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PADI Open Water Course - Classroom

  • Rowand's Reef 1731 West 4th Avenue Vancouver, BC, V6J 1M2 Canada (map)

Day 1 of the PADI Open Water Diver Course

Course Schedule:

Date & Time
Sun 2nd April: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Sun 2nd April: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Wed 5th April: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 10th April: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed 12th April: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sat 22nd April: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 23rd April: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Introduction & Orientation
Classroom Session 1

Pool Session 1
Pool Session 2
Pool Session 3

Open Water Session 1
Open Water Session 2

Information regarding Classroom Sessions:

Classroom sessions take place at Rowand's Reef Shop.

Please bring with you:

  • Your PADI Open Water Materials
  • Your completed Knowledge reviews
  • Your PADI Open Water DVD

Information regarding Pool Sessions:

Pool sessions take place at UBC Aquatic Center. (For directions please visit:

Please bring with you:

  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Change of Clothes

Regarding Transport:

  • Rowand's Reef has a company van that we will use to transport equipment to and from the pool and Dive sites. However, we are limited on the number of passengers we can take so please bring your own personal vehicle if you are able.