Open Water Sessions for e-learning

PADI launch the new way to learn diving with the PADI eLearning Courses. Learn to scuba dive in the comfort of your own home then join us in Thailand to complete your in water training.

Why waste time on your holiday learning the academics. Join us on the all new way to learn, the PADI eLearning Course. Complete your knowledge development online in the comfort of your own home or anywhere you find the time to get online!

Learn diving at your own pace and when it is convenient for you. Have access to online diver manuals 24hrs a day. Highly experienced dive instructors can guide you on your way by means of email. Why use your holiday time to spend a day in the classroom when you can come fully prepared and save that day for the excitement of an extra day of scuba diving Pattaya or just relaxing by the swimming pool.

Start e-learning now!We will welcome you to our dive center, Mermaids, a PADI Career Development Center to complete your dive training: Our highly trained PADI dive instructors have access to your progress throughout your online diver course and will review your dive academics with you on arrival and then straight off to the swimming pool where the real fun begins.

Here you will master all the scuba dive skills necessary to complete your four open water dives. Over the next two days join us on our superbly equipped dive boats and enjoy the wonders of the undersea world here in Thailand. Start today on a lifetime of adventure and fun! Simply click the link below and you are a step closer to becoming a fully qualified PADI Open Water Diver.

Many eLearning courses in different languages available online!

Features of doing the PADI eLearning:

  • Convenient online access to knowledge dive development course material for one year.
  • Option to have your manuals online or download your manual to your tablet (Touch version)
  • Unlimited and unrestricted access to an online version of the PADI Manuals.
  • At your own pace complete knowledge assessments. Watch the online diver videos at your own time to ensure your best learning environment.
  • Visit or contact us anytime during business hours or email with any questions that you have.

How much do I have to pay for PADI Open Water Diver eLearning and what else do I need/get:

  • Payment directly to PADI is AU$196 via a secure online payment system.
  • Open Water Diver Training in Pattaya completed in 3 days instead of 4.
  • Payment to Mermaids Career Development Center 11,900 Thai baht.

These are fully inclusive charges. There are no additional charges for in-water training and equipment rental.