Scuba Diver Beginner's Certification Course

Your vacation is all about fun, sun, and adventure. Learn how to scuba dive in the tropical waters of Costa Rica with this beginner's scuba diving certification course. It's a great way get your feet wet (pun intended) and see if you want to go for your full diver's certification. This entry-level course will take you to a maximum depth of 40 feet (12 m).

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  • Duration: 15 hrs
  • Available Days: Every day
  • Schedule: 7:30 AM
  • Hotel Transport Included
  • Mobile Ticket Included
  • Offered in English, Spanish

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Scuba Diving

Have you always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, but have never had the time? Your problem is solved when you book this Beginner's Certification Scuba Diving course in beautiful Tamarindo, Costa Rica. Make your first diving experience a positive one — something especially important if you tend to have frigid waters back home. Treat yourself to a soothing tropical climate, and be greeted by an abundance of marine wildlife.

Your friendly and experienced instructor will be there to help you at every turn. With this 3 day course, you'll be able to comfortably reach a depth of 40 feet (12 m), under an instructor's supervision. Once you acheive your beginner's certification, it only takes a few more lessons to achieve full certification and a diver's card!

This training consists of three (3) three modules which will help you establish your foundation in becoming a safe and knowledgeable diver. You will experience three (3) pool dives and two (2) open water dives. The waters of Tamarindo, Costa Rica tend to be fairly calm, so follow instructions and go with the flow.

What to Bring

Swim suit, towel, and a change of clothes if desirable.

What's included

Diving lesson, equipment, and lesson materials.


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