PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course – £235

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course

One of the many creatures you will discover underwaterExploration, 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.

Happy scuba instructor after a dive

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

 

 


Diver swimming with turtle underwater

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 photographywreck diving, , diving with underwater scooterspeak performance buoyancy and much more.

  • Get credit! Each Adventure Dive in the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course may credit toward the first dive of the corresponding PADI Specialty Diver course.

Couple taking scuba diving lessonsPrerequisites
To take this course, you must be:

  • PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • 15 years old (12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)

 

 


What You LearnCool wildlife to see on scuba diving trips

The knowledge and skills you get in the Advanced Open Water 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

Your Next Adventure

After you’ve tried a specialty in the Advanced Open Water Diver course, you’ll probably want to take the whole course and learn more:  deep diving, diver propulsion vehicle usedry suit divingmultilevel and computer divingnight divingpeak performance buoyancysearch and recoveryunderwater navigationunderwater photographyunderwater videographywreck diving