Open Water Diver

Learn to Dive in Scapa Flow, Scotland


Prices include all equipment and materials needed as well as a donation to Project AWARE to support marine conservation efforts and help protect the underwater world we love.

Looking at the crank shaft from the world war one Gartshore.

The Essentials

Bronze Package

This is a 4 day course which starts off with 2 days spent working on fundamental dive skills such as buoyancy control and equipment use in confined water.  Once we have done this we move into open water where we further develop your ability and comfort underwater all whilst diving on the British Blockships sunk by the Royal Navy during the World Wars.  

Total Dives : 4


Prerequisites - Ability to Swim


Looking through the walkway of the Empire Seamen shipwreck.

One Just Isn't Enough

Silver Package

Here at Kraken Diving you will learn to dive for the whole course in the sea in drysuits, which means you will leave us as a fully certified PADI Open Water Diver AND PADI Drysuit Diver! This opens up some amazing cold water dives sites both here in the UK and around the world!



Total Dives: 5

Prerequisites - Ability to Swim


A diver learning to dive controlling buoyancy around the shipwrecks.

The Full Shebang

Gold Package

Our Ultimate Open Water Course also includes the Project AWARE course which teaches you how to look after the underwater world.
As well as this, our Kraken Diving photographer will join you for one day of your course.


Total Dives: 5


Prerequisites - Ability to Swim