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Cairns Dive Centre: 5 Day Open Water Dive Course

Your open water dive course is the ticket to a lifetime of underwater exploration, discovery and adventure.  This course is taught to an international standard and the knowledge, skills and experience that you gain on this program will allow you to dive all over the world. 

5 day Open Water Dive Course

Guests: Small numbers.  Will start a course with 2 people.

What's Included:
2 days of pool and theory
3 day and 2 night on the Great Barrier Reef
9 dives in total
Meals and accommodation are provided while on the liveaboard.
Transfers to and from CBD accommodation

All levies are included in the course price)

Extra costs: 
Money for drinks,
$150 (deposit only) for prescription mask.
You will need to find your own accommodation in Cairns - please see our site for options.

Night dive! (2nd night on the live aboard you are already certified and can do a night dive).

All courses are taught in English, however manuals and exams are available in other languages.

The 5 day Open Water Dive Course is designed to get you certification and have more time out on the Great Barrier Reef to develop your diving skills . You will take 2 days of pool and theory training, followed by 3 day and 2 night on the Great Barrier Reef aboard M. V Kangaroo Explorer. On the reef you will complete 4 training dives and do 5 certified dives (4 Day dives and one night certified dive).

This course provides you with the theoretical skill and the practical skill that you require to dive anywhere in the world.



Departs: Course begins on a Monday, Wednesday or Friday- first two days are pool and theory, then spend 3 days and 2 nights liveaboard
Courtesy shuttle bus picks up at 8am from Cairns City accommodation - included free of charge!

Returns: You will return roughly 5pm on each day, and on the third day of the liveaboard.


(All bookings made after 1 April 2015 will have the levies included in the course price)