Open Water Upgrade/Referral


The Open Water upgrade is for those who have completed the PADI Scuba Diver Course and want to upgrade their certificate to the PADI Open Water certification.  


The Open water referral is for those that have completed part of their open water course with another dive center and want to complete it with us. 

Takes just one and half days


Who should do  this course?

  • 10 Years old and over
  • Must be able to swim
  • Good Medical Health (see medical statement)

What does it involve?


Our PADI instructors will review what parts are required to finish your course and will give you the best options while you enjoy your holiday here in Cyprus. 


Our PADI Instructors will review you referral form from your previous dive center and complete all sections required to complete the PADI Open Water Diver Certification

Prices are dependent on student progress – please pay your deposit of 85 euro and contact us here at Scuba Monkey

What can I do once certified?

  • Dive all over the world with your dive buddies. 
  • Dive to a maximum depth of 18 meters
  • Enrol in the PADI Advanced Open water course or take PADI specialities (link to open water specialties)

Please note that there is no eLearning manual for this as you already have one from your PADI Scuba Diver Course.

Silver Gold Platinum
Price 290€ 410€ 740€
Scuba Monkey T-shirt -- Yes Yes
Photos -- Yes Yes
Edited Video -- -- Yes
Max 2 Students -- Yes Yes
Private Course -- -- Yes
Mask & Snorkel -- Yes Yes
Free Guided Dive -- Yes Yes
2 Free Guided Dives -- -- Yes
Dive Computer (Zoop) -- -- Yes
Deposit Charges 85€ 85€ 85€
Pick Up From Hotel No Yes Yes
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What's your reaction?

What Our Customers Say

“Professional, knowledgeable and fun. Both myself and my son did our PADI Open Water Course and loved it so much we immediately signed up for the PADI Advanced Open Water Course. I can’t recommend the Scuba Monkey Team highly enough!”

Jacquie Cornell, Windsor, UK

“I have spent many hours getting my Vitamin Sea with Alex and her awesome staff at Scuba Monkey, she is an extremely friendly and knowledgeable instructor who also likes to have lots of fun.
Patient, professional and genuine with a comforting demeanour and I would have no hesitation in recommending Scuba Monkey for all divers from absolute beginner through to experienced professional.”

Jay Priestley, Nottingham, UK

“Spending time in Cyprus means spending time with Alex and her amazing team. The diving is brilliant while learning and exploring new things. I always have a lot of fun! It’s always the highlight of my summer holidays!”

Joe Loizides, Aged 15