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ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course

with SCUBA WORLD SACRAMENTO

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.

For all your learning materials and equipment, contact SCUBA WORLD SACRAMENTO.

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 WORLD SACRAMENTO Team members.

There are other fees associated with the course: books, certification fee, equipment rental, dvd, sales tax. You will need to own your personal gear (mask, snorkel, booties, gloves and fins) we have packagaes available with all your personal equipment needs. $50 of the tuition is non-refundable.

 

Advanced Open Water Diver $199.00

 Start DateEnd DatePlaces Available 
18 May 201729 May 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (051817)

  • Orientation - Thu 18 May 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 25 May 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 25 May 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 27 May 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 28 May 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 27 May 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 27 May 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 28 May 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs May 18, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs May 25, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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08 Jun 201719 Jun 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (060817)
Instructor(s): Michael Cannon.

  • Orientation - Thu 08 Jun 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 15 Jun 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 15 Jun 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 17 Jun 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 18 Jun 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 17 Jun 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 17 Jun 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 18 Jun 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs June 08, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs June 15, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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29 Jun 201710 Jul 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (062917)
Instructor(s): Dominick Attisani.

  • Orientation - Thu 29 Jun 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 06 Jul 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 06 Jul 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 08 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 09 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 08 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 08 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 09 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs June 29, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs July 06, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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20 Jul 201731 Jul 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (072017)
Instructor(s): Dominick Attisani.

  • Orientation - Thu 20 Jul 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 27 Jul 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 27 Jul 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 29 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 30 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 29 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 29 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 30 Jul 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs July 20, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs July 27, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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10 Aug 201721 Aug 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (081017)
Instructor(s): Michael Cannon.

  • Orientation - Thu 10 Aug 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 17 Aug 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 17 Aug 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 19 Aug 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 20 Aug 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 19 Aug 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 19 Aug 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 20 Aug 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs Aug 10, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs Aug 17, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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31 Aug 201711 Sep 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (083117)
Instructor(s): Barry Brun.

  • Orientation - Thu 31 Aug 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 07 Sep 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 07 Sep 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 09 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 10 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 09 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 09 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 10 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs Aug 31, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs Sept 07, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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21 Sep 201702 Oct 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (092117)
Instructor(s): Sarah Burke.

  • Orientation - Thu 21 Sep 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 28 Sep 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 28 Sep 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 30 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 01 Oct 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 30 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 30 Sep 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 01 Oct 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs Sept 21, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs Sept 28, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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12 Oct 201723 Oct 20178

Advanced Open Water Diver (101217)
Instructor(s): Brittania Junes.

  • Orientation - Thu 12 Oct 2017 from 18:00 to 19:15
  • Knowledge development - Thu 19 Oct 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 19 Oct 2017 from 18:00 to 00:00
  • Night dive
  • Navigation - Sat 21 Oct 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Deep - Sun 22 Oct 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Ppb - Sat 21 Oct 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Search & recovery - Sat 21 Oct 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00
  • Multi-level - Sun 22 Oct 2017 from 07:30 to 00:00

AOW Orientation - Thurs Oct 12, 2017 - 6-7:30PM Classroom - Thurs Oct 19, 2017 - 6PM OPEN WATER - SAT/SUN - JAN 16-17, 2016

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