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Training

Advanced Open Water Diver

Expand your scuba skills with Adventure Dives that find new ways for you to have fun scuba diving. Build your dive knowledge and confidence underwater.

Why?

Advanced Open Water DiverKnowledge, Experience, Fun

The PADI Advanced Open Water course will provide all of these qualities and more! This course is designed to help you improve and gain valuable experience while having a blast and meeting new people. The course helps build experience, knowledge and confidence via five different Adventure Dives. With each dive, you get to try out new skills and gain valuable insight under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. Each dive is logged and through this program you find and develop new ways to enjoy SCUBA diving.

Each Adventure Dive you take may count towards the corresponding Specialty Diver Course. (E.g. If you liked yout Night Adventure dive, that dive may count towards the Night Adventure Diver Specialty Certification.)

What will I do?

This certification includes five Adventure Dives, including the Deep Adventure Dive, the Underwater Navigator Adventure Dive and three of the following:
Additional Adventure Dives available to divers 12 years old and older:     Altitude Diver
    Boat Diver
    Drift Diver
    Multilevel Diver
    Deep Diver
    Dry Suit Diver
    Diver Propulsion Vehicle
    Multilevel Diver
    Night Diver
    Peak Performance Buoyancy
    Search and Recovery Diver
    Underwater Naturalist
    Underwater Videography
    Underwater Photographer
    Underwater Navigator
    AWARE Fish Identification
    Wreck Diver

What will it cost?

$199.00 plus course materials.

**Equipment rental not included. If you need to rent any equipment, let us know. We have a wide selection of equipment available for rental.

Prerequisites for entering the course

PADI Open Water SCUBA Diver or Junior Open Water SCUBA Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organization)
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Minimum Age: 15 (12 for Junior Open Water Diver)

PADI Adventure Dives can also count towards PADI Specialty Diver certifications*. If you liked your Night Adventure Dive so much that you wanted to take a complete PADI Night Diver Specialty course, your Night Adventure Dive can count as the first dive of that specialty.
* First dives count at the discretion of your instructor.
Private classes available at an additional cost.
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