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:
The knowledge and skills you get in the Advanced Open Water Diver course vary with your interest and the adventures you have, but include:
PADI's eLearning makes it easy and fun to increase your knowledge of the underwater world. This is by far the easiest way but it's not the only way. You can get started by clicking on the eLearning link to the right..........
You can also choose to use PADI's Adventures in Diving Manual and DVD. You'll only need to read the chapters that pertain to the dives that you'll be doing though of course there's not problem with reading them all.
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.
Advanced Openwater Certification