There are three different ways to complete your PADI Open Water Course:
PADI now offers the opportunity to complete all your Knowledge Development and Exams online at your own speed. As such you do not need to participate in Day 1 of the course, but merely need to complete a quick review with your instructor, which will be held on Day 2 before the pool session.
Price: 89.990,- ISK
*this price does not include the eLearning registration fee, which is paid direct to PADI
Not sure if the beginner course is for you ?
We offer a try dive pool session on special requests!
Price: 7.500,- ISK
It is possible to complete the course in two separate locations.
You can complete the first half (theory and pool) at home where you live and finish the Open Water Dives here in Iceland with us.
You can also do it the other way around and complete the theory and pool-work with us here in Iceland and do the Open Water Dives somewhere else.
Price for Part 1 (theory & pool): Upon Request
Price for Part 2 (4 Open Water Dives): 69.990,- ISK
NOTE: Students who would like to join us for Part 2 of of the Open Water Course must have done a confined water session in a dry suit. If students do not meet this requirement, a pool session in a dry suit can be added to Part 2 for 10.000,- ISK per student.
- One Knowledge Development Session on Thursday evening
- Five Confined Water Modules on Friday afternoon and evening
- Four Open water Dives over two days on the weekend
Price: 99.990,- ISK
Union Grants and Other Benefits
Most unions in Iceland subsidize a part of the course fee for their members. We encourage you to find out your rights within your union.
If you are a high school or university student, the course may provide a certain number of credits that you can use towards your degree.
Former DIVE.IS students who have completed their Open Water course with us receive a 50% discount on all diving day tours from Reykjavík.