/ day (4hrs)
At our dive centre (Frinis 20, Nea Makri 190 05) or individual arrangement after the completed booking
FREE cancellation with full refund up to 24 hours before the start of the activity
Details & Booking
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For those who want to get a first taste of what diving is but don't have necessarily a lot of time, the PADI Scuba Diver certification is the perfect choice. After a short two-day course, you will have learned the basics of diving and you will have enough knowledge and experience to dive up to 12m with a PADI instructor. The wonders of marine life are waiting for you! Join our friendly team in Nea Makri, only 45min away from Athens, and start your diving journey!
Goal of the course
The PADI Scuba Diver certification is the first step towards full autonomy. In this course, you will learn the basics of diving. It is a complete course with theory, dives in confined water and dives in open water that will allow you to dive up to 12m with a PADI instructor.
Meeting & Preparation
We meet directly in our dive centre at the booked time. If you're using public transport, we will pick you up at the bus stop in Nea Makri. We also offer free pick up and drop off from your hotel if you are staying in Nea Makri. After you arrive, we will take some time to fill out the necessary papers. Then, you will meet your instructor and be provided with your equipment. When everyone is ready, the course will begin.
- Day 1: Theory Lesson + 1 Confined Water Dive
- Day 2: Theory Lesson + 2 Confined Water Dives
- Day 3: Theory Lesson + 2 Open Water Dives
Note: The order and length of the individual parts of the course can change and will be individually adapted by the instructor.
- 3 Theory Lessons
- 3 Practice Dives in confined water
- 2 Open Water Dives
- Certified PADI diving instructor
- High-quality diving gear (all you need for your dive: wetsuit, mask, fins, octopus, weights)
- Scuba tank (200 Bar for all dives)
- Bottled water
- Transfers & Pick-up from hotels in the area of Nea Makri
- Minimum age: 10 years
- Physical health
- Swimming ability
- No flight within 24h prior to the dive
PADI Dive Center
Kanelakis Diving Experiences Nea Makri uses the PADI System of diving education and offers courses as well as rental equipment that meet the international PADI standards.