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PADI - Advanced Open Water Scuba Certification Course

Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They're what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. It is designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver Course. This 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. It will build on what you've learned and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun scuba diving.

Aaron's Dive Shop, a PADI Five Star Instructor Development Center has been training new and experienced divers from around the world for over 42 years! Our experienced, professional staff of instructors and Divemasters have over 100 years of combined teaching experience.

 

Advanced Open Water FAQ's

The Advanced Open Water manual is very comprehensive, you must complete the knowledge development sections at the end of the chapters to go over with your instructor before each day of diving.

Out of the five chapters you must read there are two that are required for your Advanced Open Water certification, 

Deep diving

Underwater Navigation

The other three chapters are up to the discretion of you and your instructor.

There are some restrictions like;

Ice diving

Cavern diving

Dry suit diving

Diver propulsion vehicle diving

Altitude diving

The course takes three boat charters to complete, at least one of these charters has to be a morning deep dive.  Each charter is two dives, the first five dives of your advanced will be adventure dives for your certification and the last is a fun dive!