Open Water Certification e-Learning Program


Stuart Cove's


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Duration: 1 Full Day x 2 (1/2) Days

Full day (9:00 am - 4:00 pm) 

Half Day (9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Program Begins at Stuart Cove’s Docks at 9:00 am and 1:00 pm

Includes Roundtrip Shuttle Transportation; Pick-ups start an hour and 45 minutes before program start time, please see pick-up schedule. For detailed Open Water Certification transfer information click here.

Online pricing reflects a $10 per person per activity savings off our regular on-island rates.

Part 1: The program begins with following the link where you register with PADI for the online course. There is a fee from PADI for the course paid directly to them of $169 (US). PADI eLearning Link Click Here

Part 2: When you arrive at Stuart Cove's you will meet one of our friendly instructors to review your course paperwork and take a short quiz. Immediately following you will begin the confined water and progress to the open ocean dives.

3 days at Stuart Cove's

Day 1 AM & PM Academic Review Pool Session (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Day 2 AM Open Water Dives (9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Day 3 AM Open Water Dives (9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

We strongly suggest you expand your trip at least one day beyond the initial training days to allow extra time to complete your course in case of unexpected weather conditions.

Dive Equipment Included: Mask, Fins, Snorkel, BC, Regulator, Tanks, Weights, Weightbelts

Additional Materials Provided: eLearning Enhancement Pack

Additional Equipment: Optional Wetsuit Rental ($12)

Pre-Requisite For Participation

  • 10 Years Old
  • Satisfactory completion of the PADI eLearning Course
  • Good Physical Health
  • Basic Swimming Ability

Cancellation & Refund Policy Agreement

By purchasing, you agree to the following cancellation & refund policy:

I understand that activity pricing includes a non-refundable administrative processing fee, and hereby agree to the charges as shown and to the cancellation policies:

DIVES & SNORKEL: Cancellations made prior to 24 hours before activity date will be refunded less an 8% administrative processing fee.  Cancellations made inside of 24 hours of activity date (and No Shows) are non-refundable.

SHARK DIVES, SUBS & SNUBA: Cancellations made prior to 7 days before the activity date will be refunded less an 8% administrative processing fee. Cancellations made inside of 7 days (and No Shows) are non-refundable.

HOTEL: Cancellation policy from each hotel will apply (see hotel arrival information sheet).

Stuart Cove’s activities are non-transferrable. Any change to the itinerary will be re-priced at the current available pricing and penalties/ administrative fees may apply. Once first activity of your overall booking is taken, any unused portions are not refundable.  In any case where services cannot be rendered, or customer cancels reservations due to Acts of God, war, civil commotion, fire, flood or other casualty, government border closures, unusually severe weather, hurricanes, or a world health crisis such as a pandemic,  Stuart Cove’s reserves the right to amend the aforementioned cancellation policy, and offer a credit voucher rather than refund.


Pick-up Schedule

Bus Transfer Pick-Ups:

East End / Harbour Club Areas AM Trip 7:15 am; PM Trip 11:15 am

Paradise Island Hotels AM Trip 7:30 am; PM Trip 11:30 am

Downtown Hotels & Cruise Ships AM Trip 7:45 am; PM Trip 11:45 am

Cable Beach Hotels AM Trip 8:00 am; PM Trip 12:00 pm

West of Cable Beach AM Trip 8:10 am; PM Trip 12:10 pm

Lyford Cay Hotels AM Trip 8:20 am; PM Trip 12:20 pm

Program Begins at Stuart Cove’s Docks. AM Trip 9:00 am PM Trip 1:00 pm

Buses Depart for return drop-off: AM Trips start at 12:30 pm; PM Trips start at 4:30 pm

Buses leave every 5-10 minutes after start time and run until everyone has been accommodated. For detailed Open Water Certification transfer information click here.