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:
One reason you'll love the Advanced Open Water Diver course is that you and your instructor choose from more than 15 types of Adventure Dives to complete your course. Due to our location and local diving options we typically suggest doing, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Altitude, and Search 7 Recovery.
To take this course, you must be:
The knowledge and skills you get in the Advanced Open Water Diver course vary with your interest and the adventures you have, but include:
You use all the basic scuba gear including your underwater compass. Depending on which three adventure dives you pick, you may also be introduced to underwater photography equipment , a dive light, lift bags, a dive flag/float or other specialty gear.
This course utilizes PADI's eLearning system - whcih means you can start your class right now. Just click this link.
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.
For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the SCUBA HUT Team members.