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  Courses - Learn Something New
 
Whatever you are looking to gain from your visit to Thailand, achieving new goals and adding value to your trip is sure to make your experience even more worthwhile.

Whether you are on a short visit or a full blown world tour, there are a range of fun, life changing and educational courses available in Thailand ranging from scuba diving courses to Thai massage classes or Thai cooking courses.
The choice and variation of the courses available are designed to fit every type of individual, ranging from short one-day introductory courses, to more extensive packages.

All classes and courses offer a unique service that is sure to make your visit to Thailand an enriching and memorable experience and with Backpackers Thailand coming highly recommended by the Lonely Planet and Rough Guides you can book with us in confidence.

 

 
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Learn to Scuba Dive on Koh Phangan
Dive School:
PIDS
Location:
Length:
1 Hour to 5 Day
Price from:
700 to 19,000 Baht
Rating:
(40 Reviews)
 
FREE dorm bed on all Dive Courses!!!! Dive the amazing Sail Rock as part of your scuba dive experience! It's the leading dive site in the Gulf of Thailand with the most whale shark sightings in Asia!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Wakeboard or Water Ski
Location:
Length:
4 Day to 2 Week
Price from:
7,800 to 50,000 Baht
Rating:
(28 Reviews)
 
Exhillerating Watersports, Speedboats, Wakeboarding, Waterskiing, Knee Boarding, Crazy Inflatables, Donuts.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Kiteboard on Koh Phangan
Location:
Length:
3 Day
Price from:
11,000 Baht
Rating:
(19 Reviews)
 
Watersport adventure, kite surfing, kite boarding, power kite, small surfboard, IKO identification card.
 
Learn to Scuba Dive on Koh Tao
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
1 Day to 6 Day
Price from:
2,700 to 17,450 Baht
Rating:
(55 Reviews)
 
Koh Tao is the leading place and one of the cheapest in the world for PADI dive certifications.We even provide FREE PRIVATE ROOMS with all dive courses!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Scuba Diving PADI Divemaster Internships
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
4 Week to 6 Week
Price from:
49,500 to 79,500 Baht
Rating:
(4 Reviews)
 
Get FREE diving for life when you complete the PADI Divemaster internship with us!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Learn Professional Underwater Videography
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
2 Day to 6 Week
Price from:
12,000 to 119,150 Baht
Rating:
(5 Reviews)
 
The ocean is your cinema!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Free Dive
Location:
Length:
2 Day
Price from:
5,500 Baht
Rating:
(41 Reviews)
 
Learn breathing techniques, discover another dimension & be one with the sea!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Rock Climb on Koh Tao
Location:
Length:
1 Day to 5 Day
Price from:
3,100 to 28,000 Baht
Rating:
(26 Reviews)
 
Learn the amazing sport of rock climbing on enormous granite boulders!
 
Thai Cooking School on Koh Samui
Location:
Length:
3 Hour
Price from:
2,250 Baht
Rating:
(15 Reviews)
 
Eat what you cook! Homemade Thai curry pastes, curry recipies, salads, soups, noodle dishes, deserts and a Thai recipe book to keep!
 
Learn to Scuba Dive in Phuket
Dive School:
SSD
Location:
Length:
1 Day to 5 Day
Price from:
4,500 to 23,000 Baht
Rating:
(16 Reviews)
 
Phuket is close to some of the best dive sites Thailand has to offer.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Scuba Dive on Koh Phi Phi
Dive School:
Barakuda
Location:
Length:
1 Day to 5 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(49 Reviews)
 
Koh Phi Phi is one of the most beautiful destinations to dive in Thailand and has been made famous by the movie 'The Beach.'
 
Backpackers Recommended
Sing Buri Homestay & Volunteer Program
Location:
Length:
1 Week to 2 Month
Price from:
3,500 to 31,200 Baht
Rating:
(11 Reviews)
 
Volunteer, Homestay, teaching underprivileged children, traditional Thai family, farmstead, horse ranch, mountain walking, monkey temple, fishing, pottery factory, Thai boxing, cooking lessons, temples, bicycles.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Learn Reiki & Chakra Balancing
Location:
Length:
2 Day
Price from:
5,000 to 32,000 Baht
Rating:
(1 Review)
 
Healing technique, Palm healing, energy transfer,
 
Learn to Kiteboard at Pattaya
Location:
Length:
3 Day
Price from:
11,000 Baht
Rating:
(7 Reviews)
 
Watersports adventure, kite surfing, kite boarding, power kite, small surfboard, IKO beginner identification card.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Scuba Dive at Pattaya
Dive School:
Mermaids
Location:
Length:
1 Day to 5 Day
Price from:
4,000 to 26,500 Baht
Rating:
(11 Reviews)
 
Pattaya is the most popular beach resort in Thailand and is a great place to learn to dive.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Kiteboard at Phuket
Location:
Length:
3 Day
Price from:
11,000 Baht
Rating:
(1 Review)
 
Watersports adventure, kite surfing, kite boarding, power kite, small surfboard, IKO identification card.
 
