Instructors always reccommend to do the Open Water and Advanced Course at the same time. So at BDC we've made it easy by combining the courses for one incredible price. Learn to dive with the world's most popular and recognised Scuba Diving course! In the Open Water Course you will learn all the knowledge and skills to be a confident, responsible diver. Then in the Advanced course you will refine your skills, experience different types of diving in different environments, and learn how to dive down to 30 metres/100 feet! 

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Literally the best place to learn how to dive
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Get your PADI with the most advanced Dive School in Panamá! Bocas Dive Center is the most reputable, most well-reviewed Dive School in Panamá with unparalleled facilities. We prioritise small group sizes, use only new and well-maintained equipment and have a fleet of 3 dive boats.  All our instructors are Master Scuba Diver Trainers, meaning they can teach well beyond Open Water level, and most importantly, love what they do! In Bocas you'll find warm waters, colourful reefs, and plenty of life underwater. So what are you waiting for? Become a PADI Open Water Diver and Advanced Open Water diver now!

Minimum age: 10 years old*

Duration: 5 days

Experience: None

*PADI Junior Open Water Diver (depth restriction 12 metres) until age 15.