PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
Learn From The Experts In Diver Training
Welcome to the World of Advanced Diving!
We at Diver Dan’s look forward to helping you get trained as an Advanced Open Water SCUBA Diver. If you have any questions or would like to sign up stop by or call us. See you “Down Under” !
The total training fees are $275.00. The fees are broken down as follows:
$125.00 Registration Fee
$150.00 Instructor / Certification Fee
Online Registration For PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
You can also register online by paying the $125.00 registration fee. Your instructor will collect the remaining fees in person.
No store fees will be refunded once class has begun. Classes are transferable for up to one year from original start date.
The Advanced Open Water SCUBA Course is a one-week class consisting of one class session, one pool session (optional), and five ocean dives on the weekend of the class. The ocean dives consist of a Navigation dive, a Deep dive, a Night dive, Boat dive, and one other elective dive that can be customized to the student’s desires. The elective dive, selected by the class and your instructor, may include an AWARE Fish ID dive, Dry Suit dive, Enriched Air Dive, Underwater Naturalist, Peak Performance Buoyancy dive, Search and Recovery dive, Underwater Digital Photography dive, or a Wreck dive.
|Start Dates||Format||Times||Pool Date||Ocean Dates||Instructor|
|9-Jan||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Jan 11 (Thu)||Jan 13/14||Rinde / Kraemer|
|22-Jan||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Jan 24 (Wed)||Jan 27/28||Tabel / Kim|
|6-Feb||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Feb 8 (Thu)||Feb 10/11||Epperly / Meyer|
|19-Feb||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Feb 21 (Wed)||Feb 24/25||Havlek / Zaugg|
|6-Mar||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||March 8 (Thu)||March 10/11||Spangler / Anderson|
|19-Mar||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||March 21 (Wed)||March 24/25||Cotter / Geer|
|10-Apr||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||April 12 (Thu)||April 14 / 15||Van Gogh / Penner|
|23-Apr||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||April 25 (Wed)||April 28 / 29||Romani / Chu|
|8-May||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||May 10 (Thu)||May 12 / 13||Richards / Duggal|
|21-May||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||May 23 (Wed)||May 26 / 27||Hoyt / Halem|
|12-Jun||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||June 14 (Thu)||June 16 / 17||Smolgovski / Yang|
|25-Jun||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||June 27 (Wed)||June 30/July 1||Tabel / Kim|
|17-Jul||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||July 19 (Thu)||July 21 / 22||Rinde / Kraemer|
|30-Jul||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Aug 1 (Wed)||Aug 4 / 5||Havlek / Zaugg|
|14-Aug||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Aug 16 (Thu)||Aug 18 / 19||Epperly / Meyer|
|27-Aug||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Aug 29 (Wed)||Sept 1 / 2||Cotter / Geer|
|18-Sep||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Sept 20 (Thu)||Sept 22 / 23||Spangler / Anderson|
|1-Oct||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Oct 3 (Wed)||Oct 6 / 7||Romani / Chu|
|16-Oct||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Oct 18 (Thu)||Oct 20 / 21||Van Gogh / Penner|
|29-Oct||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Oct 31 (Wed)||Nov 3 / 4||Hoyt / Halem|
|13-Nov||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Nov 15 (Thu)||Nov 17 / 18||Richards / Duggal|
|3-Dec||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Dec 5 (Wed)||Dec 8 / 9||Smolgovski / Yang|
What You Will Need To Buy
For the first night, you will need the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Manual (Adventures In Diving), which includes an Advanced Student Slate. Before your ocean dives you will need your own personal snorkeling gear, which includes a Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Boots, Gloves, Dive Light and Chem-Light for Night Diving, and PADI Dive Table or eRDPML
If you wish to skip the traditional classroom training, one option you have is to do your classroom training Online (additional cost) Click on the image below to learn more about PADI’s eLearning!
What You May Rent
You may rent the rest of your SCUBA at Diver Dan’s. This includes your Wetsuit, Hood, Regulator (with Dive Computer, Compass & Whistle), Weight Belt, Buoyancy Control Device (BCD), and Tanks.
Medical Concerns or Questions?
If you are currently under the care of a medical doctor, or have a pre-existing medical condition that requires permission from a physician, you will need to have a signed medical release form from your doctor before you can participate in any in-water activities.
To obtain a medical release form and view some conditions that would require a doctors release, download the PADI Medical Release Form to review before coming to class.