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” !

Training Fees


The total training fees are $380.00. The fees are broken down as follows:

$155.00 Registration Fee / Boat Fee
$225.00 Instructor / Certification Fee

What You Will Need To Buy

For the first night, you will need the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Manual , 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.

Class Schedule

The Advanced Open Water SCUBA Course is a one-week class consisting of one class session, one pool session, 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 (Due to Social Distancing Orders for the State of California we can only allow 8 people per boat), 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 2020FormatTimesPool DateOcean DatesInstructor
January 6, 2020- Course Full!Mon/Wed7-10pmJan. 8 (Wed)Jan. 11 / 12Smolgovski / Mayer
January 21, 2020Tue/Thu7-10pmJan. 23 (Thu)Jan. 25/26Rinde / Greenberg
February 3, 2020Mon/Wed7-10pmFeb. 5 (Wed)Feb. 8/9Tabel / Cervantes
February 18, 2020Tue/Thu7-10pmFeb. 20 (Thu)Feb. 22/23Epperly / Halem
March 2, 2020Mon/Wed7-10pmMarch 4 (Wed)March 7/8Havlek/Zaugg
March 17, 2020Tue/Thu7-10pmMarch 19 (Thu)March 21/22Anderson / Dollar
March 30, 2020Mon/Wed7-10pmApril 1 (Wed)April 4/5Cotter / Geer
April 21, 2020Tue/Thu7-10pmApril 23 (Thu)April 25/26Romani /Chu
May 4, 2020Mon/Wed7-10pmMay 6 (Wed)May 9/10Gallender / Wilson/Kim
May 19, 2020Tue/Thu7-10pmMay 21 (Thu)May 23/24Duggal / Vandercook
June 8, 2020Mon/Wed7-10pmJune 10 (Wed)June 13/14Hoyt / Butatis
June 23, 2020Tue/Thu7-10pmJune 25 (Thu)June 27/28Smolgovski / Mayer
July 13, 2020Mon/Wed7-10pmJuly 15 (Wed)July 18/19Tabel / Cervantes
July 25, 2020Saturday 10am-12pmNo Pool SessionAug. 1/2John Kim
August 8, 2020Saturday10am-12pmNo Pool SessionAug. 15/16Havlek/Zaugg
August 22, 2020Saturday10am-12pmNo Pool SessionAug. 29/30Epperly / Halem
September 12, 2020Saturday10am-12pm
No Pool SessionSept. 19/20Cotter / Geer
September 26, 2020Saturday10am-12pmNo Pool SessionOct. 3/4Anderson / Dollar
October 10, 2020Saturday10am-12pmNo Pool SessionOct. 17/18Gallender / Wilson/Kim
October 24, 2020Saturday10am-12pmNo Pool SessionOct. 31/Nov. 1Romani /Chu
November 7, 2020Saturday10am-12pmNo Pool SessionNov. 14/15Hoyt / Butatis
November 28, 2020Saturday10am-12pmNo Pool SessionDec. 5/6Duggal / Vandercook
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!
Cost of Traditional Classroom Materials Versus Online e Leaning
Traditional: Advanced Manual  = $49.99
Online: PADI eLearning  = $183.00
It costs $133.01 LESS to do Traditional Classroom Learning

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.

Diver Dan’s puts safety first.  If any customer, while enrolled in a class of Diver Dan’s , is observed to be under the influence of alcohol,  marijuana, or drugs; he or she will be asked to leave the class immediately.  The customer will forfeit all fees paid.  There will be no refunds.

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.

Cancellation Policy

No store fees will be refunded once class has begun. Classes are transferable for up to one year from original start date.



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