Thai Cooking Courses on Koh Phi Phi
Location:
Length:
3 Hour to 5 Hour
Price from:
1,500 to 4,000 Baht
Rating:
(6 Reviews)
 
Eat what you cook! Homemade Thai pastes, curry recipies, salads, soups, noodle dishes, rice dishes, meat, seafood & vegetarian options plus a Thai recipe book to keep!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Learn Thai Cooking in Phuket
Location:
Length:
3 Hour to 5 Hour
Price from:
1,500 to 4,000 Baht
Rating:
(28 Reviews)
 
Eat what you cook! Homemade Thai pastes, curry recipies, salads, soups, noodle dishes, rice dishes, meat, seafood & vegetarian options plus a Thai recipe book to keep!
 
Kiteboarding 'zero to hero' Internship at Pattaya
Location:
Length:
3 Month
Price from:
67,000 to 142,000 Baht
Rating:
(2 Reviews)
 
Watersports adventure, kite surfing, kite boarding, power kite, small surfboard, IKO Instructor identification card.
 
Skydiving Accelerated Freefall (AFF) Training Course
Location:
Length:
1 Week
Price from:
79,950 Baht
 
This course is the fastest way to becoming a skydiver.
 
Skydiving A-Licence Program
Location:
Length:
2 Week
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(1 Review)
 
This program is the fastest way to becoming a licensed skydiver so you can skydive all over the world.
 
New Year or Xmas Party & Scuba Package Ko Phangan 8 days
Dive School:
PIDS
Location:
Length:
8 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(4 Reviews)
 
Western run (UK), Accommodation, Pool, Vodka Buckets, Party T-shirt, Welcome drink, Meet & greet, Food Voucher on Party Night, Daily internet, Koh Phangan PADI Scuba Diving Open Water Course Koh Phangan, Waterworld Activity Centre.
 
Backpackers Recommended
New Year or Xmas Party Koh Phangan/Scuba Package Koh Tao
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
12 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(4 Reviews)
 
Western run (UK), Koh Phangan Beach Party, Accommodation, Pool, Meet & Greet, Vodka Buckets, Party T-shirt, Breakfasts, Food Voucher FMP night, Daily internet, Booze Cruise boat trip, Discovery Adventure Tour, PADI Open Water Course Koh Tao
 
Backpackers Recommended
Full Moon Party & Dive Course Package Koh Phangan 5 nights
Dive School:
PIDS
Location:
Length:
6 Day
Price from:
10,500 to 64,290 Baht
Rating:
(11 Reviews)
 
Western run (UK), Beach Party, Accommodation, Pool, Meet & Greet, Welcome drink, Vodka Buckets, Party T-shirt, Food Voucher on Party night, Daily internet, PADI Scuba Diving Open Water Course on Koh Phangan, Waterworld Activity centre.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Full Moon Koh Phangan & Scuba Package Koh Tao 9 nights
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
10 Day
Price from:
20,500 to 30,500 Baht
Rating:
(13 Reviews)
 
Western operated (UK), FMP Beach Party, Accommodation Pool, Meet & greet, Vodka Buckets, FMP T-shirt, Breakfasts, Food Voucher on party night, Wifi internet, Island boat trip, Koh Phangan Discovery Tour, PADI Scuba Diving Open Water Course Koh Tao
 
Backpackers Recommended
Half Moon Party/Dive Course Package Koh Tao 8 nights
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
9 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(1 Review)
 
Western operated (UK), Koh Phangan Half Moon Party, Accommodation, Swimming Pool, Vodka Buckets, Moon Party T-shirt, Breakfasts, Wi-fi, Koh Phangan Safari Tour, Island Boat Trip, Waterworld Fun Park, PADI Scuba Diving Open Water Course on Koh Tao
 
Backpackers Recommended
Black Moon Party/Dive Course Package Koh Phangan 4 nights
Dive School:
PIDS
Location:
Length:
5 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
 
Western operated (UK), Black Moon Party, Accommodation, Swimming Pool, Vodka Buckets, Party T-shirt, Wi-Fi, Waterworld, PADI Scuba Diving Open Water Course
 
Backpackers Recommended
Black Moon Party/Dive Course Package Koh Tao 8 nights
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
9 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(1 Review)
 
Western run (UK), Koh Phangan Black Moon Party, Accommodation, Swimming Pool, Vodka Buckets, Moon Party T-shirt, Breakfasts, Wi-Fi, Koh Phangan Safari Tour, Island Boat Trip, WaterWorld, PADI Scuba Diving Open Water Course on Koh Tao
 
Backpackers Recommended
Thai Cookery School Courses on Koh Phangan
Location:
Length:
4 Hour
Price from:
1,350 to 1,500 Baht
Rating:
(4 Reviews)
 
Eat what you cook! Local market, Thai herbs, seafood, three Thai dishes, curry recipies, salads, soups, noodle dishes, vegetarian menu,Thai recipes.
 
