Truk Lagoon Dive Center at the Truk Stop Hotel

Scuba Classes in Truk Lagoon

DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING: (One day Experience) $135 - Single Dive; $180 - Two tank

Discover excitement and adventure! This program lets you discover the thrill of Scuba diving under the close supervision of a PADI instructor in ideal conditions. These skills and the open water dive may be credited towards your PADI Open Water Diver course.

OPEN WATER DIVER: (5 Day Course) $380.00 w/ PADI e-learning

This course is the most popular entry-level dive program in the world! Earn your ticket to a lifetime of adventure in Scuba diving. Throughout your Open Water Diver course, you will learn the fundamentals of safe Scuba diving, including dive equipment, techniques, and planning.

The Open Water certification is recognized worldwide. To earn this qualification, you will complete 5 knowledge development sessions, 5 shallow water skill development dives, and 4 open water dives on the wrecks of Truk Lagoon.

ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER (2 Day Course) $200.00 (plus diving)

Learn diving by diving! This course requires some reading, but no exams!

Fine tune your diving skills and experience some of diving's top adventures. This course offers you a well structured program where you will gain additional skills and experience.

This in-water performance based program includes 5 specialty dives. Compulsory core dives are Deep Diver and Navigation Diver, along with 3 elective Specialty dives - ask our instructors to discuss the available options with you.

RESCUE DIVER: (3 to 5 day course) $385.00 w/ PADI e-learning (plus gear)

Gain valuable knowledge while having serious FUN! The Rescue Diver course expands your diving and emergency response skills to make diving safer and more enjoyable for yourself as well as others.

This course is divided into knowledge development and in-water rescue training sessions, culminating in 4 very realistic rescue scenarios. You will learn the principles of, and master the skills needed to prevent or handle a variety of diving emergencies, including self rescue, diver stress, emergency management, and rescue/assistance procedures.

This is perhaps PADI's most challenging and rewarding course.

EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE : (1 day course) $195.00

This course is a prerequisite for the Rescue Diver course, and teaches emergency procedures including primary and secondary response, CPR and first aid. You will acquire the most up-to-date information, reinforced with hands-on practice, including performance of realistic scenarios.

EFR is not diving specific, so non divers are encouraged to enroll in the program as well. The cost is reduced to $150.00 if taken in conjunction with the Rescue Diver Course.

DIVE MASTER : (Completion time varies) $POA

Dive Master is the first step into the ranks of the PADI Professional. The Dive Master course expands upon the problem solving skills learned in the Rescue course, and extends it from accident management and prevention scenarios to supervisory situations with both students and certified divers.

The course includes higher level dive theory, advanced diving skills, and develops the attitude and judgment required to perform professionally in the diving industry. And, can you think of a better location to learn the finer points of professional diving than on and within the wrecks of Truk Lagoon?


These programs familiarize you with specific knowledge, skills, and techniques for various special interest areas of diving. The Truk Lagoon Dive Center can certify you in all PADI specialty courses, below you will find the 3 that we have found to be the most popular:

ENRICHED AIR NITROX DIVER: (1 Day Course) $185.00

One of PADI's most popular specialties. Diving enriched air let's you extend your no-decompression limits, which means increased safety, more time underwater and shorter surface intervals - so you get back in the water sooner!

WRECK DIVER : (2 - 4 Days & 4 Dives) $185.00 (plus diving)

Learn the skills and techniques required to dive in and around underwater man-made environments, using specialized wreck diving equipment.

This is Truk Lagoon - we supply the wrecks, you supply the enthusiasm!

DEEP DIVER: (2 Days & 4 Dives) $185 (plus diving)

Always wondered what's down there? Learn deeper dive planning, safety considerations, and time/air management techniques. This course certifies you to a maximum depth of 40m/130ft.

MASTER SCUBA DIVER: (Variable Time and Cost)

Take the Master Scuba Diver challenge!

This is the highest non-professional rating in the PADI system. It defines a diver who has acquired dive experience and knowledge through a variety of courses and experiences.

To qualify for the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, you must achieve all of the following:

  • PADI Rescue Diver
  • 5 PADI Specialty Diver certifications
  • Minimum 50 logged dives

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