PADI Diving Courses

Here at Crystal Dive, Koh Tao we offer all levels of PADI diver and Professional level scuba diving training courses from absolute beginner all the way to PADI Master Instructor.

Our highly experienced team of multilingual PADI Master Instructors conduct all their PADI training activities to the very highest standards – above and beyond what is required by PADI.

This is recognized within the scuba diving industry. Crystal Dive, Koh Tao is the only scuba diving centre in Thailand to have been awarded the prestigious "Diver Training award".

We offer instruction in all major languages, keep things personalized and although we strive to ensure the quality of our Instruction is second to none - we will also make sure you will have heaps of fun!

Choose PADI.
Choose Crystal Dive.

PADI Discover Scuba

Depth: 12m

1 day introduction to scuba diving, including swimming pool session and ocean dive.

Full Introductory Course - 1 Day.

Price: 2,000 THB

PADI Scuba Diver

Depth: 12m

The PADI Scuba Diver course is a subset of the Open Water Diver course. If you are short on time, this course can be completed in as little as 2 days.

Full Beginners Course - 2 Days.

Price: 7,000 THB

PADI Open Water

Depth: 18m

"Get Your PADI". The most popular entry-level scuba diving course in the world, giving you a full PADI certificate to scuba dive anywhere in the world to a depth of 18m.

Full PADI Course - 4 Days.

Price: 9,800 THB

PADI Advanced Open Water

Depth: 30m

Advance your skills and open up 90% of the world's most famous dive sites (Caribbean, Barrier Reef etc.), diving to a depth of 30m.

Full Advanced Course - 2 Days.

Price: 8,500 THB

PADI EFR First-Aid

Internationally recognised CPR / First-Aid certificate. Pre-requisite for the PADI Rescue Diver course.

Price: 3,500 THB

EMS Diver Medical Responder

Specialist, advanced CPR / First-Aid certificate.

Price: from 30,000 THB

PADI Rescue Diver
(inc. EFR First-Aid)

Depth: 30m

One of the most rewarding PADI courses, the final step before starting Pro-Level Training Programs!

Full Rescue Diver Course - 4 Days.

Price: 12,050 THB

PADI Scuba Review

Haven’t been diving in a while? Refresh your skills and theory.

Full Refresher Course - 1 Day.

Price: 1,800 THB

PADI Master Scuba Diver

The highest "non professional" scuba diving certification in the PADI system.

PADI Divemaster

This is it, the BIG one! As a qualified PADI Divemaster you can change your lifestyle and use your skills to guide divers anywhere in the world as a PADI Professional.

Full Divemaster Course - 4-8 Weeks.

Price: 30,000 THB

PADI Diving Instructor

As a PADI Career Development Centre, Crystal Dive offers the most comprehensive IDC (Instructor Development Course) anywhere in Thailand, conducted by our resident award winning PADI Course Director; Matt Bolton.

Full Instructor Course - 14 Days.
Instructor Exams - 2 Days.

Price: 39,900 THB

Eco Diving Courses

In partnership with Project Aware, Coralwatch and Reef Check, our in-house Conservation team, Eco Koh Tao, gives you the a unique opportunity to get involved with our numerous marine conservation projects.

Price: from 3,000 THB

Multi-Course Packages

All PADI course can be combined and will offer multi-course discounts of 10%. For full details, please see the Full Price List.

'Crystal Kids'

For kids aged 8-10 years, two different programs to introduce them to the exciting world of scuba.

PADI Bubblemaker

The very first steps into Scuba Diving. The PADI Bubblemaker is as fun as it sounds, a chance for the kids to blow some bubbles!

PADI Seal Team

Specialty "AquaMissions", such as wreck diving, navigation, buoyancy, environmental awareness and more.


7/1 Moo 2, Koh Tao, 84360, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0)77 456106
Tel: +66 (0)77 456107
Fax: +66 (0)77 456105