This is the amount you pay to reserve your diving course date. The deposit, in this case, is a portion of the total amount to be paid and therefore will not be returned after the activity.
The remaining amount to be paid is noted as Arrival. You will pay this on the day of your booked experience upon check-in. This can be done in cash or via card unless your ticket states otherwise.
Your paid down payment, and the amount to be paid on arriving, will be listed on your E-ticket that you will receive after you place your order.
PADI open water diving course in Tenerife FAQ
The course will make you feel confident underwater and prepare you to be a skilled diver. You will learn how to assemble the basic scuba gear (mask, fins, regulator) and also manage the buoyancy control device and a tank. You will also learn how to prevent and control problems.
The PADI theory course must be completed in order to obtain the certification. The course consists of 5 to 10 hours and you will learn the basics of underwater physics and physiology. It can be completed on your time. If you have a busy schedule, you can study online and contact your instructor if you have any questions.
Did you know scuba diving is only allowed with certification? Open water course is the first scuba certification level. It will give you the freedom to scuba dive anywhere at anytime. After this water course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to dive at home or abroad. Become an ambassador of the underwater world with Club Canary.
With a PADI certificate you become an independent open water diver. The depth at which you can dive increases to 18 metres anywhere at anytime. The certificate is obtained at the end of the open water course.
The course is done over the period of 3 days and consists of 5 dives.
Usually, everybody succeeds and finishes the course with a PADI certificate.However, it is important to know that if the individual is not making progress and hasn’t reached the necessary skill level, they might be denied to get the certificate by the diving school or the training time might be exceeded.
PADI certification is the most respected scuba diving credential in the world. PADI certification card is recognised and accepted on all continents.
Yes we offer for people without diving certification who do not wish to jump in for the course straight away, the option “try dive” and “2 dives in 1 day” both options are safe for beginners.
- From 10 years (you will need tutors authorization).
- Not having breathing, heart, or ear problems. (If you do have any of these conditions, you will need a medical certificate indicating you are suitable for the activity).
- No pregnancy.
- For the next 12 hours after diving, you won’t be able to take a plane.
Get your diving license in Tenerife
Tenerife is a unique place for making a diving certification. Making the certificate here, will prepare you for any conditions and any obstacles in your underwater world adventure. Although there are several diving spots in Tenerife, Club Canary only cooperates with a diving school in Playa de la Américas. Once you obtain your PADI scuba diving certificate at the diving centre you can explore not only diving in Lanzarote, Fuerteventura and Tenerife but around the whole world!
PADI scuba diving course in Tenerife
PADI stands for the Professional Association of Diving Instructors and with Club Canary it will be as easy as it gets to become one. Open Water Diver is the first scuba certification level of the diving course.
Open water diving lessons in South Tenerife
This is your chance to get an internationally respected diving certificate. With this course you will be taught how to dive and learn the theory of diving. A highly-trained PADI instructor will teach you all the neccessities. You will dive to a maximum depth of 18 meters while constantly supervised by your diving instructor. During this diving lesson in Tenerife you will learn how it feels to breathe underwater and experience the underwater world like never before. You will learn how to distinguish different currents, understand the ocean laws and much more. By the end of the course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to dive at home or abroad and be an ambassador for the underwater world. In the end you will also obtain the necessary papers for it.
Get the PADI open water diving certificate for children
Children and young teenagers from the ages of 10 to 14 may also get the PADI scuba diving certificate on Tenerife! The course lasts about 2-3 days and consists of theory and lots of practice in 5 dives. With this course there will be a theoretical and practical aspect of it. While constantly supervised by your diving instructor, for the Junior Open Water course it is allowed to dive up to maximum 14 meters. The course ends with a PADI certificate.
About the open diving course
Usually, the pick up will be at 9:00 and after about 5 hours you will return. The course consists of 5 dives, each dive is around 1 hour, but this may extend depending on ones ability and progress. This diving certified course lasts about 2-3 days and consists of theory and lots of practice.
Playa de las Américas diving school
Club Canary cooperates with dive center Vibe Dive. The diving school in Tenerife is located in Playa de las Américas. The diving instructors are professional, speak several languages and have a lot of knowledge about diving. There is a free pick-up service available for anywhere in southern Tenerife. The diving centre has proper diving equipment and a boat at their disposal to organize boat dives in Tenerife.
Open water diving in playa de las Américas
Because of the comfortable water temperature and underwater visibility throughout the year, the scuba diving conditions from Playa de las Americas beach are very good. It is the perfect place to earn your PADI open water course, as a Junior and Senior!
Learning how to dive from a boat
During the open water course, one of the dives is done from a boat. Vibe dive centre has a fast zodiac boat leaving from Los Cristianos harbour. From the diving school we drive in a van to the harbour where the boat is moored.
Private diving trips in Tenerife
If you would like to do a dive excursion without other tourists to see and decide before you do a certificate, only with the dive master, then this is possible. Both licensed and non-licensed divers can request a private diving trip. Normally this is a dive with the boat to the turtle location, but special requests are also accepted. Often this option is also chosen by families, where one part wants to dive with turtles and another part wants to snorkel with turtles.