Advanced Open Water

The Dive Shop AOW Course
Advanced Open Water

Cost of AOW Course

$235

Includes:

  • Advance Open Water Training Manual
  • PADI data carrier slate
  • Certification photo
  • PADI Certification card
  • 5 educational training dives / supervising Instructor

Watch the Promo

Advanced Open Water

PADI’s Advanced Open Water Course gives you the confidence, skills and experience to take your diving to new levels of excitement!

AOW Course Details

PADI AOW COURSE DETAILS

Whether you just finished your PADI Open Water certification, have a beginning level diving certification from another agency or you have hundreds of logged dives. PADI’s Advanced Open Water Course gives you the confidence, skills and experience to take your diving to new levels of excitement! To complete the Advanced Open Water Course you will need to complete 5 additional training dives. Check the list below.

You prepare for the course by pre-reading the 5 appropriate sections of the Adventures in Diving manual and complete the knowledge reviews in the comfort of your home. You then meet your instructor for a brief review of the knowledge reviews and then into the water to complete the water skills. It is an exciting way to gain more diving experience and to earn the PADI Advanced Open Water certification. That’s all there is to it. What are you waiting for? The Advanced Open Water Course is offered every time The Dive Shop goes to Mexico.

Wait! There's More...

WAIT! THERE’S MORE…

Your completed Advanced Open Water dives may be credited towards the first dive of the related specialty. This means you are actually moving towards two certifications with each AOW training dive! What a quick and simple way to gain more diving knowledge while exposing yourself to new diving experiences.

PADI AOW Online Option

Also available as a PADI online course

This option takes place of the physical book and written knowledge reviews.
Certification dives are still required.

AOW

In the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course, there’s a long list of scuba specialty dives to try.

Dive Choices

  • Navigation (REQUIRED)
  • Altitude Diver
  • Boat Diver
  • Drift Diver
  • Dry Suit Diver
  • Deep Diver (REQUIRED)
  • AWARE Fish ID
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Digital Underwater Photographer
  • Naturalist
  • Night Diver
  • Search and Recovery
  • Digital Underwater Videography
  • Wreck Diver

NOTES:

*Certification Trip Not Included.

**ALL STUDENTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE PADI RELEASE FORMS AND MEDICAL STATEMENT. FOR COPIES OF THE FORMS CLICK THE LINKS BELOW:

REQUIRED FORM:

A Continued Education form (PADI Form 10038) is required once a year.  The year is defined by the date of the last PADI instructional class you enrolled. Everyone is required to submit this form.

Call 520-326-DIVE for more information.

THE DIVE SHOP IS A PADI FIVE STAR INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT CENTER

The PADI System of diver education is based on progressive training that introduces skills, safety-related information and local environmental knowledge to student divers in stages. PADI courses are student-centered and provide maximum practice and realistic application.