Total Course Price: 8600 baht


Duration: 3 to 4 days

Entry level: 12 years old

Maximum Depth: 20 meters

You can choose to upgrade your 2 beach dives to 2 sail rock boat dives for 1200 THB.


This highly sort after and quality course is designed to train you, with no diving experience, in the safe use of SCUBA (Air only) diving with no decompression, to a maximum depth of 20 metres/66 feet.

NOTE: Persons new to diving - this Level provides you with a world-wide recognised diver certification to be able to dive Open Circuit in a safe and concise way.

This programme is broken into two sections:



This is the theory or academic section, which any person may take and complete, followed, without obligation, the Practical Section which is the session where you can learn, with your Instructor, the underwater skills necessary for this level of training and complete your certification.

When you purchase this programme on-line you are effectively purchasing the access for 6 months to the theoretical content, knowledge reviews and exam for this level of diver training, which consists of download PDF manuals detailed information broken into 9 sections covering the following subjects:

Diving In General
Confined Water Training
Open Water Training

The on-line academic training package includes:

PDF Manuals
Quick Quiz and Exam (open book)
6 month access to manuals (can download)


With your RAID Instructor

Confined water - learn all your diving skills in a controlled environment 
Open Water - minimum 2 hours underwater and 4 Dives


Upon successfully passing the practical training you receive:

International Recognized Diver Certification
On-line logbook
Diver certification E or C-card
Unrestricted access to manuals

PREREQUISITES for the Practical Training

To be able to swim comfortably to complete a 200 metre swim without stopping or touching side or bottom. And a 10 minute float keeping your head above the water at all times.

To be a minimum of 12 years old (with written guardian consent up to the age of 18 yrs).

Start with your theory right now by signing up on and appoint Pirate Divers as your dive center.

RAID Open Water 20

  • For cancellations we allow for a refund if we are notified at least 24 hours before the trip date. Deposits are non-refundable, except if Pirate Divers cancel a trip due to poor sailing conditions. In these circumstances a reschedule would be requested, we will try to reschedule before 6pm a day before.