TRY SCUBA DIVING

We understand that if you've never gone scuba diving before you may be nervous about being underwater and trusting the dive equipment. Maybe you want to sample life underwater before you commit to getting your certification. Let us show you the world that we're obsessed with; we think you'll leave Thailand with a new skill and new passion instead of just cheap souvenirs.

The SSI Try Scuba program is your introduction to the underwater world. This entry-level program gives you the opportunity to experience the underwater world, in a confined water setting. You will earn the SSI Try Scuba recognition rating.

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TRY SCUBA DIVING PROGRAM ONLINE

The SSI Try Scuba program is your introduction to the underwater world. This entry-level program gives you the opportunity to experience the underwater world, in a confined water setting

TRY SCUBA DIVING

We understand that if you've never gone scuba diving before you may be nervous about being underwater and trusting the dive equipment. Maybe you want to sample life underwater before you commit to getting your certification. Let us show you the world that we're obsessed with; we think you'll leave Thailand with a new skill and new passion instead of just cheap souvenirs.

The SSI Try Scuba program is your introduction to the underwater world. This entry-level program gives you the opportunity to experience the underwater world, in a confined water setting. You will earn the SSI Try Scuba recognition rating.

Minimum Age: 8
Certification Prerequisites: None
Academic Sessions: Try Scuba Pool
Pool/Confined Water Sessions: 1
Open Water Dives: 0
Maximum Training Depth: 5 meters / 15 feet
Suggested Duration: Half Day

 

BEST PLACE TO GET SCUBA CERTIFIED IN THE WORLD

Koh Tao has over 80 dive centers, and all of them are excited to instruct you in scuba diving. Carabao is a 5-star, SSI Dive Center with instructors from Italy, Spain, Germany, France and Chile. We aim to provide a relaxed and fun learning environment so that you enjoy learning without feeling pressured. Class sizes are small so our experienced instructors can pay personal attention to every diver. 

Carabao Dive Resort we has 3 full equipped diving boats, making regular morning trip, afternoon trip and night trips to over 25 dive sites! Courses run year-round.

Open Water Course

The first step in your scuba diving education is the open water course. Learn the equipment and the procedures you need to know to scuba dive anywhere in the world! We offer flexible class schedules.

Advance Course

Improve your diving and experience more with an advanced adventurer certification. A deep dive certifies you down to 30 meters. You'll also be certified to scuba dive at shipwreck site and at night after this course!

React Right Course

This first aid course takes one day to complete and is a prerequisite for the Stress & Rescue course. With this course you will learn to remain calm and act effectively in front of problems.

Stress & Rescue

Learn how to in front of a panic diver on the surface, find a lost diver, bring an unconscious diver to the surface and administer oxygen or even more simply, and tow a tired diver on the surface.

WHY KOH TAO ISLAND
THE BEST PLACE TO LEARN DIVING

WATER CONDITIONS: the tropical temperature of the water and the stunning visibility all round the year  make your first underwater experience absolutely enjoyable and relaxed. Being in the Gulf of Thailand Koh Tao s conditions are guaranteed to be the best to learn and improve your diving skills in a total safe enviroment.

PRICE: Koh Tao it is the cheapest place in the world to dive and to get your certification. 11,000 Baht to achieve the first level including :

      • insurance
      • full equipment rental
      • dive computer
      • certification fee
      • boat trips
      • snacks and drinks on boat

LOCATION: Considered one of the top 10 island in the world, the landscape and the beaches on Koh Tao are absolutely stunning.

MARINE LIFE: Koh Tao offer a natural aquarium for both snorkellers and divers. The different species of colourful angelfish, butterflyfish, bannerfish and stingrays are abundant on reefs. Hard corals such as table coral, staghorn coral, mosaic and mushroom corals are predominant within this region of the Gulf of Thailand. Koh Tao provides the perfect opportunity for divers to observe the relationships that make up the marine ecosystem.

ECO FRIENDLY: Koh Tao since many years said "NO" to plastic and plastic bags. Many clean up dives and beach clean ups are organized everyday by almost all the dive schools on the island.

MORE THAN 25 DIVE SITES: Incredible variety and diversity of dive points is what make Koh Tao on the Top 10 place to dive in the world. With more then 25 dives, the conformation of rocks underwater is spectacular allowing divers with any level of experience to enjoy hard and soft corals, shallow and deeper reefs, pinnacles, caves and more

Why to Dive, Stay and Eat with Carabao

We are located in the south of Koh Tao, with a beautiful sunset and stunning view from Chalok Bay. The Resort provides a relaxed place to sleep, bike rentals, kayaks, laundry service, ferry and bus tickets, a restaurant and--of course--scuba diving! Our resume aside, Carabao celebrates a relaxed atmosphere with great people always at hand. So many of our guests and students return season after season to revisit "the chill" in Chalok Bay. There really is no place like it in the world.

 

Contact Us with Questions, Wishes and Dreams

We are here to answer your questions about scuba diving, getting to Koh Tao and how to enjoy your time here. Even if you decide not to stay or dive with us, we still want to make sure you have all the information you need to fall in love with the island like we have.