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Surat Thani

2 Day Open Water Course at Koh Tao All-in Liveaboard

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If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the underwater world, this is where it starts. Koh Tao’s famous with amazing marine life and beautiful coral reef offers to any new diver the chance to discover the wonders of the aquatic world in at 30 degrees water at very affordable rates. Book and join this Open Water Course certification will get to dive up to 60ft (18m).
    What to Expect
    The possibility to do a personalized Open Water course is available on board. A professional local instructor will accompany you in your first diving experience.

    Day 1: Koh Tao Pier 5 pm - Video 

    Welcome aboard at 5pm at Koh Tao Port.

    The course starts with watching the video Chapter 1 to 5. Dinner (Thai or Western) will be provided on board and you will have a good night sleep in the assigned cabins.

    Day 2: Academic 1 - Confined - Dive 1 and 2 

    We start the academic chapters 1-2-3 at 8 am after a healthy breakfast.

    Then, the confined (1) - exercises in a secured area. When you are at ease in the water, we will do the first and second dive (less than 40ft - 12m underwater). Day 2 finish with a simple delicious dinner and chill out on the rooftop. Is a perfect place to watch the sunset.

    Day 3: Academic 2 - Confined - Dive 3 and 4

    After breakfast at 8 am in the morning, chapters 4 and 5, followed by the confined (2) exercise before lunch is served (choice between Thai or Western food). The afternoon will be filled up with 3rd and 4th dives (less than 60ft - 18m underwater). A final exam will be taken place before or after dinner. You can choose to stay additional night on board or visit Koh Tao.

    Day 4: Breakfast and drop-off at Koh Tao Pier 

    If you stay overnight after Day 3, a breakfast will be served and we will let you go to catch the morning boat.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Surat Thani, Surat Thani, Surat Thani Province
    Departure Time
    5:00 PM
    3 days
    • 3 nights accommodation on the boat
    • Beverages, breakfast, buffet lunch (Thai/Western), buffet dinner (Thai/Western), snacks
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • There is a minimum of 4 people required per booking
    • There is a maximum of 6 people per booking
    • Minimum age is 14 years
    • Diving within 48 hours of flying is not recommended. All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I came to Koh Tao to pass my Open Water certification. I had my class with Terry, and thanks to his very professional approach, his patience and his excellent teaching skills, I succeeded. The Diver’s Boat is an excellent school with excellent teachers. I had the chance to meet
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    Response from balooDiving, dive manager at 2 Day Open Water Course at Koh Tao All-in Liveaboard
    Responded Sep. 17, 2018
    Hi Philippe, it will be a pleasure to see you again next year and to meet you. Welcome to the world of bubbles
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    About the operator
    By: The Diver's Boat
    327 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Cam L
    Ancona, Italy
    Perfect, professional, friendship, safety, fun, new equipment, everything you need, 100% recommended
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    The best choice for diving in Koh Tao!
    Friendly guys, very experienced and really make sure you see a lot! Would definitely recommend as there’s a lot of
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    Seattle, Washington
    We did 3 dives with Sebastian one of the dive masters at the shop and it was amazing. The staff is awesome and we
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    Super friendly dive center! Taking care of customers...
    Learning of quality, simplicity, no crowds, friendly are the best words to describe The Diver’s Boat. Don’t
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    Best dive school around
    I had a great experience diving with divers boat. I took my advanced course and then decided to stay 10 more days
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    A day to remember
    The perfect way to dive on Koh Tao. As you leave mid-morning when you arrive at the first dive site (South West
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    Super Professional and friendly diving center
    Just an amazing diving center completely different in Ko Tao. Forget about overcrowded diving centers you may
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    British Columbia, Canada
    Awesome trip with great divers.
    This a a great way to spend a day diving on different sites. The boat, divers and everything is really enjoyable.
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    Yves L
    Just perfect
    First diving experience. Balou the instructor is cool, funny, professional, and make you feel safe from the
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    Allie V
    Melbourne, Australia
    great day
    A group of us booked the Divers Boat to dive Southwest, Samran and Sail Rock. We are all experienced divers with
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    Great dive shop with a quirky live-aboard experience.
    My wife and I booked a live-aboard with The Diver's Boat, our 1st so we weren't sure what to expect, and what we
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    Temiskaming Shores, Canada
    The worst diving experience ever
    We arranged to dive through Neil of CV Divers. Neil delivered us to the Diver’s Boat where we were greeted by
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    I came to Koh Tao to pass my Open Water certification. I had my class with Terry, and thanks to his very
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    James B
    Portland, Oregon, United States
    Awesome Diving!
    We got our SSI diving certifications here and I would definitely recommend it. Terry is a very good dive
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    What an amazing day
    A phantastic day with divea around sail rock and shark bay. Really kind guides and not as crowded as other dive
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