PADI Open Water Course
Learn From The Experts In Diver Training
Welcome to the World of SCUBA Diving!
We at Diver Dan’s look forward to helping you get started into the exciting world of SCUBA Diving. If you have any questions or would like to sign up stop by or call us.
- The Weekend Accelerated Format is a two week format consisting of three days of classroom and pool sessions on the first weekend (Friday/Saturday/Sunday), and 2 days of ocean dives on the second weekend (Saturday/Sunday only).
- The Weeknight Format is a two week class consisting of eight classroom/pool sessions (four per week), and ocean dives on the final weekend of the class. The ocean dives consist of four SCUBA dives and one snorkeling dive (optional).
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 Will Need To Buy
Before the class begins you will need the
The student kit includes the PADI Open Water Diver Manual, Dive Tables, Logbook, and a Student Record File. An internet eLearning option from PADI is also available (ask for details).
Before your first pool session you will need your own personal gear which includes:
Diver Dan’s offers a 10% discount on these five items when you sign up for a class.
The total training fees are $425.00. The fees are broken down as follows:
$200.00 Registration Fee
$225.00 Instructor / Certification Fee
Traditional: Open Water Crew Pak ($79.99) & DVD Rental ($9.99) = $89.98
Online: PADI eLearning ($195.00) & eLearning Crew Pak ($49.99) = $244.99
It costs $155.01 LESS to do Traditional Classroom Learning
What You May Rent
Rentals for your SCUBA diving equipment is included in the registration fee listed above. This includes your:
- Wetsuit (two piece 7mm), Hood, Regulator (with Dive Computer, Compass & Whistle), Weight Belt and Weights, Buoyancy Control Device (BCD), and Aluminum Tanks.
If you purchase all of these items from Diver Dan’s before your Ocean Dives, you will receive a $100 Rebate.
To obtain a medical release form and view some conditions that would require a doctors release, download thePADI Medical Release Formto review before coming to class.
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 other drugs; he or she will be asked to leave the class immediately. The customer will forfeit all fees paid. There will be no refunds.
No store fees will be refunded once class has begun. Classes are transferable for up to one year from original start date.
|Start Date 2021||Day||Format||Ocean Dates||Instructor|
|October 22, 2021||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Oct. 30/31||Epperly/Halem|
|October 29, 2021||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Nov. 6/7||Cotter/Pere|
|November 5, 2021||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Nov. 13/14||Rinde/Manupella|
|November 12, 2021||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Nov. 20/21||Tabel/Teachout|
|November 19, 2021||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Nov. 27/28||Epperly/Halem|
|December 3, 2021||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Dec. 11/12||Havlek/Zaugg|
|December 10, 2021||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Dec. 18/19||Chu/Niemiec|
|January 7, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Jan. 15/16||Karahroudy/Bourquin|
|January 14, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Jan. 23/24||Epperly/Halem|
|January 21, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Jan. 29/30||Hoyt/Butatis|
|January 28, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Feb. 5/6||Duggal/Vandercook|
|February 4, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Feb. 12/13||Kim/Wilson|
|February 11, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Feb. 19/20||Chu/Niemiec|
|February 18, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Feb. 26/27||Cotter/Pere|
|February 25, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||March 5/6||Smolgovski/Mayer|
|March 4, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||March 12/13||Duggal/Vandercook|
|March 11, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||March 19/20||Karahroudy/Bourquin|
|March 18, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||March 26/27||Rinde/Manupella|
|March 25, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||April 2/3||Tabel/Teachout|
|April 1, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||April 9/10||Havlek/Zaugg|
|April 8, 2022||Spring Sale||No Class||No Class||No Class|
|April 15, 2022||Easter Weekend||No Class||No Class||No Class|
|April 22, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||April 30/May 1||Rinde/Manupella|
|April 29, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||May 7/8||Hoyt/Butatis|
|May 6, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||May 14/15||Smolgovski/Mayer|
|May 13, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||May 21/22||Kim/Wilson|
|May 20, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||May 28/29||Tabel/Teachout|
|May 27, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||June 4/5||Cotter/Pere|
|June 3, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||June 11/12||Epperly/Halem|
|June 10, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||June 18/19||Havlek/Zaugg|
|June 17, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||June 25/26||Karahroudy/Bourquin|
|June 24, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||July 2/3||Chu/Niemiec|
|July 1, 2022||4th of July||No Class||No Class||No Class|
|July 8, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||July 16/17||Duggal/Vandercook|
|July 15, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||July 23/24||Kim/Wilson|
|July 22, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||July 30/31||Cotter/Pere|
|July 29, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Aug 6/7||Hoyt/Butatis|
|August 5, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Aug. 13/14||Chu/Niemiec|
|August 12, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Aug 20/21||Smolgovski/Mayer|
|August 19, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Aug. 27/28||Karahroudy/Bourquin|
|August 26, 2022||Mega Sale||No Class||No Class||No Class|
|September 2, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Sept. 10/11||Kim/Wilson|
|September 9 ,2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Sept. 17/18||Tabel/Teachout|
|September 16, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Sept. 24/25||Duggal/Vandercook|
|September 23, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Oct. 1/2||Hoyt/ Butatis|
|September 30, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Oct. 8/9||Rinde/Manupella|
|October 7 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Oct. 15/16||Havlek/Zaugg|
|October 14, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Oct. 22/23||Smolgovski/Mayer|
|October 21, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Oct. 29/30||Epperly/Halem|
|October 28, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Nov. 5/6||Cotter/Pere|
|November 4, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Nov. 12/13||Rinde/Manupella|
|November 11, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Nov. 19/20||Tabel/Teachout|
|November 18, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Dec. 3/4||Epperly/Halem|
|December 2, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Dec. 10/11||Havlek/Zaugg|
|December 9, 2022||(Fri)||Fri/Sat/Sun||Dec. 17/18||Chu/Niemiec|
|Start Date 2021||Day||Format||Ocean Dates||Instructor|
|November 8, 2021||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||Nov. 20/21||Rinde/Manupella|
|January 3, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||Jan. 15/16||Cotter/Pere|
|February 7, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||Feb. 19/20||Hoyt/Butatis|
|March 7, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||March 19/20||Smolgovski/Mayer|
|April 11, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||April 23/24||Epperly/Halem|
|May 2, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||May 14/15||Havlek/Zaugg|
|June 6, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||June 18/19||Kim/Wilson|
|July 11, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||July 23/24||Karahroudy/Bourquin|
|August 1, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||Aug. 13/14||Duggal/Vandercook|
|September 12, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||Sept. 24/25||Chu/Niemiec|
|October 3, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||Oct. 15/16||Tabel/Teachout|
|November 7, 2022||(Mon)||M/Tu/W/Th||Nov. 19/20||Rinde/Manupella|
Classes scheduled less than 24 hours prior to the class start time are not guaranteed. Please call the store for more details.