Scuba Koh Tao & Full Moon Package Koh Phangan 9 nights
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
10 Day to 12 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(9 Reviews)
 
Western run (UK), PADI Open Water Course Koh Tao, Koh Phangan Full Moon Party, Accommodation, Welcome drink, Meet & greet, Vodka Buckets, Full Moon Party T-shirt, Breakfasts, Party night food voucher, Daily internet, Island boat trip, Discovery Tour.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Scuba Koh Tao & New Year or Xmas Party Koh Phangan
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
12 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(4 Reviews)
 
Western run (UK), PADI Open Water Course Koh Tao, Koh Phangan Xmas Party, New Year Party, Accommodation, Meet & Greet, Vodka Buckets, Party T-shirt, Breakfasts, Party Night Food Voucher, Daily internet, Island boat trip, Discovery Tour, Waterworld.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Kickboxing Ultimate Muay Thai Packages
Location:
Length:
1 Week to 2 Month
Price from:
3,500 to 12,000 Baht
 
Kickboxing, Thai Boxing, Muay Thai, Ultimate Fighting, Gym Training, One on One sessions, Technical fighting, Traditional techniques, Ancient Art, Short to Long Term packages.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Scuba Dive on Koh Lanta
Dive School:
Blue Planet
Location:
Length:
1 Day to 5 Day
Price from:
4,500 to 24,550 Baht
Rating:
(28 Reviews)
 
Koh Lanta has Hin Daeng & Hin Muang nearby, the best dive sites in the lower Andaman!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Learn to Freedive on Koh Lanta
Location:
Length:
2 Day to 10 Day
Price from:
6,500 to 40,000 Baht
Rating:
(2 Reviews)
 
Learn breathing techniques, discover another dimension & be one with the ocean!
 
Backpackers Recommended
Backpackers Recommended
Open Water Course MV Queen Similan Liveaboard 13 dives
Dive School:
SDS
Dive Boat:
MVD Queen
Location:
Length:
5 Day
Price from:
28,700 Baht
Rating:
(7 Reviews)
 
Khao Lak is the gateway to the Similan Islands and it is possible to include 13 dives at Koh Similan including the PADI Open water diver certification! This fantastic all inclusive package includes liveaboard accommodation, food & equipment.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Advanced Course on MV Queen Similan Liveaboard 14 dives
Dive School:
SDS
Dive Boat:
MVD Queen
Location:
Length:
5 Day
Price from:
26,800 to 30,800 Baht
Rating:
(8 Reviews)
 
Khao Lak is the door to the Similan Islands & it's possible to include 14 dives at Koh Similan including your PADI Advanced certification! This amazing all inclusive package includes liveaboard accommodation, food & equipment.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Open Water Course on Similan Explorer liveaboard 17 dives
Dive School:
SDS
Dive Boat:
MV Similans Exploror
Location:
Length:
6 Day
Price from:
32,000 Baht
Rating:
(6 Reviews)
 
Khao Lak is the entry point to the Similans and it is possible to include 17 dives at Koh Similan including the PADI Open water diver certification! This fantastic all inclusive 5 night package includes liveaboard accommodation, food & equipment.
 
Backpackers Recommended
Advanced Course on Similan Explorer Liveaboard 18 dives
Dive School:
SDS
Dive Boat:
MV Similans Exploror
Location:
Length:
6 Day
Price from:
29,900 to 33,600 Baht
Rating:
(4 Reviews)
 
Khao Lak is the entry point to the Similan Islands so join this liveaboard with an amazing 18 dives at Koh Similan including your PADI Advanced certification! This all inclusive package includes liveaboard accommodation, food & equipment.
 
Backpackers Recommended
3 Islands Combo: Koh Samui-Full Moon Phangan-Dive Koh Tao
Dive School:
Crystal
Location:
Length:
9 Day
Price from:
Price on Request
Rating:
(3 Reviews)
 
Western operated (UK), 3 Islands, Full Moon Party, Koh Samui AC room, Samu Chawangi bar hop, Samui island Tour, Boat transfers to/from Full Moon Party, Koh Tao boat, PADI open water dive course & Koh Tao Fan room.
 
Backpackers Recommended