SSI Open Water Diver Course
So you are thinking about making your holiday in Malta an unforgettable one and learning to scuba dive? Then this globally-recognized certification is the best way to begin your life-long adventure as a certified scuba diver. Personalized workshops by our experienced instructors as well as enjoyable in-water practice sessions will ensure you learn the skills and knowledge required to become truly comfortable underwater. After all the waters around Gozo are some of the best for diving in Europe and the world, what better place to fall in love with the diver life and all it has to offer.
"We had the luck to be able to do our Open Water License with Doris and we couldn’t be more thankful for the experience. Doris was incredibly professional! "
During the course, you learn the important basics to begin for your career as a scuba diver. In of no more than 4 students, your experienced instructor will take you through the theoretical knowledge as well as how to handling your equipment. During the shallow dives your instructor will teach you the basic skills and on the deeper open water dives you will practice and improve your skills under professional guidance. The SSI Open Water Diver certification you gain upon successful completion of the course allows you to go diving with your buddy to 18 meters.
"My daughter has just completed her OW (Open Water Diver) course with Endless Oceans and I could not have asked for a better teacher than Brandon. After just a few dives she is probably already better than me!"
Meeting & Course Flow
On the first day we will meet directly at the diving centre or, upon prior arrangement, we can pick you up from your accommodation. Once you arrive at the centre we first take care of the necessary paperwork before you receive your rental equipment. From here the schedule is varied depending on the students however the following represents the normal course flow.
- Day 1: Theory + 2 Confined Water Dives
- Day 2: 1 Open Water Dive + 2 Confined Water Dives
- Day 3: 2 Confined Water Dives + 1 Open Water Dive
- Day 4: 2 Open Water Dives + Final Exam
Schedule can change according to the students needs. Theory and practical workshops are given throughout the course.
Maximum Students: Private (max 4 per instructor)
Minimum Age: 13
Course Prerequisites: None
Equipment: All equipment needed for the course including a diving computer are provided at no additional cost
Academic Sessions: Online followed by instructor led workshops
Shallow Water Training Sessions: 6
Open Water Dives: 4
Maximum Training Depth: 18 Meters
Average Duration: 4 Days
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish
What to bring
Swim suit/change of clothes
€335 Open Water Diver Course
€115 SSI Open Water Diver Digital Learning Kit
€450 All Inclusive
Other Agencies Open Water avaliable on request : PADI, CMAS, NAUI
"We had the luck to be able to do our Open Water License with Doris and we couldn’t be more thankful for the experience.."