At Similan Day Trip, we offer some of the best diving experiences you’ll find anywhere on the planet. Our little slice of paradise is home to countless different species of flora and fauna and, on our day trips in the Similan Islands, you’ll experience it all, with our professional PADI dive instructor's who stay with you for the whole time. We’ll plunge into the deep sea, explore beautiful forest and relax on pristine, sandy beaches. To help you truly make the most of your experience, we offer PADI courses in the Similan Islands, so you can explore the ocean with greater freedom and confidence. Whether you’re just starting or aiming to become a Divemaster at our 5-star diving centre in Khao Lak, we’ll have the right course for you! Ready to take your first step.
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This course Is the ultimate way to learn how to dive safely and gain confidence in the water of the world-famous Similan islands. This course takes place, firstly, at our PADI 5-star diving centre in the heart of Khao Lak .You will also visit our private pool in a countryside location to learn basic underwater skills getting you ready for the open water sea dives. Similan Day Trip Boat (The M/V Turtle Queen), is the most comfortable and convenient way to the Similan islands.
You will start this course with Day 1 theory (book and DVD-based) – not as fun as being in the sea but so worth it when you’re out there! We have an air-conditioned classroom, for your comfort on those sweltering summer days of 32c. Day 2 The next morning a day at the swimming pool to learn about your Diving equipment and practice basic diving skills in a Safe environment of our private pool in a countryside location for privacy .Here you will have a chance to have lunch at a local Thai restaurant . Once the pool session is completed your ready for the open sea dives. Great Let's Go
Welcome aboard the M/V Turtle Queen, where you’ll start to really enjoy our PADI courses in the Similan Islands! The first diving day will see you do 2 dives to 12 meters depth. Get a feel for the open water and see the beautiful creatures that live below the surface with your instructor always by your side, You’ll also have time to visit the beach! On the second diving day, you’ll do two more dives, this time to a depth of 18 meters These dives will take place at different dive sites, after which, you’ll be fully certified. Congratulations – you’re an PADI Open Water Diver!
This course will give you different experiences in different diving conditions and at different depths. You’ll use new, advanced equipment, such as the dive computer, and be able to dive up to a maximum depth of 30 meters! There, you’ll really start to see the wonders that the ocean has to offer.
This part of the course is theoretical. You’ll get a digital copy of the “Adventures in Diving” manual, from which you’ll study 5 different chapters. Two of them (“Deep Diving” and “Underwater Navigation”) are compulsory, while you’ll have the choice of three more options from the list below. This segment has no formal exam, but will conclude with a “knowledge review” before we go out into the water.
During the open water diving segment of the course, you’ll have the advantage of diving with the same instructor over several days. Our PADI instructors are all multi-lingual, knowledgeable and Friendly making it safe and fun at the same time during you PADI Advanced course.
This course is the most safety-focused our PADI Rescue courses in the Similan Islands. You will be taught the skills to effectively rescue a fellow diver, in the event of an emergency. As part of this course, you will receive training as an EFR (Emergency First Responder), unless you have qualified elsewhere within the last 24 months. This will involve training in CPR, First Aid and Secondary Care, as well as divers sharing air assisting a Panic diver under water and above with many more recue diver techniques to make you a more knowledgeable diver for your safety and the safety of your fellow divers.
Theory topics, at our 5-star diving centre in Khao Lak, include: the psychology of rescue, preparation for a diving emergency, accident management and how to respond to a diving emergency.
The practical side of the course will cover topics, such as: cramp removal, tired diver towing and the use of an alternate air source. Additionally, we’ll teach you how to respond to problems such as an irrational or panicked diver (both at the surface and underwater), correct responses from both boat and shore, surfacing, the performance of rescue breathing and regressing with an unconscious diver. You’ll also be presented with different scenarios in which you can demonstrate what you’ve learned and practiced. You will also make 1 trip to our local dive sites, by Longtail boat, as part of the course will be administered from the beach here in Khaolak.
EFR Course: 6,500 Baht +7% VAT (280 Baht)
Included in the price is the EFR Manual and Certification Card upon completion of the course.
Rescue Diver Course: 15,000 Baht +7% VAT (630 Baht)
Included in the price is the Rescue Diver Manual and Certification Card upon completion of the course.
The divemaster course is the most elite of our PADI courses in the Similan Islands. This course is unique, in that you’ll work alongside our team, in a one-to-one capacity. You’ll learn how to guide other divers, navigate dive sites and ensure the safety and enjoyment of those in your charge. By the end, you’ll know how to take the boat out with 20 divers and be the Tour leader.
There are no set start dates for this course – simply contact our team with your availability and we’ll get back to you ASAP, with a schedule that fits your needs. On the course itself, you’ll have a private instructor and become part of the team. You’ll assist staff aboard the M/V Sea Queen with various duties, from assisting with courses to fun dives! This course concentrates on building professional-standard divers. If you prefer to do a Liveaboard course, try our Liveaboard; the M/V Dolphin Queen.
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All training materials and equipment can be provided for the duration of the course but, as you’re looking to become a Divemaster, no doubt you’ll want your own! We can provide you with a BCD, regulator, mask, snorkel, fins, booties, wetsuit and dive computer. You’ll also need your own dive tool and compass. If you wish to purchase any of this equipment from us, we offer competitive prices, discounts and advice to fellow professionals.
We recommend completing all 9 modules of the Divemaster Manual before you arrive but, if you don’t have access to one, don’t worry. You can complete them, as well as the knowledge development workbook questions right here.
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Khukkhak , Takuapa, Phang-Nga
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