Instructor and students from Seashell Dive Centre on the course

Did you know, that Open Water Course is the most popular Scuba Diving program on the planet? We start our courses daily! Book your space today!

Open Water Course is the first choice for those, who decide to undertake Scuba Diving seriously! This 3 day program is detailed enough to give a serious educational/training platform for a future diver.

Seashell Diving Centre offers personalised approach and everyone takes enough time to get truly comfortable under water with skills and equipment.

SSI Open Water Course entails 3 parts: theoretical part, confined water training and 4 Open Water Dives.

1. Theory

SSI recommend their user-friendly online training that is meant to be done before you arrive to Malta.

Online training program is designed so that the student could learn the academics at his own pace whenever and wherever it’s convenient.

Online training is done through an SSI APP, that offers comprehensive learning, paired with exciting videos and animations. You will be able to test your knowledge with interactive questions and track your progress every time you login.

The APP is FREE, register here to receive an access:

Open Water Course e-learning kit must be unlocked for you by the Dive Centre:

(including Digital SSI Certification Card, Digital Training Materials, Online & Offline access on up to 3 devices and Digital Logbook - 2 year license) @ 80,- €

2. Confined Water Training

Here, at Seashell, we are blessed by the shallow depth and warm waters of Mellieha Bay. Which makes it a perfect and safe place for your confined water training. Here, just in front of the centre, you will be able to practise essential scuba skills under the supervision of our experienced and friendly instructors.

3. Open Water Dives

You will do at least 4 Open Water Dives as a part of your Open Water Course.

On the successful completion of your open water training dives you will become a Certified Diver. The SSI Open Water Diver certification is recognised worldwide so your diving experiences will be limitless.


The basic price of the course is €320.00. SSI online kit costs €80.00 extra

Included in the price:

  • Instructor tuition in Malta
  • Return transport to dive school (from Mellieha, Xemxija, St.Paul's Bay, Bugibba, Ramla and Cirkewwa areas)
  • Return transport to dive sites
  • SSI certification card
  • All diving equipment

Don't miss your chance, learn to dive with Malta's Premier SSI Dive Centre! Book here.

€ 320.00
Deposit pp.: 
€ 80.00

Further questions?  contact us!