PADI Open Water Referral Cozumel

The PADI Open Water Referral course is an entry level scuba diving course designed to take you from a non-diver with little or no prior experience to a certified scuba diver. This certification is recognized worldwide and is valid for life, to a maximum depth of 18 meters / 60 feet.

This course consists of online or class theory sessions, one confined water pool training session and four open water dives.
During the course you will practice and master the skills that you will need to be a safe and competent Scuba Diver, with your PADI instructor devoting maximum time to teaching you fun and safe diving techniques.

Start your PADI Open Water Course before you arrive in Cozumel with the PADI eLearning or at your local dive center and complete the Confined Water sessions at your local pool or dive center.
By completing the knowledge development and confined water training sessions in your hometown, you’re ready to start having fun in the water as soon as you arrive in Cozumel!


  1. Minimum age: 15 years (10 years for the PADI Junior Open Water Diver).
  2. Ability to swim 200 meters or snorkel for 300 meters using mask, snorkel & fins.
  3. Ability to float for 10 minutes.
  4. Duration: 2 half days.


Day 1:8am to 12pmTheory Session Review
1pm to 5pmConfined Water Training Session
Day 2:8am to 3pmTwo Boat Training Dives

PADI Open Water Referral

Shore Training Dives
$ 250
  • 1 Theory Review Sessions
  • 4 Shore Training Dives

PADI Open Water Referral​

Mixed Training Dives
$ 325
  • 1 Theory Review Sessions
  • 2 Shore Training Dives
  • 2 Boat Training Dives

PADI Open Water Referral​

Boat Training Dives
$ 350
  • 1 Theory Review Sessions
  • 4 Boat Training Dives

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