4 Day Learn to Scuba Dive Course - Including a 2 Day 1 Night Liveaboard Tour (#431)

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Great Barrier Reef » 4 Day Learn to Scuba Dive Course - Including a 2 Day 1 Night Liveaboard Tour (#431)

Type: Tours - Scuba Diving Courses in Cairns

This 4 Day Learn to Dive Course is a fantastic way for you to learn to dive and experience the wonders of our Great Barrier Reef by staying a night at the reef as well. Starting daily, this course includes 2 days of pool and theory work - during which time you arrange your own accommodation and meals.

The following 2 days are spent at the Great Barrier Reef. This includes all meals and accommodation whilst on board.  Accommodation on board the boat is either twin, double, or multi share. This is allocated on a request basis - first in, first served.

Starts: Day 1 begins at 9am. (see full itinerary below) Mondays and Fridays only

Starts From: Pick up from Cairns city hotels is included.

Returns: 4.30pm to the Cairns Marina on the 4th day. (see full itinerary below)

How to book: You can book online via the rates table's "Add to Itinerary" button. Just click on that button and follow the prompts. A 25% deposit is required at the time of booking, with the balance due, on the first day of the course.  Government reef tax, fuel levy & port charges of $40 per person are included in the prices in the rates table. 

Pre-requisites:

Pre-requisite for this course is the ability to swim at least 200 metres unaided and to be able to tread water for ten minutes. This is tested in the training pool before going to sea. You will also require a current Dive Medical. A Dive Medical can be arranged for you, if required, on the first day of the course for $60.00.

What to take with you:  * Swimmers * Towel (each day) * Lunch/Money on days 1 & 2 * Money for soft drinks/snacks etc for days 3 & 4.

DAY 1

9.00 am Free pick-up from city accommodation
9.15 am Theory lectures
11.30 am Lunch break and medical examination
1.00 pm Pool training
4.30 pm Return to your accommodation

DAY 2

7.45 am Pick-up from city accommodation
8.15 am Pool training
11.30 am Lunch break
12.30 pm Theory lectures
4.30 pm Return to your accommodation

DAY 3

8.15 am Free pick-up from city accommodation
9.00 am Depart Cairns bound for your the reef
10.30 am Arrival at the reef
11.00 am Lunch
12.30 pm 1st dive
2.30 pm Transfer to next dive site
4.00 pm 2nd dive
6.00 pm Dinner

DAY 4

5.30 am Wake-up call
6.00 am First dive of the day
7.00 am Breakfast
8.00 am 2nd dive
9.15 am Transfer to next dive site
11.00 am Final Dive
12.30 pm Lunch
2.30 pm Depart for the reef bound for Cairns

Features & Inclusions

  • 2 days classroom theory and pool skills training
  • 1 snorkel training dive, 4 open water scuba training dives and 1 pleasure dive
  • State-of-the-art dive gear, including dive computers
  • All meals and bed linen - (no towel included) for the 3 days 2 nights at sea
  • Double, twin share or multi accommodation on board the live aboard (first in first served basis)
  • Wetsuits or Stinger Suits
  • Use of dive manual throughout your course - Training materials (available in all major languages)
  • Includes cost of photos for your dive card
  • Open water certification card and log book (upon successful completion of the course)
  • Government reef tax, fuel levy & port charges
  • Bus transfers from Cairns city hotels

Specials & Packages

CAIRNS ACCOMMODATION SPECIAL

Price: $110.00
Valid until: 30th Apr 2017

  • For this learn to dive course you will require accommodation in Cairns for at least the night before day 1 of the course + for the nights of day 1, 2, and 4 of the course.
  • $110 per room per night covers 1 - 2 people and includes Cairns airport pick up if required, a 3.5 Star Standard Twin Share Hotel Room + continental breakfast.

* Conditions may apply

Rates and Tariffs

2016-17 Season
1st Apr 2016 to 31st Mar 2017
All inclusive course price (except for dive medical) $740.00 per person
* Booking terms and conditions may apply, please details below.

* All prices are inclusive of GST and in Australian Dollars ($AUD)

Booking Information

How to book: You can book online via the rates table's "Add to Itinerary" button. Click on that button and follow the prompts. A 25% deposit is required at the time of booking, with the balance due, on the first day of the course. Government reef tax, fuel levy & port charges of $40 per person are included in the prices in the rates table.

What is not included:
(subject to change without notice)
Dive Medical** $60
**Dive Medical can be arranged prior to course start date

Important Information
Some medical conditions will prevent you from diving. Some of the more common conditions are Asthma, Diabetes, Epilepsy and heart or lung conditions. Pregnancy is also a contraindication to diving. Some other medical conditions may also be a problem. If you are unsure about any specific condition please contact us.
The minimum age to participate in this course is 12. There is no maximum age. Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by a parent or adult over the age of 18 years.

Pre-requisite for this course is the ability to swim at least 200 metres unaided and to be able to tread water for ten minutes. This is tested in the training pool before going to sea. You will also require a current Dive Medical. A Dive Medical can be arranged for you, on the first day of the course or you can do it yourself at the Cairns 24 Hour Medical Centre (corner of Grafton and Florence Streets)

Flying After Diving: We recommend that you do not fly for at least 24 hours after diving. This means that the earliest you should fly is 12 pm (midday) on the day after your dive course ends.

Booking Policy

All cancellations after booking incur a minimum 25% penalty.
Cancellations made within 48 hours of travel incur a 100% penalty.

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