Advanced Open Water Diver
Expand your fun options, grow your skills, go where you could not dive before – the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course can be started right after your Open Water. You will be able to take many exciting adventures in diving, including Wreck diving, Search and Recovery, Deep Water Diving, Underwater Navigation and more.
- 2 days for the whole course
- go down to 30 meters with your Deep Dive, part of the Advanced Open Water Diver course
- Learn to orient yourself better with Underwater Navigation
- Three Adventure Dives
- Minimum age 15 years old ( 12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)
- PADI Open Water Diver or Equivalent
Rewarding and fun – that best describes the PADI Rescue Diver course. This is a 3 day course will expand your knowledge and experience level: Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of other divers. Although this course is serious, it is an enjoyable way to build your confidence. Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies . Prerequisites
- PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or have a qualifying certification from another training organization)
- Minimum age 15 years (see Junior courses – 12 years for PADI Junior Rescue Diver)
What the course covers The course is a mixture of theory, practical pool and open water sessions covering the following :
- Self-rescue and diver stress
- Emergency oxygen delivery systems
- Dive first aid
- Swimming and non-swimming rescue techniques
- Emergency management and equipment
- Panicked diver response
- Underwater problems * Missing diver procedures
- Surfacing the unconscious diver
- In-water rescue breathing protocols
- Egress (exits)
- First aid procedures for pressure related accidents
- Dive accident scenarios
There are numerous specialty courses from Deep, Nitrox, Semi-closed Rebreather to Underwater Naturalist and Master Scuba Diver
PADI Master Scuba Diver is not a course, but an experience-based certification, and indicates that you have a significant amount of training and experience in a variety of dive environments.
The PADI Master Scuba Diver certification is the highest recreational level in the PADI system of diver education.
But, you don’t have to stop there! You can continue on to become a PADI Professional. As a Master Scuba Diver you’ll be well qualified to begin your training as a
- PADI Rescue Diver or above
- Minimum of 50 logged dives
- 5 specialty Certifications
- Minimum age: 18 years
Full Divemaster Course, including water skills & stamina, practical application, and knowledge development. This is the first track on becoming a Dive Professional. Free Internship available.