Beginner Dive Courses

If you’ve always wanted to scuba dive, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your first SCUBA diving certification with the ​PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognised scuba course.

Here at Divers Den we aim to make your certification a vacation, not a complication. So to make sure you find the right course for you, we have created four different course options. All of them achieve the same goal – to get you your first SCUBA certificate with the safest, most efficient SCUBA education available worldwide. 

Beginner courses in English start on Thursdays and Saturdays. Contact us for availability of courses in German, Japanese and Chinese.

Courses we offer

From $615

PADI Open Water Diver Courses

Learn to dive and get your PADI Open Water certification on the Great Barrier Reef with our range of Open Water Course options

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Cairns Scuba Diving Course
From $935

4 Day, 2 Night Open Water Course

Become PADI certified with two days in the pool and a weekend on OceanQuest

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Scuba Kids
$89

Scuba Kids – 8 years and over

Try scuba diving for the first time in our pool and enjoy fun underwater games!

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Divers Den PADI Seal Team Scuba Program
From $369

PADI Seal Team

Complete fun Aquamissions in our pool in this five-week program and become a Seal Team member!

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$90

Scuba Refresher Course

If it's been a while between dives, our friendly team can get you back up to speed with a refresher session

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From $675

PADI Open Water Diver Referral Course

Let's finish what you started - if you've already completed your pool and theory sessions, head straight to the reef with us

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$220 + tax

PADI eLearning Open Water Course

Start your Open Water Dive Course online with PADI, then complete your practical training with us

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From $615

Four Day PADI Open Water Course

Get your Open Water cert with this quick and affordable option - two days in the pool, and two day trips to the reef

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