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 in your Open Water Course and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new dive skills and new ways to have fun scuba diving.
You'll hone your skills by completing five adventure dives that introduce you to:
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 will be able to choose from Boat Diver, Digital Underwater Photography, Delayed Surface Marker Buoy, Dive Against Debris, Dry Suit, Enriched Air, Fish Identification, Full Face Mask, Night Diver, Search and Recovery, Self Reliant, Sidemount, Underwater Naturalist, and Wreck 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: