Exploration, Excitement & Experiences

They’re what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about.
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PADI Advanced Open Water

And no, you don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course. Start the Advanced Course online right now.

The Advanced Open Water Diver course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so you can become more comfortable in the water.

This is a great way to get more dives under your belt while continuing to learn under the supervision of your PADI instructor.

To take this course, you must be:

  • PADI Open Water Diver  (or hold a qualifying certification from another training organisation)
  • 15 years old (12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)

The knowledge and skills you get in the Advanced Open Water Diver course vary with your interest and the adventures you have, but include

  • Practical aspects of deep diving
  • Physiological effects of deeper scuba diving.
  • More ways to use your underwater compass
  • How to navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time
  • How to better use your dive computer and electronic Recreational Dive PlannerTM (eRDPTM)
  • And much, much more, depending on the Adventure Dives you choose

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is part of PADI eLearning®. The Advanced Open Water Diver Course Online gets you started right now with the background information you need for the seven of the most popular Adventure Dives (though you and your instructor can still choose any of the Adventure Dives.

You use all the basic scuba gear including your underwater compass.

Depending on which three adventure dives you pick, you may also try out;

  • Underwater photography equipment
  • DPVs (underwater scooters)
  • Dive lighting
  • A dry suit
  • Lift bags
  • A dive flag/float or other specialty gear.

What’s included in the course fee?

  • Hire of basic equipment
  • Air fills
  • All supervision/training

You can either choose PADI E-Learning which is included in the price or the Adventures in Diving Manual is available at an extra cost.

View our current price list here.

If you require further information or wish to book your next course please get in touch.