• Open Water Diver course  is the world  most popular and internationally recognized scuba diving course.
  • Upon completing OWD course you aregoing to be a trained, responsible and lifetime certified diver.
  • Learn the theory of SCUBA diving, practice diving skills in 5 confined water sessions and apply all that in 4 open water dives.
  • How long does it take and what is the price of OWD?


Who should take this course and what are the benefits?

Become a certified Open Water Diver with Pro Diving Montenegro Dive Center and take your holiday  and your life to a whole new level .

You will learn basic scuba skills and upon completing OWD course and you are going to become trained, responsible and life-time PADI certified diver.

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One of the amazing benefits of being  a scuba diver is that you get to meet new friends from all over the world.

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Finishing OWD in Montenegro gives you an opportunity to visit extraordinary dive spots  and to get to know underwater world of our country.

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Open Water Diver course is  the world most popular and internationally recognized scuba diving course. To enroll in a OWD  (or Junior Open Water Diver course) you must be at list 10 years old . No prior experience with scuba diving is required.

What will you learn?

You learn  fundamental diving skills. During the course you read, watch videos, take quizzes, and master  basic scuba diving skills.  PADI Open Water Diver course consists of 3 main portions:
•    Knowledge Development ( 5 chapters - online or classroom based)
•    Confined Water practice (5 pool sessions )
•    Open Water Dives (4 dives)

Pro Diving Montenegro Dive Center is going to provide you with a highest level of training and support . Your Instructor will guide you step by step through a whole process  and before you notice you are going to experience open water dives.  PADI OWD diving license is a valued and globally acknowledged proof of your training.

How long does it take?

It depends on you. OWD training tempo is adjusted to your personal capabilities and requirements. You can start with the Knowledge Development right away and on your own (e-learning option).
It is recommended to combine  5  pool sessions with 4 open water dives, one after the other.  Key of success for every student is quick application of the acquired knowledge. The shortest deadline to complete OWD  is only 2 days.
Additionally  Pro Diving Montenegro Dive Center offers courses that are spread out over a few weeks and scheduled around the standard working hours, with classes taking place on evenings and weekends (If it is necessary)

What scuba gear you are going to use?

During PADI Open Water Diver course you learn how to use basic scuba gear : mask, fins, wet suit 5-7mm, compass,  weight belt, regulator, buoyancy control, dive gauges and  tank .

Pro Diving Montenegro has a high quality rental dive gear which is regularly serviced and safe to use. However, it’s highly recommended  to invest in your own scuba gear because it is  more comfortable.  But don’t let the cost of BCDs or regulator put you off getting started diving – you can use  rental scuba gear   as long as you need or desire.

Each of our diving courses contains a theoretical component which is related to the selection of equipment, its correct usage and maintenance. Following  the advice of a Pro Diving Montenegro instructor you learn how and what equipment to choose.


What is included and what is the price of  OWD ?

  • Free transportation from your place of residence to the Dive Center and back (valid for Budva and Petrovac areas).
  • Using  scuba gear.
  • Using OWD book and DVD.
  • Knowledge development , confined water practice, open water dives.

PADI OWD certification.

Price of OWD  is  €270

Take your holiday  and your life to a whole new level,  become a certified Open Water Diver .

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Pro Diving Montenegro is the only internationally certified dive center in Montenegro. Diving with us is Safe and Fun!