Refresher Course


Learn From The Experts In Diver Training


Welcome Back to the World of Diving!
We at Diver Dan’s look forward to helping you get back into diving. The Refresher Class will update your diving knowledge and skills. If you have any questions, or would like to sign up, stop by or call us.

Prerequisites & Requirements

  • 10 years or older
  • PADI (Junior) Scuba Diver certification or proof of entry-level diver certification from another training organization with four open water dives

Class Format and Fees

The Refresher Course is a two weeknight course consisting of one classroom session and one pool session.

Diver Dan’s Refresher: Classroom and Pool Training Only

  • $ 25.00 –  Store Registration Fee
  • $ 100.00 – Instructor Fee
  • FREE – Classroom Material (pdf)

PADI ReActivate: Classroom, Pool and PADI Re-Activate On-Line

  • $  25.00 –  Store Registration Fee
  • $100.00 –  Instructor / Certification Fee
  • $65.00 PADI Re-Activate eLearning Fee (see PADI eLearning link below)

Diver Dan’s Refresher or PADI ReActivate

  1. Diver Dan’s Refresher
    • Students are provided the classroom study materials
    • This option appeals to those customers who wish a traditional classroom with minimal expense
    • Includes Confined Water / Pool Skills Review (This is the same for either option)
  1. PADI ReActivate
    • Students receive a new PADI Card that says ReActivate
    • Appeals to those who wish Refresher training with formal documentation from PADI
    • Great option for those who have lost their certification card and wish a replacement
    • Great option for those who have certifications from another agency but wish to have a PADI card without a long training process
    • Requires additional purchase of PADI ReActivate (Additional PADI Fee = $65.00)
    • Includes Confined Water / Pool Skills Review (This is the same for either option)

What You Will Need To Buy

Prior to the classroom session, you will need to complete the Diver Dan’s Refresher Homework or PADI ReActivate online training (Link below)

Before your pool session you will need your own personal gear which includes:

What You May Rent

Rentals for your SCUBA diving equipment is included in the course. 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 use the rental gear for an ocean dive, you will be charged the regular rental fee.

Medical Concerns?

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.

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.

Cancellation Policy

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


Begin DatesFormatTimesPool DatesInstructor
January 3, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmJan. 5Vandercook/Lockwood
January 16, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmJan. 18Tabel/Teachout
January 31, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmFeb. 2Epperly/Halem
February 13, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmFeb. 15Zaugg/Tugin
February 28, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmMarch 2Kim/Wilson
March 13, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmMarch 15Cotter/Pere
March 28, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmMarch 30Chu/Niemiec
April 17, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmApril 19Karahroudy/Volk
May 9, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmMay 11Kastner/Turner
May 22, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmMay 24Hoyt/Butatis
June 13, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmJune 15Smolgovski/Mayer
June 26, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmJune 28Tabel/Teachout
July 11, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmJuly 13Vandercook/Lockwood
July 24, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmJuly 26Zaugg/Tugin
August 8, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmAug. 10Epperly/Halem
August 21, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmAug. 23Cotter/Pere
September 12, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmSept. 14Kim/Wilson
September 25, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmSept. 27Karahroudy/Volk
October 10, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmOct. 12Chu/Niemiec
October 23, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmOct. 25Hoyt/Butatis
November 7, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmNov. 9Kastner/Turner
November 27, 2023Mon/Wed7-10pmNov. 29Smolgovski/Mayer
December 12, 2023Tue/Thu7-10pmDec. 14Rich Niemiec

Classes scheduled less than 24 hours prior to the class start time are not guaranteed. Please call the store for more details.

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Additional information

Which Option?

Diver Dan's Refresher, PADI Re-Activate