Discover Scuba Diving

Try scuba diving without certification with Silent World’s supervised Discover Scuba Diving package!

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to breathe underwater?

If you want to try scuba diving, but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, then Discover Scuba Diving is for you. You can try scuba diving close to home or while visiting on vacation through our PADI courses. While not a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is a quick and easy introduction to explore the underwater world.

Discover Scuba Diving Rates

  • Discover Scuba Diving Course: (Pool & Boat Dive) – $250.00
  • Discover Scuba Diving Course: (Pool Experience ONLY) – $125.00
  • Duration: 4 to 7 hours

What will you learn?

You will learn the basic safety guidelines and skills needed to dive under the direct supervision of a PADI Professional.

If you make an open water dive, you’ll practice a few more skills in shallow water to prepare for your adventure.

To sign up for the PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience, you must be at least 10 years old.

(No prior experience is necessary, however, you need to be in reasonable physical health, a comfortable swimmer, and willing to sign a waiver.)

Get ready to:

  • Go over the scuba equipment you use to dive and how easy it is to move around underwater with your gear.

  • Find out what it’s like to breathe underwater.
  • Learn key skills that you’ll use during every scuba dive.
  • Have fun swimming around and exploring.
  • Hear about becoming a certified diver through the PADI Open Water Diver course.

How To Start

You can start now by purchasing our PADI Discover Scuba Diving course through our online booking system. Once purchased, please give the dive shop a call to officially schedule your Discover Scuba Diving Course.

What Will You Need?

Prior to purchasing the PADI Discover Scuba Diving Course please:

  • Review the PADI Medical Form
  • Make sure to be a “good” swimmer. This is defined as being able to swim in the ocean without assistance from others or flotation devices for extended periods/ distance.
  • There is a swim and float test done as part of the Open Water course, including continuously swimming 200 meters without mask, fin, or snorkel and a 10-minute float test.
  • ALL scuba-related equipment is INCLUDED in the price. (Mask, snorkel, fins, buoyancy control device (BCD), regulator set, scuba tanks, and weights.)

What Will Your Schedule Look Like?

We offer this program as a combination of a pool session plus a 2-tank boat dive, guided by an instructor, OR as a pool session ONLY.

FULL Day Experience (usually from 9AM – 4:45PM):

  • 9AM – Meet PADI Instructor at Silent World for gear sizing and academic material review.
  • 10AM – Meet PADI Instructor at pool training facility for confined water skills.
  • (Address for pool will be provided the day of by Silent World staff member.)
  • 12:15PM – Meet PADI Instructor at Silent World for boat check-in and your two tank dive trip.

Pool Only Experience:

  • 9:30AM – Meet PADI Instructor at Silent World for gear sizing and academic material review.
  • 10AM – Meet PADI Instructor at pool training facility for confined water skills.

(Address for pool will be provided the day of by Silent World staff member.)

What Will Silent World Provide?

  • Professional staff members and instructors to guide you through your course.
  • All the scuba related equipment you need for the duration of the course. To include: mask, snorkel, fins, buoyancy control device (BCD), regulator set, scuba tanks, and weights.
  • Price includes – ​Everything you need for your Discover Scuba Diving Course: academic materials, PADI Professional Instructor, pool session and two open water dives (to include related fees), scuba related equipment.

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