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ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER

Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They're what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don't have to be “advanced” to take it – it's designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course. 


The Advanced Open Water Diver course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so you can become more comfortable in the water. This is a great way to get more dives under your belt while continuing to learn under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. This course builds on what you've learned and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun scuba diving.

You'll hone your skills by completing five adventure dives that introduce you to:

  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Underwater navigation
  • Deeper water diving (typically anywhere from 18-30 metres/ 60-100 feet)
  • An introduction to two more Adventure Dives of your choice (Search - Recovery & Wreck)


The Fun Part: Your Choice

One reason you'll love the Advanced Open Water Diver course is that you and your instructor choose from 15 types of Adventure Dives to complete your course. You can try your hand at Digital Underwater Photography, Wreck Diving, Night Diving, Search and Recovery, and much more.


Prerequisites

To take this course, you must be:

  • A PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • 15 years old (12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)
  • Prior to any water sessions return completed the Medical Statement, and have physician approval for diving, if needed


What You Learn

The knowledge and skills you get in the Advanced Open Water Diver course vary with your interest and the adventures you have, but include:

  • Practical aspects of deep diving
  • Physiological effects of deeper scuba diving.
  • More ways to use your underwater compass
  • How to navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks, and time
  • How to better use your dive computer and electronic Recreational Dive PlannerTM (eRDPTM)
  • And much, much more, depending on the Adventure Dives you choose


Course Material Provided in Fee

  • PADI Adventure Diver book and slate
  • Speciality equipment for dives
  • Tanks and air
  • PADI Advanced Diver certificate
  • How to better use your dive computer and electronic Recreational Dive PlannerTM (eRDPTM)

 

Equipment Diver Must Provide

  • Surface marker, whistle, Slate & pencil
  • Student provides snorkeling equipment (mask, fins, boots, and snorkel)
  • Student owns or rents Scuba equipment (BCD, regulator, exposure suit or any speciality equipment)
  • Park or dive site fees


Your Next Adventure

After you've tried a specialty in the Advanced Open Water Diver course, you'll probably want to take the Specialty Course and learn more : Taste the fun and adventure

For more information about this or other PADI courses, have a chat with one of the WATERDOGS SCUBA and SAFETY LLC Team members.

  Start Date Places Available   Price    
12 Feb 2021 8 US$ 295.00

Knowledge Development
Fri 12 Feb 2021
05:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Navigation
Sat 13 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
Wreck
Sat 13 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
PPB
Sat 13 Feb 2021
10:00 AM
Search & Recovery
Sun 14 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
Deep
Sun 14 Feb 2021
10:00 AM

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17 Feb 2021 7 US$ 295.00

Knowledge Development
Wed 17 Feb 2021
05:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Navigation
Sat 20 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
Wreck
Sat 20 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
PPB
Sat 20 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
Search & Recovery
Sun 21 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
Deep
Sun 21 Feb 2021
09:00 AM

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26 Feb 2021 8 US$ 295.00

Knowledge Development
Fri 26 Feb 2021
05:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Navigation
Sat 27 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
Wreck
Sat 27 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
PPB
Sat 27 Feb 2021
10:00 AM
Search & Recovery
Sun 28 Feb 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
Deep
Sun 28 Feb 2021
10:00 AM

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12 Mar 2021 8 US$ 295.00

Knowledge Development
Fri 12 Mar 2021
05:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Navigation
Sat 13 Mar 2021
12:00 AM
Wreck
Sat 13 Mar 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
PPB
Sat 13 Mar 2021
10:00 AM
Search & Recovery
Sun 14 Mar 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
Deep
Sun 14 Mar 2021
10:00 AM

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26 Mar 2021 8 US$ 295.00

Knowledge Development
Fri 26 Mar 2021
05:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Navigation
Sat 27 Mar 2021
12:00 AM
Wreck
Sat 27 Mar 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
PPB
Sat 27 Mar 2021
10:00 AM
Search & Recovery
Sun 28 Mar 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
Deep
Sun 28 Mar 2021
10:00 AM

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09 Apr 2021 8 US$ 295.00

Knowledge Development
Fri 09 Apr 2021
05:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Navigation
Sat 10 Apr 2021
12:00 AM
Wreck
Sat 10 Apr 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
PPB
Sat 10 Apr 2021
10:00 AM
Search & Recovery
Sun 11 Apr 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
Deep
Sun 11 Apr 2021
10:00 AM

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23 Apr 2021 8 US$ 295.00

Knowledge Development
Fri 23 Apr 2021
05:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Navigation
Sat 24 Apr 2021
12:00 AM
Wreck
Sat 24 Apr 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
PPB
Sat 24 Apr 2021
10:00 AM
Search & Recovery
Sun 25 Apr 2021
12:00 AM
15 hours 00 minutes
Deep
Sun 25 Apr 2021
10:00 AM

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