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Become certified diver in 3 days - PADI Open Water Diver course on Koh Tao

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Certification takes 3 days. Starting with the theory portion in the classroom you are going to learn basic knowledge about scuba diving. Theory includes five chapters of video and five chapters from manual, you need to finish all theory before certification.
First practical application will be conducted in shallow water on the first day by learning basic diving skills, equipment assembling, buddy procedures, atc. Common place for confined session is a bay, called Japanese Garden at Koh Nang Yuan Island. Sendy aria with maximum depth is 1.5 - 2 meters among coral reefs and tropical fish.
On the second day at 9 AM you continue theory and from 10AM to 3 PM - 2 dives (max depth is 12 meters). You are going to repeat your skills in open water.
On the third day at 8 AM continues theory and final written exam, from 9AM to 2 PM - 2 dives (max depth is 18 meters), you'll master your diving skills and we finish with certification procedures.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Diving Center "Scuba Birds" - PADI 5 Star IDC, 24/21 Moo 2, Mae Haad, ตำบล เกาะเต่า อำเภอเกาะพะงัน สุราษฎร์ธานี 84280, Thailand
Departure Time
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7/20/2019 - 1/31/2021Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Duration
3 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Use of SCUBA equipment
  • Coffee and/or Tea - Drinking water on the boat, tea, coffee, fruits, cookies
  • International diving certificate
  • Scuba Birds Diving log book
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We did our Open Water certification with my partner here. Staff team, especially Zlata, was super helpful and guided us throughout the process of learning theoretical part, constantly reminding us about quizzes and exam and we did the course in 3 days. Admin team, specifically
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Response from Dmitry_SB, Генеральный директор at Become certified diver in 3 days - PADI Open Water Diver course on Koh Tao
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your review and warm words about our team! looking forward to see you again ifor your next Advanced course!
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I did my 3 day open water 18m diving certification at Scuba Birds and could not have asked a better experience & instructor. Dominik Maier was friendly, supportive, and pushed me to become the best diver I could be throughout my certification, while still maintaining a relaxed,
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Response from Dmitry_SB, Генеральный директор at Become certified diver in 3 days - PADI Open Water Diver course on Koh Tao
Responded 7 Nov 2019
Thank you for your review and warm words about our instructor and team! we 'll be happy to see you again in our dive centre!
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I had unforgettable diving experience by taking Padi open water diver course in Scuba Birds diving school. Everything was 100% organised for me before coming (accommodation, e-learning padi course, transfers from Koh Samui) and during the stay in Koh Tao. I was very happy with
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Response from Dmitry_SB, Генеральный директор at Become certified diver in 3 days - PADI Open Water Diver course on Koh Tao
Responded 17 Oct 2019
Thank you for your review and good words about our instructor and our team. we 'll be waiting for you four your next Advanced course.
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About the operator
By: Scuba Birds International Dive Center
506 reviews
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BabylonDreams
Mae Nam, Thailand
1739
Great experience for sure!
I did my open water, advanced open water and couple of fun dives with Scuba Birds, everyone is really friendly and
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birovakaty
London, United Kingdom
10
Absolutely Amazing!!
Everyone was very attentive and thankis to the small groups you have a great chance to have more attention and to
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rustamaliyev1
London, United Kingdom
20
Best school for PADU Open Water Diver certification
We did our Open Water certification with my partner here. Staff team, especially Zlata, was super helpful and
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alyxandrak
Thousand Oaks, California
40
Definitely Book Them!
Highly recommend, our guide was the best! We have only been scuba diving once before so we had little previous
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825dannyk
San Nicolas, Aruba
10
Amazing dive! Would recommend!!
Diving in Koh Tao with Scuba Birds is a must!! We were paired up with the instructor Said who was excellent. Very
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ZackBenderTravels
31
Scuba with Natalie
Went scuba diving for the first time with my buddy Dan. We had the pleasure of having Natalie as our dive
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KoaP4
Koh Tao, Thailand
95
SAID mount
Scubabirds is a multi language dive shop where i did my side mount course. My instructor Said teaches in a way
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tanujr2019
20
Half day dive
Had a amazing time diving with my dive instructor Olya Klimachiova. She is awesome and I had a great dive with
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Gertdev
10
Great dive with super friendly staff!
Had a amazing time, my dive buddy / dive master (Olya Klimachiova) was awesome! Best way to spend the day would
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JWeerasuriya
Colombo, Sri Lanka
31
Excellent Dive center with a great deals and wonderful staff
I contact Scuba birds and i was provided all the information i needed travelling from Koh Samui to Koa Tao.
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tomj7004
10
Diving Ko Tao
Had a couple of excellent dives in Ko Tao Thailand with scubabirds. Professional crew on a great boat. Special
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Irelandgod
41
Great place to dive great to deal with
Great place to dive the place is beautiful and the staff are great we had olya as our guide very good and
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evaneskimo
20
Amazing 3 Days Getting Certified with Dominik
I did my 3 day open water 18m diving certification at Scuba Birds and could not have asked a better experience &
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Dovadaug
10
Amazing experience with instructor Dominik
I had unforgettable diving experience by taking Padi open water diver course in Scuba Birds diving school.
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566salmans
20
Great staff
A wonderful experience, in a great diving site. The staff is very patient and teach well, make the experience way
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