SDI Open Water Certification

Discover the most impressive underwater landscapes in the world with the SDI Open Water Certification! We invite you to live a unique experience that will take you to explore the hidden wonders under water, where nature displays its beauty in shapes and colors that defy the imagination.

With the SDI certification, you will not only learn the essential skills to dive safely, but you will also open the doors to a world of sensations and discoveries.

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$475 USD — $8 400 MXN

How getting your SDI Open Water Certification ?

  • The first day, we will start by reviewing the theory before beginning the confined water training – in the swimming pool.

  • You will learn new skills in the pool that will allow you to have fun while staying safe when scuba diving.

  • You will need to complete 4 ocean dives over 2 days to meet the course requirements and become a certified diver.

  • The certification is valid for a lifetime. It is accredited by SDI and is accepted worldwide by other dive operators as proof of your diving training.

  • It is one of the most popular scuba courses in the world and has introduced millions of people to the exciting diving lifestyle.

  • Once you get your certification, you’ll never consider another vacation destination without including diving.

Itinerary of the course

  • The theory part will be done online prior to starting the training. You will have to complete the 5 chapters of the SDI e-learning.

  • We will start at 8am on the first day with the review of the theory and pool training.

  • Around 1pm we will go diving by boat and make 2 shallow dives (most of the time we are going to the underwater museum on this day).

  • The following day we will either dive the deeper reef of Punta Cancun (55 feet / 16 meters max depth) or the reef of Manchones (30 feet / 10 meters max depth). Depending on your availability, we will dive at 7:30am or at 11:30am.

  • Be part of the SDI Open Water certification.

Requirements to participate

  • The course is open to participants from 10 years old, and a minimum availability of 2 days is required.

  • It can start any day of the week with a minimum of 1 person.

  • Swimming ability is required.

  • You must complete a medical questionnaire to ensure your eligibility for the course.

  • If you have asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, or high blood pressure, it is necessary to consult your doctor before enrolling.

Included in the price

  • We are including all the fees in our package of $475 USD.

  • We provide you with SDI e-learning.

  • Full pool training.

  • 4 ocean dives.

  • All the necessary scuba gear for your dives. This includes a Buoyancy Control Device (BCD), regulator, mask, fins, and a wetsuit.

  • Marine park and PADI fees.

  • A bottle of water on board.(you can bring any food and drinks you want on the boat).

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