Open Water / Junior Open Water Course
$650.00/person (includes equipment rental, eLearning fee and required materials)
If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the Open Water Diver course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and discovered the wonders of the aquatic world through this course.
To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver or SDI Open Water Diver course, You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required..
Getting certified is accomplished in 3 easy steps!
1. Study at home
2. Train in confined water
3. Apply your new skills in Open Water”
1. Start studying online today with eLearning
You can get started learning to dive right now and work at your own pace using the PADI?eLearning system. This interactive study option allows you to learn anytime and anywhere you have an internet connection. Access to eLearning will be provided upon registering for class.
2. When do you want to train?
Develop your scuba skills with your instructor in confined water and solidify your dive theory in the classroom or via PADI E-learning. Our group class ratio is 4:1.
3. When do you do your Open Water dives?
The final component of your certification, the Open Water Dives, provides real world experience of what you have learned in your training. There are 4 dives conducted over the course of 2 days. This is your opportunity to show yourself and your instructor your competency as a diver.
“Confused about something? Below are some Frequently Asked Questions we hope you will find helpful. For further clarification, please call to ask!”
Can eLearning be shared?
No. Both eLearning integrates both the Knowledge Reviews and Quizzes into the program, requiring each individual to complete their own.
Do I have to be a good swimmer to learn to dive?
You will need to float/tread water in the deep end for 10 minutes and be able to swim for 200 yards OR snorkel for 300 yards. If you are concerned about any of these requirements, private swim lessons are available to get you up to par!
How long is my certification good for?
Your certification is good for life! However, if it’s been a while since your last dive, you will need to take a ReActivate course.
Do I need to be medically cleared by my doctor to Scuba Dive?
Only if you answered “YES” to any questions on the required PADI Medical Questionnaire, otherwise, no physician release is needed.
Download and complete if you answer YES to any of the medical questions: