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ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course with Patriot Dive Center

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 Patriot Dive Center.


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 Patriot Dive Center Team members.

Advanced Open Water Diver $399.00

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28 Feb 201809 Mar 20184

Advanced Open Water Diver (AOW 2/28/2018)
Instructor(s): Chris Southerly.

  • Knowledge development - Mon 05 Mar 2018 From 06:00 to 22:00
  • Navigation - Fri 09 Mar 2018 From 06:00 to 22:00
  • Deep - Tue 06 Mar 2018 From 06:00 to 22:00
  • Knowledge development - Sun 04 Mar 2018 From 06:00 to 22:00
  • Knowledge development - Wed 07 Mar 2018 From 06:00 to 22:00
  • Knowledge development - Thu 08 Mar 2018 From 06:00 to 22:00
  • Knowledge development - Wed 28 Feb 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center

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02 Apr 201805 Apr 20185

Advanced Open Water Diver (AOW 4/2/2018)
Instructor(s): Julep Gillman-Bryan.

  • Orientation - Mon 02 Apr 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Knowledge development - Tue 03 Apr 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Deep - Wed 04 Apr 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Navigation - Wed 04 Apr 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00
  • Specialty dive 3 - Wed 04 Apr 2018 From 12:00 to 13:30
  • Specialty dive 4 - Thu 05 Apr 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Specialty dive 5 - Thu 05 Apr 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00

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09 Apr 201822 Apr 20188

Advanced Open Water Diver (AOW 4/9/2018)
Instructor(s): Chris Southerly.

  • Orientation - Mon 09 Apr 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Knowledge development - Wed 11 Apr 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Deep - Sat 21 Apr 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Navigation - Sat 21 Apr 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00
  • Specialty dive 3 - Sat 21 Apr 2018 From 12:00 to 13:30
  • Specialty dive 4 - Sun 22 Apr 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Specialty dive 5 - Sun 22 Apr 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00

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18 May 201827 May 20187

Advanced Open Water Diver (AOW 5/18/2018)
Instructor(s): Chris Southerly.

  • Orientation - Fri 18 May 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Knowledge development - Tue 22 May 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Deep - Sat 26 May 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Navigation - Sat 26 May 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00
  • Specialty dive 3 - Sat 26 May 2018 From 12:00 to 13:30
  • Specialty dive 4 - Sun 27 May 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Specialty dive 5 - Sun 27 May 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00

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11 Jun 201817 Jun 20188

Advanced Open Water Diver (AOW 6/11/2018)
Instructor(s): Brian Demello.

  • Orientation - Mon 11 Jun 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Knowledge development - Thu 14 Jun 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Deep - Sat 16 Jun 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Navigation - Sat 16 Jun 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00
  • Specialty dive 3 - Sat 16 Jun 2018 From 12:00 to 13:30
  • Specialty dive 4 - Sun 17 Jun 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Specialty dive 5 - Sun 17 Jun 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00

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16 Jul 201822 Jul 20188

Advanced Open Water Diver (AOW 7/16/2018)

  • Orientation - Mon 16 Jul 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Knowledge development - Thu 19 Jul 2018 From 18:00 to 21:00 - Patriot Dive Center
  • Deep - Sat 21 Jul 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Navigation - Sat 21 Jul 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00
  • Specialty dive 3 - Sat 21 Jul 2018 From 12:00 to 13:30
  • Specialty dive 4 - Sun 22 Jul 2018 From 09:00 to 10:30
  • Specialty dive 5 - Sun 22 Jul 2018 From 10:30 to 12:00

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