PADI Advanced Open Water


The Advanced Open Water certification builds upon your Open Water Diver training. You will complete 5 task-related ocean dives focusing on buoyancy control, navigation techniques, managing and planning repetitive dive profiles, night diving, fish identification and much more! Your SCUBA diving skills will increase dramatically.


  • Open Water Diver certification
  • Minimum age: 15 (12 for PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)
  • Have completed at least 4 open water dives in cold water (65F or colder)

Training Materials

  • PADI Adventures in Diving Crew-Pak

Training Fee


  • Course fees include instruction fees and facility fees.
  • Course fees do not cover training materials, certification card, and rental gear (Students who need to rent gear will receive a 20% discount off our normal rental rate).

Course fees do not cover optional boat dives. Optional boat dives are dependent on class size and conditions – they are an additional $120 per person per day.


Pick up your training materials from our shop and read the following 5 chapters before attending the first class session:

  1. Peak Performance Buoyancy
  2. Night Diving
  3. Fish Identification
  4. Navigation
  5. Deep Diving

Upcoming Classes

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