PADI Long Weekend Open Water Course
Learn to scuba dive with Go Dive Brisbane!
A dive course like no other, Go Dive Brisbane is unique in what we offer as standard on our course which others charge extra or don't even offer.
A full day of pool training, help you master buoyancy, and get completely comfortable with your dive equipment before we take you out on our own purpose built boat,
DiveQuest for four open water boat dives at our local coral reefs off North Stradbroke Island.
We take the time others don't to make sure you become a good scuba diver, and be an advocate for the underwater environment.
Low student to Instructor ratios to ensure you get the attention you need.
Scuba Diving is not only one of the world's safest
recreational sports but it will open up a whole new and
exciting world. Breathe underwater while observing
amazing wildlife, including turtles, manta rays, coral
reefs and schools of colourful fish!
• 2 days of Pool and Knowledge Sessions
• 2 days Ocean Diving. 4 Ocean Boat Dives.
• Scuba Diving Equipment Hire
• Crew Pack value $85
• Longer Dive Times
• Smaller class sizes
• Australia’s Best Training, Lots of Fun, Meet people!
• 10% course discount on purchases
• 100% equipment satisfaction for fit, comfort and efficiency
• Australia’s Best Rated PADI Dive Centre
• Australia's highest student retention rate
• Australian Dive Medical 4005.1 (not all students require a Dive Medical)
• Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Dive Boots, & Dive Gloves suitable for Scuba Diving. Can be purchased or hired at Go Dive Brisbane
• Ask in store for further details. Call Go Dive Brisbane on (07) 3857 7255.
The Long Weekend PADI Openwater course has been designed for shift workers or people finding it hard to work out a schedule who wish to complete their
certification over both weekdays and the weekend. The Long Weekend PADI Open Water course is held over 4 consecutive days beginning on a Thursday and
finishing on Sunday.
Thursday is spent reviewing the knowledge development section in the classroom and training centre. It is here that you will learn the essentials about
pressure under water, equipment features and fitting and the underwater environment. This is a fun and interactive day gearing you up for the in-water
phase of the course to follow.
Friday you will get wet with the beginning of your confined water training!! Starting the day at our local training pool you will learn to assemble scuba
gear correctly, don the equipment safely, enter and exit the water along with around 25 different skills to give you the confidence needed for your
open water dives.
Saturday morning, you will complete 2 spectacular boat dives off beautiful North Stradbroke Island. Diving off Go Dive Brisbane's own large 13 metre boat
DiveQuest with your instructor, your dive times will range from 45-60 minutes each dive, well above the industry standard of 25 - 30 minutes.
Sunday will see you experiencing 2 more spectacular coral reef ocean boat dives aboard DiveQuest. You will make your way to one of North Stradbroke Island's
stunning dive sites and descend to a maximum depth of 18m. Both dives will range between 45-60 minutes giving you the maximum possible time to interact with
the huge variety of marine life at all of our sites. Imagine swimming through schools of colorful fish, alongside a turtle or in the right time of year, with a
Then you are a certified PADI Diver, certified to dive to a maximum depth 18 metres all around the world. PADI is the only truly recognisable certification
company, with PADI Dive Centres and Instructor certifying 85% of the world divers
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Investment in your safe diving adventure - $625 with 4 Open Water Boat Dives