JUNIOR OPEN WATER

Ages 10 and Older
Junior Open Water

Cost of Open Water Course

$175

Includes:

  • Classroom & Pool
    $94 value
  • Crew Pack Materials
    $75 value
  • DVD rental
    $6 value

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Junior Open Water

PADI Jr. Open Water Diver course details

Now is the time to dive into the PADI Jr. Open Water Diver course, the most popular dive program in the world! This is your ticket to a lifetime of intense adventure with PADI, the dive company that sets the standards in the global diving community.

Why PADI Jr. Open Water?

Why PADI Jr. Open Water?

As a certified PADI Jr. Open Water Diver, the most widely recognized and respected rating in the world, you have the freedom to dive with a certified adult buddy independent of a professional. If you already tried a PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience or are PADI Scuba Diver certified, check with your instructor to see how credit from these courses may apply to the open water program.

What do I need to start?

What do I need to start?

Virtually anyone who is in good health, reasonably fit, and comfortable in the water can earn a PADI Open Water Diver certification.

  • A PADI Jr Open Water Diver between the ages of 10 and 12 years may only dive with a PADI Professional, a certified parent or certified guardian to a maximum depth of 12 meters/40 feet.

Course includes:

  • 5 Classroom sessions
  • 5 Pool sessions (heated indoor pool)
  • Educational material
    • Text Book
    • Log Book
    • eRDPML Calculator
    • Student folder
  • Educational Video or DVD rental
  • Student photos
  • FREE DAN diver insurance
  • 6 months FREE Dive Training Magazine
  • Use of Tanks, BCD, Regulator & Weights for all pool sessions

What you need to provide

Required Personal Gear: Mask, Fin, Snorkel, Boots and whistle
Students receive a 15% discount on their required gear purchase.
(Sale Items Not Included)

*note that scuba and snorkel equipment are not always compatible.

For ages 10 and up.

  • Minimum of 3 people or class may be canceled
  • $25 charge to reschedule class if within 7 days of the class.
  • PADI Certification card. (certification card paid at time of trip) $35

Class Schedule

Tuesday 6:30PM -10:00PM
Orientation, equipment assembly, Class Chapter I & 2
Bring: books

Thursday 6:30PM -10:00PM
Class Chapters 3, 4
Bring: books, swimsuit, and towel

Saturday 7:00AM -4:00PM
Swim, tread, Pool I, II; lunch; Class: dive computers, continuing education
Bring: Personnel gear, swimsuit, towel, books

Sunday 7:00AM -4:00PM
Pool III, IV, V, Classroom V – Final Exam
Bring: Personnel gear, swimsuit, towel, books

2017 Class Start Dates

  • January
    3, 17, 31
  • February
    14, 28
  • March
    14, 28
  • April
    11, 25
  • May
    2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • June
    6, 13, 20, 27
  • July
    11, 18, 25
  • August
    1, 8, 15, 22, 29
  • September
    5, 12, 19, 26
  • October
    3, 10, 17, 24, 31
  • November
    14, 28
  • December
    12

NOTES:

  • Course is based on student reading manual, completing Knowledge Reviews and watching DVD, prior to class.
  • Students need their own personal equipment consisting of mask, fins, snorkel and boots.
  • The Dive Shop offers a 15% discount to all Open Water students on their personal equipment.

* Open water dives require Whistle and Surface marker buoy
** 4 open water dives required for certification. Certification trip not included
**** The Free DAN Dive Insurance is valid through the final training dive.

DUE TO LOWER INSTRUCTOR TO STUDENT RATIO THERE IS $65 FEE ADDED TO THE CERTIFICATION TRIP FOR 10 & 11 YEAR OLDS.

REQUIRED RELEASE FORMS:

Doctor release is only needed if you answered “YES” to any medical questions, for your safety answer all questions honestly, a “YES” doesn’t mean that you can’t SCUBA, you just need your doctor’s approval.

ACCESS VIDEO ONLINE:

Student DVD

Watch on your favorite browser:

Download the app to watch the DVD online. You must have rented the DVD for access.

NOTES:      *The password will change regularly.  So contact your instructor if you need the password.
                      **For any issues with the video content or functionality please contact webmaster@azdiveshop.com

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.