Koh Mak Divers Dive School on beutiful Koh Mak Island

PADI Open Water Diver

Get Certified!

Get your PADI scuba certification. If you've always wanted to learn how to scuba
dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the wave,
this is where it starts.

The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world's most popular scuba course, and has
introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.

What you learn

  • Knowledge Development (home study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
  • Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
  • Open Water Dives to review your skills and explore!


To enroll in the PADI Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must

  • Be 10 years or older (10-14 year old divers earn a Junior Open Water Diver certification)

PADI Open Water Divers are qualified to:

  • Dive in a Buddy-Team to a maximum depth of 18 metres / 40 feet
  • Obtain air fills, rent or purchase scuba equipment and participate in other diving activities
  • Continue their dive training and complete the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

Price: 14.800 baht (incl. Marine Park Fee) - Course duration 3-5 days