Open Water Diving Certification Roatan
Become a Certified Open Water Diver in Roatan through our fun and safe Island Diving Center Scuba School. Relax and learn in our air conditioned classroom or on our beautiful palapa overlooking the pristine caribbean ocean. At Island Diving Center you will have lots of individual attention and work in small groups with one of our specialized PADI Scuba Instructors. Almost anyone who is in good health, reasonably fit, and comfortable in the water can earn a PADI Open Water Diver certification. Children as young as 10 and 11 can earn the PADI Jr Open Water Diver certification, diving to a maximum depth of 12 meters/40 ft with a PADI professional or a certified parent/guardian. Children that are 12 to 14 can be Jr Open Water Diver certified, to a maximum depth of 18 meters/60 ft with any adult certified diver. Adults with the Open Water Certification can dive to 18 meters/60 ft and this is the recommended course for all who want to learn and continue to scuba dive on a regular basis.
For the Open Water Certification there are 2 Options:
1. PADI e-learning before you arrive. You can sign up here: https://apps.padi.com/scuba-diving/elearning/?irra=22247 This gets all bookwork, videos and exam out of the way. Takes approximately 2 days depending on your schedule. Once you complete the course, our training, shallow and open water dives is done at our shop. Bonus 5th fun dive for free!
Course length: 2 days
2. Complete course here. 5 videos, 5 chapters, classroom instruction, shallow and open water dives. Bonus 5th fun dive for free! Takes approximately 3-4 days depending on your schedule.
Course length: 3-4 days