Advanced Open Water Course

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course requires five dives.

Important skills are learnt during this course to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to become a truly independent diver... you'll begin to think like a diver.

Dives which is a must in this course include:

  • Advanced deep dive to a depth near 30m
  • Advanced navigation dive using a compass and the surroundings

Then you select from a wide range of Elective Adventure Dive choices for the remaining three dives.

Options include:

  • Advanced Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Advanced U/W Digital Imaging
  • Advanced Drift Diving
  • Advanced Underwater Naturalist
  • Advanced Search and Recovery
  • Advanced Fish ID
  • Advanced Shark Awareness
  • Advanced Night Dive*
  • Advanced Wreck Dive*

Itinerary

Step 1: Complete theory component of the PADI Advanced Open Water course is all self-study of the relevant chapter in the “Adventures in Diving” manual to the Advanced Adventure Dive you did! Real Easy! (the manual is either a book or PDF version). There is a Online “E-learning” version which a is the more expensive option for the theory.

Rates

  • PADI Advanced Open Water Course: $550 (5 dives, 2 days with night dive)
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Course: $595 (6 dives - 3 days)