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Diving courses Kaštela, Trogir, Split!

With the Diving School at the hotel Resnik we offer you interesting diving courses. Our diving courses are done by old American diving school PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors), oldest and biggest diving organization in the world. Diving courses are for all age 8-78 years old candidates, and are divided from begginers to advanced divers like this:

Bubblemaker program ( for kids from 8 yrs old)

Discover scuba diving

This is a one day experience of your first breaths underwater for those of you who do not have the time to complete the whole 5 day PADI open water course. Your instructor will go through the basic information about Scuba Diving.

You will also practice some skills from the PADI Open Water Diver course and they may be credited to the PADI Scuba Diver or Open Water Diver certifications.

Conditions: 10 years old & filling out forms
Duration : 3-4 hours (1 boat/shore dive + 30 mins of theoretical class)

Open Water Diver

Open Water Diver is the most widely recognized scuba certification in the world allowing you the freedom to explore underwater at the locations of your choice, rent and buy dive gear and of course continue your education and experience as a diver.
When you complete the PADI Open Water Diver course, you are certified to dive without direct supervision of a PADI professional any where in the world.
We conduct our courses over a 5 day schedule. Day 1 & 2 consists of classroom sessions followed by completing all skills within a swimming pool / shallow water environment. Days 3,4 & 5 will be your Open Water Training Dives to a maximum depth of 18 meters.

Conditions: 15 years old + swimming ability.
Duration : 5-6 Days

Advanced Open Water Diver

This is a fun and interesting way to gain further underwater experience while learning about those diving activities that interest you most. Whatever your goal, be it identifying marine life, recovering lost objects or simply gaining a higher level of confidence underwater, the Adventure Diver / Advanced Open Water Diver Course has something for you.
Five dives are required for certification, of which two, deep and navigation are compulsorily.
The remaining three dives are elective.

Choose from underwater naturalist, search and recovery, underwater photographer, peak performance buoyancy, multilevel and others. No matter what you choose, you will be continuing your diving education while having fun.

Conditions: PADI Open Water or equivalent certification.
Duration: 6-7 Days

Rescue Diver

The 3 day Rescue Course consists of 12 skills conducted during 5 Rescue sessions. This program helps you learn how to prevent accidents before they happen, and how to react if a diving accident does occur. It is usually conducted locally but can be integrated into a dive trip.

Condiotions: Advanced Diver & con: certified
Duration : 3 Days


A PADI Divemaster is the first level considered to be a professional diver. Depending on your previous diving experience, the number of dives you have logged, and your available time, the course takes 7-10 days

Condiotions: PADI OWD, EFR, Rescue Diver

Also you can do many specialities like: boat diving, deep diving, dry suit diving, night diving, search and recovery, underwater navigation, underwater photography, wreck diving.
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