We offer a full range of PADI diving courses for beginners and experienced divers alike. Our experienced staff will help you every step of the way to ensure you get the most out of your diving experience.
Open Water Diver [28700 Baht]
As part of the PADI Open Water Diver Liveaboard Student Package – 28700 Baht on MV Dolphin Queen 4 Day Liveaboard or 31800 Baht on MV Similan Explorer 5 DAy Liveaboard
The PADI Open Water Diver Liveaboard package takes 5 days. We start with a day of scuba training in the swimming pool at Khao Lak, plus some theory taught by book and video. This teaches you the standard rules and principles of diving.
Then you go on one of our liveaboard boats for a four day dive safari in the Similan Islands. Your instructor dives with you throughout whole trip – 13 dives – you will be a certified diver after the first four dives and then have the extra dives to really build up your confidence in the water. As with everything, the best way to get good at scuba diving is to practice!
Just choose your liveaboard departure date and tick PADI Open Water Diver Student Package on our Contact Form.
For more information about learning to dive with us, see our Scuba Diving Lessons page.
Advanced Open Water [7000 Baht]
only as part of PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Liveaboard Student Package
This is the course to further your knowledge and practical experience as a PADI Open Water Diver. The Advanced Open Water courses are made on our Similan Liveaboards in the Similan Marine National Park. This 7000 baht price represents a 50 per cent discount on the price you would normally pay to do an Advanced Open Water course in the Similans.
There are 11 subjects to choose from to complete a Padi Advanced Openwater Diver course:
1) Deep diving
2) Drift diving
3) Multilevel & computer diving
4) Night diving
5) Peak performance buoyancy
6) Search & recovery
7) Underwater naturalist
8) Underwater navigation
9) Underwater photography
10) Wreck diving
You complete 5 dives (5 subjects) as part of the course. 2 of the subjects are compulsory: Deep Diving and Underwater Navigation. You can choose the other three from the list above. Recommended for beginners is peak performance buoyancy, and multilevel & computer diving. Build your self confidence, feel safe, and dive safe.
NITROX Course [6800 Baht]
Learn how to dive with NITROX gas – complete PADI Enriched Air certification and 4 dives on NITROX which can be easily completed during one of our liveaboards. Course price includes hire of a dive computer for the duration of the course, plus PADI Nitrox Training Manual and 4 tanks of Nitrox.
Emergency First Response Course (EFR) [4000 Baht]
The EFR Course teaches you CPR and other medical response procedures. This takes 1 day.
Rescue Diver [9000 – 12000 Baht]
An essential part of becoming a fully competent diver who can look after themselves and others. We do the Rescue course; it takes 3 days to complete the PADI Rescue Course, the whole course can be completed here in Khao Lak at our divecenter by the beach and also from a longtail boat to simulate rescue situations. The Rescue Diver course price includes the cost of the Rescue Diver course book.
Divemaster [35000 Baht / 38000 Baht]
This Course is the first step to becoming a PADI professional diver.
The internship takes 3 to 4 weeks. The course includes TWO TRIPS on our 4 Day liveaboard MV Dolphin Queen with 14 dives each time (35000 Baht), or TWO TRIPS on our 5 Day liveaboard MV Similan Explorer with 18 dives each time (38000 Baht). The course represents a great saving on normal liveaboard prices as well as earning you a valuable, internationally recognised scuba diving qualification.
With this PADI Divemaster course successfully completed you will be free to travel the world and seek employment as a professional diver.
See our PADI Divemaster Course page for more details.