Learning to Dive is Easier than you Think!


The PADI Open Water Diver Class is the first step to your next adventure. As a PADI Open Water Diver, you can explore local lakes, dive the coasts, or expand your horizons visiting tropical locations. Your PADI Open Water Certification is a life time certification opening up a whole new world.

Step 1: Hit the “books”

Start your diving adventure by choosing the training materials that fit your learning style. The most popular choice is the PADI Open Water Diver Class Digital formats – these interactive course materials are easy to use and can be completed on most PC, MAC, iOS, or Android devices. Work at your own pace in the comfort of your home using your own device.

Step 2: Schedule your pool dives

Now, the fun begins! The pool dives are where you put the things you learned in your digital class into action. With your PADI Instructor, you will practice the skills needed to become a PADI Open Water Certified Diver.  From the first breath underwater, you will be amazed and wonder what took so long to sign up.

Weekends to fast for you? Need a little more time? Have to work on weekends? Let us work a custom schedule out for you. Contact us to work out the details for private coursework.

Step 3: Get your “C” Card

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After completing your “class and pool” sessions it is time to head to a lake or ocean to complete your open water dives.

The Open Waters dives are a series of four dives done over two days. During these dives, you demonstrate to your instructor you mastery of the skills that you learned in the pool and knowledge development. These dives are offered year round with Adventure Scuba – during the summer months at local dive sites or during winter at a warm springs in Utah.

Already planning to complete your Open Water dives on a trip? No problem! PADI instructors and dive shops are found around the world. We will help you connect with a PADI Dive Center at your planned destination. We can also assist you in planning and booking a trip if you want to let us do the leg work.

Classes include: A Student Kit with physical Divers Log Book and Dive Planning Table, and the use of life support equipment you need to start your diving adventure. Why wait? Sign up for PADI Open Water Diver eLearning today.

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