ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER
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Advanced Open Water Diver Course in Costa Rica
Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. That’s what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about.
Our experienced team looks forward to take your dive education to the next level. The course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills through different Adventure Dives.
Take your diving skills to the next level and sign up today !
About the Course
The Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about advancing your skills. You'll practice navigation and buoyancy, try deep diving and make three specialty dives of your choosing. For every specialty dive you complete, you can earn credit toward PADI specialty certifications.
Here are a few of the many options: Deep, Digital Underwater Photography, Dive Against Debris, Enriched Air Nitrox, Fish Identification, Night, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search & Recovery, Underwater Navigation, and Wreck Diver. See a list of all PADI Specialty courses here.
Take This Course If You Want To
Gain more diving experience
Sample different types of diving
Learn How To
Explore below 18m/60ft
Improve your buoyancy
Use a compass
How to Become an Advanced Open Water Diver
Learn about underwater navigation, deep diving and three types of specialty diving that interest you. After some skill practice with your instructor, you'll make five open water dives. There's no exam because this course is truly about having fun and gaining experience.
1 - PADI eLearning
Advanced Open Water Diver eLearning includes interactive lessons on 13 popular specialty dives: altitude, boat, digital underwater imaging, drift, dry suit, fish ID, night, buoyancy, search and recovery, underwater naturalist and wreck diving.
You'll study deep and navigation diving plus three specialties of your choosing.
eLearning time commitment: 6-8 hours
AT THE DIVE CENTER
2 - With Your Instructor
The course includes five dives: a deep dive below 18m/60f, a navigation dive, and three specialty dives. Gain experience, build confidence and discover your diving abilities.
Prerequisites: Open Water Diver / Junior Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification)
Total time commitment: 3 days
Minimum age: 12 years or older
Depth: The maximum depth depends on your age, but maximum depth is up to 30 metres/100 feet
Explore New Places and Opportunities
Develop New Skills & Experience New Adventures
When you sign up for the PADI Open Water Diver Course we make sure that everything is included.
PADI eLearning or a manual in your own langauage
6 Open water dives (3 days)