Open Water Diver

Sea Spirit Diving Resort invites you to dive into the crystal-clear waters of Sicily to earn your PADI scuba diving certification through the Open Water Diver course. This course will open the doors to a fascinating underwater world, rich in exotic marine species and breathtaking underwater landscapes.

The Open Water Diver Experience

Imagine the feeling of weightlessness, the wonder of discovering never-before-seen marine creatures, and the thrill of ‘flying’ through the water. All of this can become a reality with Sea Spirit Diving Resort.

The Open Water Diver course is a significant step in the world of recreational scuba diving. Whether you want to become a certified diver, improve your diving skills, or start a career as a professional, we are ready to support you at every stage of your journey.

The PADI Open Water Diver Course

Internationally recognised, the PADI Open Water Diver course has introduced millions of people to the adventurous lifestyle of divers. It is the most popular diving course in the world and forms the basis for all subsequent scuba diving certifications.


The PADI Open Water Diver course unfolds through three main phases:

  • Knowledge Development: Learning the basic principles of diving, which can be completed online or in a classroom, depending on your needs.
  • Open Water Dives: Practising your skills and exploring the underwater world.
  • Use of Scuba Equipment: You will familiarise yourself with the basic diving gear, including an underwater computer and standard accessories.

During the course, you will learn how to select and use scuba equipment based on the diving environment, how to plan and execute effective dives, and how to prevent and manage potential problems.

How to sign up

For immediate access to the course materials, enrol in the PADI Open Water Diver Online-E learning course. This option allows you to start studying right away, conveniently from home. Contact us for any further information.


To enrol in the Open Water Diver course, you must be at least 10 years old. For PADI eLearning, the minimum age is 13.

Your Path to Certification with the Scuba Training Academy

Learning to dive has never been so easy and convenient! If you’re time-limited or prefer to proceed at a leisurely pace, the Scuba Training Academy offers you the opportunity to complete the theoretical part of the Open Water Diver course online.

After registering with PADI, the innovative eLearning training system will guide you through an interactive presentation, enriched with videos, audio, graphics, and readings. Quick quizzes will allow you to monitor your progress and review any topics that might not be clear.

Don’t hesitate! Click here to start your adventure with PADI eLearning.

Course Completion

To conclude your course, you will need to arrange your “e-Referral” procedure with Sea Spirit Diving Centre to proceed with practical training. Training fees will need to be paid to the Sea Spirit Diving Centre.

The additional cost includes: instructor assistance, equipment rental, pool access, diving costs, and potential purchase of additional PADI material.

Online access gives you the opportunity to consult the course material for a full year. Dive into the adventure of scuba diving with the Open Water Diver course. Don’t delay any longer, the underwater world awaits you!