diver course in Goa is perfect for you! Not only will you experience the beauty of Goa's underwater diversity, but you’ll also learn the basic skills of scuba diving.

    In this course, you'll have theory and pool sessions to teach you the basics of scuba diving and 2 open water dives before you earn your international PADI license. You can also choose to learn the theory at your own pace with the e-learning module which will be sent to you once you book your PADI Scuba Diver course.

    IMPORTANT: To complete this course, you'll be asked to swim for 200 meters with any swimming stroke and float for 10 mins in the open water.

    Destination

    Known as India's go-to beach destination, Goa has also earned a name for its gorgeous waters and colourful marine life. Grande Island is the most popular dive site in Goa, thanks to its good visibility and shoals of colourful fish. If you're lucky, you might even spot a dolphin here!

    Destination highlights

    Become a certified PADI Scuba Diver over the weekend in Goa. | Explore the colourful marine life of Grande Island. | Explore Goa's most gorgeous dive destination.

    Activity Details

    Yes

    PADI Scuba Diver Course (SD)

    Yes

    English

    2

    45 mins

    40 feet/12 meters

    No

    Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)

    Back-to-back

    1:2

    100 kgs

    6.5 feet

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of PADI Scuba Diver course: Theory and pool session

    Eat breakfast before you report to the dive centre in Candolim by 07:30 hrs. You'll start with a short briefing session, and will go through the e-learning modules with your instructor. After this, you'll gear up for a pool session. This session is to help you get accustomed to the equipment, and to learn the basic skills required for the PADI Scuba Diver course. After a revision of the skills, you'll finish your scuba classes for the day. The rest of the day is yours to spend as you please.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Candolim dive centre

    Candolim dive centre

    07:30 AM

    Food

    Day 2 of PADI Scuba Diver course: 2 open water dives
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 14 days or more before the start of the PADI Scuba Diver course in Goa: Full refund.

    For cancellations made 14-7 before the start of the PADI Scuba Diver course in Goa: 75% of the total trip cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations made 6 days-48 hours before the start of the PADI Scuba Diver course in Goa: 50% of the total trip cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations made 0-48 hours before the PADI Scuba Diver course in Goa: 25% of the total trip cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    No show: No refund.

    There will be no refund of any amount after participants check in for the PADI Scuba Diver course.

    There will be no refunds for any cancellations done between 24th December to 4th January.

    Rules on trip

    You must adhere to the instructions of the instructor at all times during the PADI Scuba Diver course.

    Please avoid consuming any food at least half an hour before the dive.

    The operator will provide all the necessary equipment for the PADI Scuba Diver course in Goa. Participants must use the equipment with care.

    Please avoid catching any flights within 24 hours of your last dive.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Prices for this scuba course in Goa are subject to change without prior notice.

    In the event that training for the scuba course in Goa has to be aborted due to reasons beyond the operator's control and/or in the interest of safety of the divers/crew, the liability will be limited to completing the dives at other convenient dates or offering referrals for the remaining portion of the course that may be conducted by qualified PADI instructors elsewhere.

    Acommodation options are also available on the property.
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    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Course Goa Scuba Diving Adventure The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • All PADI e-learning study material

    • PADI Scuba Diver license and certificate on successful completion of tasks
    • PADI manual and log book
    • Theory and pool session at the dive centre
    • 2 open water dives upto 12 meters/40 feet
    • Boat transfers to the dive site
    • Fruits, biscuits and water on the boat
    • All necessary PADI scuba diving equipment
    • Professional and qualified dive intructor and support staff
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Any accommodation during the course

    • Any meals during the course
    • Any transport from your hotel to the dive centre and back
    • Personal expenses such as soft drinks, packaged water, cigarettes, tips, telephone calls, etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
    • Insurance

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Swimwear
    • Light clothes to wear between dives
    • Slippers
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Heavily embellished swimwear
    • Restrictive swimwear

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Boat transport to and from Grande Island
    • Mask
    • Wetsuit
    • Fins
    • Air tank
    • Buoyancy control device
    • Regulator and spare regulator
    • Weight belt
    • All PADI e-learning material, as required
    • Log book
    • PADI Scuba Diver license

    You need to get

    • Small day pack
    • Water bottle
    • ID proof
    • Underwater camera (optional)
    • Sunscreen
    • Sunglasses
    • Lightweight towel

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific, personal or prescribed medication only.