Diving certifications for newbies

You must know the different diving certifications to choose the one that best suits your desires, whether you want to practice it for pleasure or decide to make a profession as a diver.


If you are interested in knowing the natural wonders that are hidden under water, we recommend practicing diving as a sport.

Diving certifications for newbies

The benefits that diving brings you are very broad, but we can highlight three: It is excellent for practicing with the family, it helps to release stress and it is a means of discovering a completely different habitat.

With diving you will discover that the world is twice as big and your life will never be the same again when you share space and time with aquatic biodiversity.

There is a great variety of diving certifications, so among so many you must choose the one that you like the most and that satisfies you the most.

The diving certifications provided by the diving association PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors), which as we already know is one of the largest and most important associations in the world, are the best you can take and in the southeast Aquaworld is the one who makes it possible.

Open water diving certification

This open water diving certification is ideal for those who have always wanted to dive.

It is the beginning of an experience full of adventures where you will learn about life under the waves. To be able to take this certification you need to be at least 10 years old, have adequate swimming skills and be in good physical health. You do not need previous experience in diving. The course has 3 phases, which are:

Knowledge development to understand the basic principles of diving.

In this phase is where you will learn things like how the pressure under water affects the body, you will also know how to check your equipment before a dive and plan well the dives to do.

Confined water dives to develop basic diving skills.

This is the first practical training you must have. This is where you learn the basic diving techniques, these techniques are in a pool or in an area of ​​water where it has the same conditions as a pool.

The first thing to learn is to prepare your diving equipment and the instructor will guide you in all the steps. At the end of this phase you should know well how to empty your diving mask of water, we suggest you to bethe best student and be aware of everything the instructor says.

Open water dives.

Once you have the basic knowledge of theory and practice, it will be time to move on to the application. You will dive in open water with your instructor accompanying you at all times, never be separated from him. This phase is the beginning of a new adventure where you will be filled with joy and pleasure, initially with an underwater view.

Referral Certification

If you did not obtain any of the diving certifications because for some reason you had to interrupt your course, you can rest assured that the referral course makes things easier for you The referral program helps you finish your diving course anywhere and be able to get your certificate, whether in open water, advanced rescue or other.

The most common course is the open water course, and whether you need to finish the last two phases or just the last one, you will have to have the reference paper where you certify the phases that you have already done. vacationers with truncated courses return home with their certificate in hand.

Having a diving certificate issued by PADI is a privilege that you cannot miss, because they are experts in the field and have more than 40 years of experience.
AquaWorld offers diving certifications endorsed by PADI, so come and live the experience of diving. Happy diving!