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ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course 

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 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, diving with underwater scooters, peak performance buoyancy and much more.

Prerequisites

To take this course, you must be:

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:

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 try out underwater photography equipment , DPVs (underwater scooters), a dive light, a dry suit, lift bags, a dive flag/float or other specialty gear.

The Learning Materials You Need

Sign up for Advanced Open Water Diver Online – PADI’s eLearning option – to get started immediately. The web-based system lets you learn about seven of the most popular Adventures Dives – including the required Deep and Underwater Navigation Adventure Dives, plus Boat, Night, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Underwater Naturalist and Wreck Adventure Dives. You study at your own pace through an easy to use, interactive program. You also have access to an online version of the Adventures in Diving manual and can complete sections for other Adventure Dives as directed by your PADI Instructor.

Alternatively, PADI's Adventures in Diving Manual and DVD provide information on more than 16 types of specialty diving. You'll use them as a guidebook to improve your diving skills and prepare for new experiences and adventures.  Contact Patriot Scuba for information on signing up for Advanced Open Water Diver!

Course details

  • Duration: as little as 2 days
  • Price $540 - all inclusive except Mask, fins, snorkel!
  • Course contents: Knowledge development 5 Specialty Dives (Open Water)  
  • Equipment required: Standard Scuba Kit
  • Recommended Text: PADI Adventures in Diving manual, Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
  • Medical Statement (pdf)
  • Student Transcript Request

What's Next?

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  Course Type   Price    
Advanced Open Water Diver US$ 615.00

Knowledge Development 1
Sat 29 Jan 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 2
Sat 29 Jan 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 3
Sat 29 Jan 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Dry Suit
Sat 29 Jan 2022
08:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Rappahannock
Navigation
Sat 29 Jan 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Deep
Sat 29 Jan 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Orientation
Sat 29 Jan 2022
06:30 PM
60 minutes
Occoquan
Knowledge Development 4
Sun 30 Jan 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 5
Sun 30 Jan 2022
12:00 AM
Home
PPB
Sun 30 Jan 2022
11:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Search & Recovery
Sun 30 Jan 2022
02:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix

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Advanced Open Water Diver US$ 615.00

Orientation
Fri 11 Feb 2022
06:30 PM
60 minutes
Occoquan
Knowledge Development 1
Sat 12 Feb 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 2
Sun 13 Feb 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 3
Mon 14 Feb 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 4
Tue 15 Feb 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 5
Wed 16 Feb 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Navigation
Sat 19 Feb 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Deep
Sat 19 Feb 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 2
Sun 20 Feb 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 3
Sun 20 Feb 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 1
Sun 20 Feb 2022
03:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix

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Advanced Open Water Diver US$ 615.00

Orientation
Fri 11 Mar 2022
06:30 PM
60 minutes
Occoquan
Knowledge Development 1
Sat 12 Mar 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 2
Sun 13 Mar 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 3
Mon 14 Mar 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 4
Tue 15 Mar 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 5
Wed 16 Mar 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Navigation
Sat 19 Mar 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Deep
Sat 19 Mar 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 2
Sun 20 Mar 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 3
Sun 20 Mar 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 1
Sun 20 Mar 2022
03:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix

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Advanced Open Water Diver US$ 615.00

Orientation
Fri 08 Apr 2022
06:30 PM
60 minutes
Occoquan
Knowledge Development 1
Sat 09 Apr 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 2
Sun 10 Apr 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 3
Mon 11 Apr 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 4
Tue 12 Apr 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 5
Wed 13 Apr 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Navigation
Sat 16 Apr 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Deep
Sat 16 Apr 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 2
Sun 17 Apr 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 3
Sun 17 Apr 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 1
Sun 17 Apr 2022
03:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix

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Advanced Open Water Diver US$ 615.00

Orientation
Fri 13 May 2022
06:30 PM
60 minutes
Occoquan
Knowledge Development 1
Sat 14 May 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 2
Sun 15 May 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 3
Mon 16 May 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 4
Tue 17 May 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 5
Wed 18 May 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Navigation
Sat 21 May 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Deep
Sat 21 May 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 2
Sun 22 May 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 3
Sun 22 May 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 1
Sun 22 May 2022
03:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix

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Advanced Open Water Diver US$ 615.00

Orientation
Fri 10 Jun 2022
06:30 PM
60 minutes
Occoquan
Knowledge Development 1
Sat 11 Jun 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 2
Sun 12 Jun 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 3
Mon 13 Jun 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 4
Tue 14 Jun 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 5
Wed 15 Jun 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Navigation
Sat 18 Jun 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Deep
Sat 18 Jun 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 2
Sun 19 Jun 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 3
Sun 19 Jun 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 1
Sun 19 Jun 2022
03:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix

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Advanced Open Water Diver US$ 615.00

Orientation
Fri 08 Jul 2022
06:30 PM
60 minutes
Occoquan
Knowledge Development 1
Sat 09 Jul 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 2
Sun 10 Jul 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 3
Mon 11 Jul 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 4
Tue 12 Jul 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Knowledge Development 5
Wed 13 Jul 2022
12:00 AM
Home
Navigation
Sat 16 Jul 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Deep
Sat 16 Jul 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 2
Sun 17 Jul 2022
09:00 AM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 3
Sun 17 Jul 2022
12:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix
Specialty 1
Sun 17 Jul 2022
03:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Lake Phoenix

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