Blue Magic Scuba

Open Water Diver

"Get your PADI", get certified. This is where it all begins. Experience your first breath underwater and change your life forever. Learn to dive and get certified in Cozumel.


PADI Open Water Diver Course: 3-4 days US$425 Includes: Scuba Lessons, all rental gear, all instructional materials and fabulous dives in Cozumel.

Get your PADI scuba certification with the PADI Open Water Diver Course in Cozumel.

Get your PADI scuba certification. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Learn to dive in Cozumel, learn to dive in the Blue Magic Waters of Cozumel.

The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world’s most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle. Scuba lessons with Blue Magic and PADI it’s the way the world learns to dive!

If you would like to save time while here in Cozumel, it is possible to complete all of the theoretical classroom studies at home, on-line, to your own schedule and at your leisure. This will make your course here so easy, typically just two days having nothing but fun. This will leave you the rest of the days to enjoy all that Cozumel has to offer. If you choose this option, your Open Water course here is only $350. Click here to register for PADI’s e-learning course.  When you register for the on-line portion, please make sure to list Blue Magic Scuba as your dive school!!


Blue Magic’s PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

  • Knowledge Development (online, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
  • Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills (Pool, or shallow, calm waters with pool like condition)
  • Four Open Water Dives to practice your skills and explore! The last two dives will be from one of our boats into Cozumel’s famous National Marine Park.
If you’ve tried diving through a Discover Scuba Diving experience or resort course, the skills you learned may be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Open Water Diver course certification. Start your scuba lessons now, learn to dive in Cozumel

You may be able to get college credit for the Open Water Diver course.

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In Blue Magic Scuba’s PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear, all of which is provided for you at no additional cost including:

  • mask, 
  • snorkel, 
  • fins, 
  • regulator, 
  • buoyancy control device  
  • tank. 

We also provide a short or full 3mm wetsuit.