Open Water Diver

Due to COVID-19 we now deliver Theory via Skype Presentations or via eLearning. You can still book a course and we are still sending out materials by post or email links for eLearning. So get ahead of the rest and complete the Theory NOW.

C-Life Dive School

Celebrating quality and service for 24yrs 

PADI Open Water Diver Course

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 waves, this is where it starts min age 10yrs old.


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. We offer the highest quality training because we use scuba and Drysuits for our UK diver training. Suitable for adults and children.


Referral Offer - Refer a Friend and receive £50 credit from C-Life services and your friend, family or colleague receives £50 credit towards a full Open Water Diver Course plus 1 day free kit hire and dive guide - package worth over £110


Book a Discover Scuba Dive @£35 and get £35 off your Open Water Diver Course if booked on the same night.


We are the only PADI facility in Kent that provide Drysuits as standard kit from the very beginning of your training during the PADI Open Water Diver Course and thereafter.


Option 1

PADI Open Water Referral Course - One weekend - all theory and Confined Pool Dives - complete 4 open water dives on holiday. Choose between normal course where you have theory lessons (Skype) or e-learning where you do it all at home or..


Option 2

PADI Open Water Diver course - As above plus 4 open water training dives over a 2nd weekend in a Kent freshwater lake.


The course will make you feel comfortable with the equipment you use and ensure that you develop the required knowledge and skills necessary for safe and enjoyable diving. On satisfactory completion of all phases you will be awarded an internationally recognised certification card. All the necessary Drysuit, scuba equipment, tuition, Drysuit Fitting with Pool Orientation Session and the home-study pack is supplied by C-Life. Home-study pack includes; Open Water Manual, Log book, DVD, recreational dive planner (RDP), booklet and certification in a zipper wallet. Plus C-Life Sticker, and C-Life pen.


Extra Option

Combining your PADI Open Water Diver Course with the PADI Drysuit Diver Specialty Course @ £639 inc can be done by adding 1 extra dive with us at the same time as your open water dive weekend AND SAVE £61. Once you are qualified you can then hire our Drysuits for your fun dives.

                                                                         

 All courses can be tailor made on demand all year round, additional dates for mixed groups, at NO extra charge

What's Included in normal Books Version package;

  • Open Water Manual
  • Open Water Logbook
  • Recreational Dive Planner and instruction booklet
  • Open Water Diver DVD
  • Blue Zipper Wallet
  • PADI Sticker
  • C-Life Sticker
  • C-Life Pen
  • Theory sessions - Skype
  • Confined dives
  • Drysuit fitting and pool orientation - for full course
  • Plus certification fee if booking full PADI Open Water Diver Course and 4 training dives
  • Personal Hand delivery of materials in certain areas offered
  • Schedule example; - Currently theory is by Skype
    • Theory Review session 1 (Chislehurst or Skype) - the Tuesday evening 7.30-9.30pm before the weekend course start
    • Sat Theory Review session 2 (Chislehurst or Skype) - 8.45am- 11.30am. Meet at Glass Mill Pool 12pm finish 5pm
    • Sun Theory Review session 3 (Chislehurst or Skype) - 8.45am-10.30am. Meet at Glass Mill Pool 11am finish 5pm
    • Thereafter continue on a further weekend to complete the training dives with us or on your holiday.


What's included in the e-Learning iTouch package;

  • No need to turn up for the classroom theory sessions just turn up for the pool dives in the afternnon/eve along with print out of completed theory
  • Electronic Open Water Manual
  • Electronic Recreational Dive Planner
  • Electronic Logbook
  • Confined dives
  • Drysuit fitting and pool orientation - for full course
  • Plus certification fee for either Referral or full course included
  • eLearning Schedule example;
    • Sat Meet at Glass Mill Pool 12pm finish 5pm
    • Sun meet at Glass Mill Pool 11am finish 5pm
    • Thereafter continue on a further weekend to complete the training dives with us or on your holiday.


Glass Mill Leisure Centre - Dates 2020 - Weekend Pool Dives

  • 6th & 7th June
  • 4th & 5th July
  • 1st & 2nd August
  • 5th & 6th September
  • 3rd & 4th October
  • 7th & 8th November
  • 5th & 6th December


Buckland's Lake - Dates 2020 - Weekend Lake Dives

  • 20th & 21st June
  • 11th & 12th July
  • 8th & 9th Aug
  • 12th & 13th September
  • 10th & 11th October
  • 14th & 15th November
  • 12th & 13th December


How to Book - Contact us for further informationad booking forms

Options 

Cost

1. Open Water Referral - (No dives OWR) - Books or e-Learning

£435

2. Open Water Diver Course - Full Course (OWD) Books or e-Learning

£535

3. OWD & PADI Drysuit Specialty Course - Books or eLearning

£639

4. Open Water Referral Dives Upgrade

£200

5. OWD & Advanced Course (Min 12yrs old) - Books or e-Learning

£895

6. OWD, Advanced Course & Drysuit  (Min 12yrs old) - Books or e-Learning (manual for Drysuit Course)

£1020

7. Bespoke (your pool, private teaching etc)

CALL

Extra Costs 


1. Delivery of Home-Study pack per person or collect - Not relating to eLearning

£8