Pro Dive Cairns Learn to Dive

Pro Dive Cairns Learn to Dive

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5-star training + 2 night adventure liveaboard

Thinking about taking the plunge and becoming a certified scuba diver? Pro Dive Cairns 5 day PADI Open Water course is the most popular way to combine the adventure of learning to dive with the excitement of exploring The Great Barrier Reef.

Pro Dive Cairns learn to dive course starts with 2 days at their 5-star PADI training centre followed by Pro Dive’s 3day/2night outer reef liveaboard.

This course offers the best chance to become not just a competent scuba diver, but an experienced scuba diver.

Trip code:

CNS-PDCOW

Activity:

Scuba Diving

Start / Finish:

Group Size:

max 8 per instructor

Age Range:

10 yrs +

Eco-Certified:

Advanced EcoTourism Certified

Age Range:

10 yrs +

Fitness Rating:

3
out of 5

Climate Cert:

Currently Not "Climate Certified"

Eco-Certified:

Advanced EcoTourism Certified

Highlights

  • Learn in a purpose built “PADI® 5-star Centre”
  • 2 large, 4 metre deep heated training pools
  • 3 days and 2 nights outer reef adventure liveaboard
  • 9× Open water dives
  • Visit Cairns’ best dive sites exclusive to Pro Dive Cairns

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Liveaboard Video

Inclusions

PADI® 5-star dive centre
2× centre training days
3day/2night diving liveaboard
All meals on liveaboard
4× Open water training dives
4× Open water pleasure dives
1× Open water night dive
PADI® Open Water manual
PADI® Gold Certification
Dive log book
2× Passport photos
All scuba dive equipment
Diving Insurance
Cairns accommodation transfers
Towels
Lunch at training centre

Itinerary

PADI® 5-star Training and Instructor Development Centre.

Days 1 and 2 are spent learning theory in our classrooms and pull on the diving gear and jump into our state of the art heated pools.

  • 6× Air conditioned classrooms
  • 2× large, 4 meter deep, heated training pools
  • Change room facilities with hot showers
  • Experienced and highly qualified PADI dive instructors

What you will need for these days:

  • Certified Dive Medical (see important information below if required)
  • Passport or Australian driver’s licence
  • Small day bag for your belongings
  • Swimwear and towel
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Dry change of clothes
  • Please use a sustainable water bottle
  • Please use “Coral Safe” sunscreen
  • Lunch is at own expense

It’s time for your ultimate adventure on the outer Great Barrier Reef.

Our vessels, ScubaPro I, II and III are multi-million dollar purpose built diving boats and perfect for adventure seekers and advanced divers a-like.

Full liveaboard inclusions:

  • Vessel Names: ScubaPro I / II / III
  • Maximum 32 passengers
  • Spacious dive deck and sundeck
  • Air-conditioned cabins and saloon areas
  • 14× Twin cabin accommodation (shared bathroom)
  • 2× Double cabin accommodation (shared bathroom)
  • Linen, sheets and pillows (towels not included)
  • 8× toilet/shower combined bathrooms
  • Hot and cold breakfast and lunch (freshly prepared onboard)
  • Hot dinner including dessert (freshly prepared onboard)
  • Snacks, tea and coffee available any time
  • Free wifi and 240v power outlets fitted in each cabin
  • 4× Open water training dives
  • 5× Open water pleasure dives (inc.1× night dive)
  • All diving equipment and wetsuits

Dive Centre & Outer Reef Dive Sites

Prepare for your experience

Day 1-2 at Training centre:

  • Certified Dive Medical (see important information below if required)
  • Passport or Australian driver’s licence
  • Small day bag for your belongings
  • Swimwear and towel
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Dry change of clothes
  • Please consider a sustainable water bottle
  • Please use “Coral Safe” sunscreen
  • Lunch is at own expense

Day 3-5 on liveaboard

  • Clothing and swimwear
  • Warm clothes for the evening
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • 2× towels (ocean/shower)
  • Please use a sustainable water bottle
  • Please use “Coral Safe” sunscreen
  • Marine safe toiletries (soap, shampoo, etc.)
  • Seasickness mediation
  • *Shoes – onboard everyone is bare-foot
  • Sleeping bags
  • Pillows
  • Extra luggage
    (luggage can be stored securely at Pro-dive check-in office)
  • This is a fully registered PADI experience
  • Tell us about dietary requirements
  • Itineraries may be subject to change due to weather events and unforeseen circumstances

Health & Safety for Students

Before commencing your dive course, you are required to complete the self-assessment Entry Level Student Diver Medical Declaration. A positive response to any question indicates there is a pre-existing condition which may affect your safety while diving and you must consult a medical practitioner, preferably with experience in diving medicine, to obtain a dive medical certificate that states you are medically fit to dive.

To obtain a copy of the Entry Level Student Diver Medical Declaration, please click here. The medical must be completed within 90 days of starting your dive course.

Note: Cairns has several medical centres offering Dive Medicals on a walk-in and wait basis.

We recommend that you do not fly within 24 hours of diving. The earliest you should fly is 12 pm (midday) on the day after your trip concludes.

PADI Open Water Course Requirements
  • Divers 45 years and over must obtain a dive medical certificate that states you are medically fit to dive.
  • It is a dive course requirement that you be able to swim 200 metres or snorkel 300 metres and tread water/float for 10 minutes.
  • Minimum age to dive in Queensland is 10 years old

 

Cancellation by Customer (You):

  • You can cancel your learn to dive course up to the end of day 1 (6pm) of the course and receive a full refund of all money paid.
  • If you cancel after 6pm on day 1 of your course there is a 100% cancellation fee (No refund).
  • Unless otherwise stated all refunds will incur a 6% administration fee.

Travel Insurance:

We strongly recommend you purchase travel insurance.

⇢ Get a quote now on our travel insurance page

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