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Beginner Scuba Diving Lessons - Roatan

PADI scuba diving beginner lessons on the Caribbean Island Roatan

Roatan with its calm, clear caribbean water and big variety of dive sites offers perfect conditions to learn how to dive.

All our lessons are private.


Experience Programs - Try dives

Discover Scuba

Discover Scuba Ask about a free discover Scuba experience in the hotel pool. You will take your first breath underwater under the supervision of an experienced dive Instructor. Even children as young as 8 years can try scuba diving in the pool.

Discover Scuba Diving $ 95 (incl. Equipment use and free dive insurance during training)

Discover Scuba DivingIf you have never been scuba diving before, now is the time to do an introductory dive on the splendid reef of Roatan. This program allows those who have never tried it to safely experience the thrill of scuba diving. You will watch a short video and after a brief orientation from the Instructor practice a few basic skills to dive safely before you go on an actual dive under the close supervision of an instructor. This experience may change your lifestyle forever. If you want to become certified after your discover dive, that’s no problem. The discover dive counts as the first dive for your Scuba Diver or Open Water Diver certification.


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Entry level PADI scuba diving certification lessons

PADI Scuba Diver $ 295 (incl. Equipment use, training material, certification and free dive insurance during training)

If you don’t have enough time to take a full certification course, or you don’t want to dive without the supervision of a Divemaster or Instructor the limited certification PADI Scuba Diver is the right thing for you. During the course you will learn some basic dive knowledge and skills that you will practice on two dives on a Roatan dive site.

This course can be done in only two days.
The minimum age is 10 years.

After the course you will be issued the PADI Scuba Diver limited Certification Card. The scuba diver certification allows you only to dive with a Divemaster or Instructor and counts as part of the full PADI Open Water Certification.


PADI Open Water Diver $ 420 (incl. Equipment use, training material, certification and free dive insurance during training)

The PADI Open Water Diver is the most popular diver program in the world – and your ticket to a lifetime of intense adventure. You’ll learn about scuba fundamentals, equipment and techniques. Plus practice skills in the pool or by diving in a shallow spot on Roatan's reef, and experience four open water dives with an instructor.

In as little as 3 to 4 days you can get your certification to dive anywhere in the world. Learn in your own pace with the Open Water Diver manual and video under the supervision of your instructor or start right now online. The course is structured so that you may progress according to your own individual ability. Your instructor will take you diving on your first day of the course.

The course takes normally about 4 days.
The minimum age is 10 years.

Example for Open Water Course daily schedule:
Day 1: Academics – confined water dive 1 – open water dive 1 (this day is equivalent to the Discover Scuba Dive)
Day 2: Academics – confined water dive 2 & 3 - open water dive 2 (day 1 & 2 gives you the rating of PADI Scuba Diver)
Day 3: Academics – confined water dive 4 & 5 – open water dive 3
Day 4: Exam - Open water dive 4
Day 5: National Geographic Diver Course only Open Water dive 5 & 6

Note: The course is performance based, not time based. Some students may finish the course in 3 days while others may need 5 days. The student has to study the materials prior to the course.

PADI eLearning is a convenient option to study the theory at home rather than during your Roatan vacation. Note: additional charges apply.


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PADI Open Water Referral (incl. Certification, 50% discount on equipment rental and free dive insurance during training)

Price depends on how much has to be done. For example the four OW dives $ 240.00

Under PADI Standards you can do any part of a PADI course in one shop and finish up your course in another. If you did your Academic and/or Confined Water part of the Open Water Course in your hometown you can finish your Open Water dives with us in the crystal clear Caribbean water of Roatan.

If you started your training with another organization than PADI we require an additional pool dive ($ 30) to assess your dive skills and a review of your diving knowledge. You will be certified as a PADI Open Water Diver.

Or if you did a Padi Discover Scuba dive or a Padi Scuba Diver Course somewhere else you can do the missing part to become an Open Water Diver here.

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Prices are cash and do not include tax.

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