PADI Open Water and Reef Dive Course - 4 Days

Cairns, QLD
CDX004
For 1 person
4 Days
$545 each
$545 each

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Highlights

  • Four day scuba diving PADI open water course
  • Includes two days of classroom theory and pool training
  • Enjoy dives in the stunning Fitzroy Island and Great Barrier Reef

Immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Fitzroy Island and the Great Barrier Reef. This four day PADI open water course consists of two days of classroom theory and pool work, and four open water dives. Explore a whole different part of our world while learning an exciting new skill!

What's Included?

  • Four day scuba diving PADI open water course
  • Scuba dive instruction, equipment hire and wetsuits
  • Four open water scuba training dives
  • Use of training materials (available in all major languages)
  • Pick up from city accommodation
  • Transfers to and from dive sites

The earth consists of over 70% water - why not discover what lies beneath the sea? This four day PADI open water and reef dive course will have you learning the ropes and exploring two world-class dive locations, Fitzroy Island and the Great Barrier Reef. The first two days are focused on classroom theory and pool training in Cairns, building your ability and confidence in a shallow, controlled environment. Day three will have you applying your new found skills and exploring the spectacular underwater world at Fitzroy Island, visiting two reef sites for dives guided by their highly qualified team. The final day will see you diving in the world-renowned Great Barrier Reef, getting up close and personal with an abundance of marine life such as turtles, fish, corals, giant clams and sharks. Here you'll anchor at two dive sites that vary depending on the conditions on the day.

Session Length

  • The course takes four days and runs on four consecutive days
  • Free pick up from accommodation at 8am on the first two days. At 6:45 am for the second two days
  • Your course will finish at approximately 4:30pm each evening, except for the last day which ends at 2:30pm
  • Available seven days a week, excluding Christmas day and New Years Day

Restrictions

Consumption of BYO alcohol and the lighting of fires are not permitted.

Guidelines

  • You will need to fill in a medical questionnaire given to you by the experience provider
  • Basic level of fitness and ability to swim is required
  • You cannot fly within the 24 hour period following your last dive
  • If you are suffering from a cold, hay fever, hangover, cough, breathlessness or ear infection on the day of dive, you will not be allowed to participate in the dive
  • Chronic sinus or middle ear problems may exclude you as water depth and pressure can cause severe discomfort if you are unable to equalise pressure
  • Pregnant woman are not permitted to dive

Cancellation

Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:

  • All cancellations made incur a 30% fee. Cancellations within 48 hours of travel incur a 100% fee. Please keep in mind that experience provider can change your booking and dates up to 48 hours prior to the date of travel.
  • Should you fail to meet in time for our scheduled departure for any reason, you will not receive a refund of your tour costs. The vessel departure will not be delayed due to your late arrival. This includes factors beyond your control including medical problems, airline delays, bad weather, etc
  • No refund or compensation will be given for any unused equipment or prepaid/pre?booked courses or guides in the event you are unable to complete the entire tour.

Weather

The trip will proceed in wet weather.

This experience takes place in Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef.