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ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course with SCUBA WEST

Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They're what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. 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.

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. This course builds on what you've learned and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun scuba diving.

You'll hone your skills by completing five adventure dives that introduce you to:

  • Underwater navigation
  • Deeper water diving (typically anywhere from 18-30 metres/ 60-100 feet)
  • An introduction to three more Adventure Dives of your choice


The Fun Part: Your Choice

One reason you'll love the Advanced Open Water Diver course is that you and your instructor choose from 15 types of Adventure Dives to complete your course. You can try your hand at Digital Underwater Photography, Wreck Diving, Night Diving, Search and Recovery and much more.


Prerequisites

To take this course, you must be:

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


What You Learn

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


The Scuba Gear You Use

You use all the basic scuba gear including your underwater compass. Depending on which three adventure dives you pick, you may also be introduced to underwater photography equipment , a dive light, lift bags, a dive flag/float or other specialty gear.


The Learning Materials You Need

PADI's Adventures in Diving Manual and DVD provide information on more than 15 types of specialty diving. You'll use them as a guidebook to improve your diving skills and prepare for new experiences and adventures. You may also choose eLearning and learn online.

For all your learning materials and equipment, contact SCUBA WEST.


Your Next Adventure

After you've tried a specialty in the Advanced Open Water Diver course, you'll probably want to take the Specialty Course and learn more : Taste the fun and adventure

For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the SCUBA WEST Team members.

  Start Date Course End Date Places Available   Price    
12 Jan 2019 AOW 12-Jan-19 13 Jan 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 12 Jan 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 12 Jan 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 12 Jan 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 13 Jan 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 13 Jan 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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02 Feb 2019 AOW 02-Feb-19 03 Feb 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 02 Feb 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 02 Feb 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 02 Feb 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 03 Feb 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 03 Feb 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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30 Mar 2019 AOW 30-Mar-19 31 Mar 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 30 Mar 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 30 Mar 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 30 Mar 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 31 Mar 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 31 Mar 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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27 Apr 2019 AOW 27-Apr-19 28 Apr 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 27 Apr 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 27 Apr 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 27 Apr 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 28 Apr 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 28 Apr 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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11 May 2019 AOW 11-May-19 12 May 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 11 May 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 11 May 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 11 May 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 12 May 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 12 May 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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08 Jun 2019 AOW 08-Jun-19 09 Jun 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 08 Jun 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 08 Jun 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 08 Jun 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 09 Jun 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 09 Jun 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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06 Jul 2019 AOW 06-Jul-19 07 Jul 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 06 Jul 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 06 Jul 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 06 Jul 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 07 Jul 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 07 Jul 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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03 Aug 2019 AOW 03-Aug-19 04 Aug 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 03 Aug 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 03 Aug 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 03 Aug 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 04 Aug 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 04 Aug 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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14 Sep 2019 AOW 14-Sep-19 15 Sep 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 14 Sep 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 14 Sep 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 14 Sep 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 15 Sep 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 15 Sep 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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05 Oct 2019 AOW 05-Oct-19 06 Oct 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 05 Oct 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 05 Oct 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 05 Oct 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 06 Oct 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 06 Oct 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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09 Nov 2019 AOW 09-Nov-19 10 Nov 2019 8 $ 389.95

Adventure Dive 1 (TBA)
Sat 09 Nov 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Underwater Navigator
Sat 09 Nov 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 2 (TBA)
Sat 09 Nov 2019
13:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Deep Dive
Sun 10 Nov 2019
08:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto
Adventure Dive 3 (TBA)
Sun 10 Nov 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Hudson Grotto

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