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Sydney Open Water Diver Course provided by Sydney Dive Safari

Sydney Open Water Diver Course

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Scuba diving is a unique experience that allows us to explore places that only a handful of people have laid eyes on. 70% of our world is covered by the oceans and as a certified diver, you are able to plunge into a whole new world of adventure, beauty and wonder. From the tiniest of creatures that will fascinate you with their unrivalled beauty to the truly awe inspiring giants of the ocean you will be amazed at the sheer amount of life that is present once you descend below the surface. If you’ve always wanted to scuba dive, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the Open Water Diver Course. • Designed for beginners, no experience necessary. • Internationally recognised certification to scuba dive up to 18 metres anywhere in the world. • Pool training in conducted in a heated pool. • Maximum 6:1 student to instructor ratio.
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Departure Point
Sydney Dive Safari, 1371-1373 Botany Rd, Botany NSW 2019, Australia
Duration
2 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional scuba instructor
  • Internationally recognised certification to scuba dive up to 18 metres anywhere in the world.
  • Transport to the pool and the dive sites from our shop
  • Online learning at no additional cost
  • Rinsing facilities
  • Use of SCUBA equipment
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal swimwear
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The minimum age to participate is 12 years old (a parent's or guardian's consent is required for participants under 18 years old.)
  • You must be able to swim.
  • All participants must complete a Medical Questionnaire provided after booking. If any of the questions are flagged as "Yes" you may need to gain medical clearance from a doctor prior to participating.
  • Flying within 24 hours after diving is not recommended.
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
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All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Serwan wrote a review Jul. 2020
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Sydney Dive Safari did an excellent job preparing me for my diving adventures with their open water diver course. Graham methodically went through all the aspects of diving safety, giving me the confidence that I would understand what to do in all situations I would reasonably
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Date of experience: July 2020
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sarahgrace711 wrote a review Jun. 2020
Oyster Bay, Australia4 contributions
Completed my open water course with Alicia as my instructor and graham and Cameron came along to help with other groups. Fantastic course, the team are excellent trainers and would highly recommend it to anyone looking to complete their certification
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Sam wrote a review Jun. 2020
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Such a fun day! Shout out to Alicia, Graham and Cameron for all their help and guidance along the way!
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Martin W wrote a review Dec. 2019
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I just completed the open water dive course with Sydney Dive Safari. Had a great time and learned a lot. My dive instructor Miguel was friendly, easy to get along with and a good teacher. I’d thoroughly recommend this course to anyone with a sense of adventure and a willingness
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from sydneydivesafari, Front Office Manager at Sydney Open Water Diver Course
Responded Jan. 3, 2020
Hi Martin! Congratulations on completing your Open Water course! Diving is an exciting hobby and we love sharing the experience and introducing others to a whole new world. We are very lucky to have Miguel as one of our full-time instructors, he sure is an asset to our team. We look forward to seeing you for a fun dive! All the best, Sydney :)
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Connor w wrote a review Dec. 2019
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Miguel was fabulous. He acquainted himself quickly with the group, got to know us all quickly and helped us all along the process. We all felt very comfortable by the end. His passion for diving infected the rest of the group, and definitely lifted our excitement for the
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from sydneydivesafari, Front Office Manager at Sydney Open Water Diver Course
Responded Jan. 3, 2020
Hi there! Wow!! Thanks so much for your kind review and a huge congratulations on becoming a certified Open Water diver! It's fantastic to read you enjoyed your course with Miguel and Steve. We look forward to seeing you back! Cheers, Sydney :)
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About the operator

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MrTT125
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Excellent
Attended an open water course with Sydney Dive Safari, and they were excellent. Very professional and ver well orga
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bradmeek
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Surf survival , Breath hold
The course was very informative and held at a first class location for this type of event , Bondi Icebergs Our inst
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Darren Y
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Refresher Course
A well balanced half day course to get back up to where left off diving. I was pretty rusty but Steve was calm clea
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Tony K
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Awesome Social Shore Dive at Bare Island
Great morning doing a relaxed shore dive at Bare Island led by Larry who pointed out all of the local marine life.
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rebeccaa4975
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Absolutely awesome dive refresher course
My friend and I did our dive refresher course with Steve who was incredible! So calm, knowledge and considerate I r
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laurenmchater
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Intense but fun!
I recently completed the weekend Open Water diver course through Dive Safari and I had a blast! I had the lovely Gr
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ROB P
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Scooter snorkeling so much fun!
I did scooter snorkelling with instructor Cameron. The whole experience was fantastic and highly recommended. I've
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szqchan
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Great dive and guide...
Our family had a great scooter snorkel dive with our guide Steve Bennett. His explanation of the gear, the conditi
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430abigailc
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Awesome dives with Scuba Safari
Has a great time diving with Graham from Scuba Safari. From the booking to the dive, the experience so lovely, frie
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jlagos28
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Great introduction into Scuba diving!
A big thanks to Eve for teaching us Scuba 101. My friends and I had a great first time experience. We felt comfort
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Grace_Watts1
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Fantastic experience
Advanced Adventurer SSI course - Matt and Miguel were excellent instructors, patient and made the course fun. First
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Mutchify
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Scooter experience well worth the money
The scooter tour was amazing and the guide was really nice and informative. Well worth the money just for the fun
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lyndas796
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Great introduction to scuba diving
We had an excellent experience today with our first try at scuba diving. Our instructor Graham got me through my ne
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LexiL123
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Long Bay Shore Dive - Awesome experience! Would recommend to everyone all skill levels.
Had an amazing time with Graham as our guide. He got us squared away with the right gear quickly and we hopped on t
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crr416
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ssi review
incredible team that made me feel comfortable and taken care of! very good customer service, too!!!!
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  • Duration: 2 days
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