Q: What do I need to be an Open Water Diver?

A: You need to be at least 10 years old, in good health and be able to stay afloat in water for 10 min and continue to swim for a minimum of 200 yards

Q: What do I need to be a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor?

A: You need to be at least 18 year of age, be in good health. You also need to be certified as PADI Dive Master or equivalent. You must also certified as First Aid CPR Instructor such as be an EFR Instructor.

Q: When do you offer courses?

A: Check with our website "calendar" section or give us a call at 1-705-617-7633 or +599-777-7633 or email us at Most of our courses offered are on demand.

Q: What do I need to be an EFR Instructor?

A: Anyone over 18 can become an EFR Instructor. The only prerequisite is you have to have a valid First Aid CPR certificate. That we can help you to obtain.

Q: How do I become a DAN Instructor?

A: You need to be a certified diver and you must have a Divemaster or above certification. We will help you obtain the instructor rating when you join us at the IQC (Instructor Qualification Course)


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Kaya Breda 40B
Hato Bonaire
Caribbean Netherlands

Phone: 001 705 617 7633                              00599 777 7633