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PADI Diving Courses - Introduction

Here at Big Fish Resort we offer all PADI courses from beginner to divemaster including some very interesting specialties such as under water photography and diving with enriched air.

While our focus is on safety we will allow you to have a lot of fun, because that's the best way to learn....by playing!

Let us introduce you to the underwater world of Koh Tao or continue your diving education here!

The PADI Open Water Course is a performance based program. It takes roughly 3-4 days to complete and is an excellent, safe and stress-free introduction to the underwater world. It consists of theory, shallow water practice and 4 open water dives.

9,000 Baht
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The PADI Scuba Diver program is a pre-entry level certification that is perfect for vacationers or people who only plan to dive a couple times a year.
As a subprogram of the PADI Open Water Diver program, the PADI Scuba Diver rating allows you to get certified quickly and easily by minimizing time constraints. With the PADI Scuba Diver certification you can dive under the direct supervision of a PADI Divemaster, Assistant Instructor, Instructor or higher professional on your next vacation or dive trip

7,000 Baht                                                                                                                                                                                         Book Now!

The PADI Discover Scuba Diving program lets you experience the thrill of diving under the supervision of a PADI Professional in pool or pool-like conditions. During your adventure, you'll master some basic concepts and scuba skills and might even head off to experience an open water adventure.

2,000 Baht                                                                                                                                                                                         Book Now!

The PADI Adventures In Diving course is for those interested in improving their diving, but may not have the time to do a full Advanced Course. You pick any 3 dives from the advanced program (navigation, deep, night or whatever dives that interest you). The duration of the course is 1-2 days.

6,000 Baht
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The PADI Advanced Open Water Course is a hands on course. No long class room sessions, after a review of the independent reading assignments - it's simply fun application while diving. After 2 days and 5 dives you will be able to take on the world - diving that is. We like independent and safe divers, that is what this course will teach you - in a fun way. The course includes an obligatory deep and navigation dive followed by your choice of 3 elective dives, which are: naturalist, photography, diver propulsion vehicle, multi-level, night, fish identification, search and recovery and peak performance buoyancy.

7,800 Baht
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In the  PADI Rescue Diver Course you'll learn to recognize stress in yourself and others, thereby improving your own self rescue skills but also enabling you to assist others that might be experiencing problems. The course usually takes 3-4 days to complete, including the PADI Emergency First Response (EFR) Course and is an integral part in your development as a diver - and a good introduction to divemaster training.

8,800 Baht + 3,000 Baht for EFR
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The  PADI Divemaster Course is the first step towards a career in the diving profession. We teach you to do what we do. In this course, you will refine your diving skills, rescue skills, and communication skills in order to be able to care for--and entertain--other fun divers during their holidays. Upon completion of the course, Big Fish considers canditates for additional training through an internship program.

25,000 Baht
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The  PADI Scuba Tune Up is a one day course designed for those of you who have been out of the water for some time and need to refresh your diving skills. It covers both theory and diving skill development, emphasizing confidence building and practical application.

1,800 Baht
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Fun Diving Packages
Big Fish Resort offer several diving packages. Dives are conducted from our custom built dive boat, which has gps, oxygen, toilet, coffee+tea, sun deck for our divers pleasure. All prices include equipment and dive guide.

1 Dive - 1,000 Baht
2-5 Dives - 900 Baht
6-10 Dives - 800 Baht
10+ - 700 Baht each
*With own equipment all dives are only 700 Baht a dive



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Chalok Baan Kao, Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
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