ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER: 
THE NEXT STEP

PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER

The PADI 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 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.

 

Upon completion of this course you will be certified to dive down to a recommended depth of 100ft (60ft for Juniors). 

 

 

 

COURSE DETAILS

The knowledge development component is completed via the PADI Adventures in Diving eLearning program. You work at home at your own pace with this convenient, interactive study program. Out of the 5 required adventure dives, 2 are mandatory: the Deep and Underwater Navigation Adventure dives. The other 3 dives are elective that you can choose with the guidance of your instructor: Boat Diving, Digital Underwater Imaging, Drift Diving, Fish Identification, Night Diving (when available), Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search & Recovery Diving, Underwater Naturalist & Wreck Diving (when available).

 

Advanced Open Water in the Florida Freshwater Springs

This option is for students who would like to do their class in the local freshwater springs. This is the most economical & convenient way to do your class. This price includes the entrance fees for the dive days

Advanced Open Water during your store sponsored dive trip

Are you booked to come dive with First Coast Divers on a Dive Trip and interested in furthering your education? 

This AOW class can be added on!  Since you’re already diving why not get the credit!  

Course Tuition: 

Tuition includes all instruction by one of our PADI Certified Instructors, access to the PADI Adventures in Diving eLearning program & certification card upon completion of the course. Use of rental gear (regulator, BCD, dive computer & wetsuit) is not included but is available at standard rental rates. 

ENRICHED AIR NITROX ADD-ON

  • Diving with enriched air nitrox lets you safely extend your no-stop limits beyond the no-stop limits for regular air.

  • More dive time.

  • Feel less fatigued when diving with enriched air.

  • Applied toward Master Scuba Diver certification.

  • Receive a $25 discount on the tuition of the Enriched Air Nitrox course.

  • LEARN MORE ABOUT ENRICHED AIR NITROX

Select the class that is best fit for you!

AOW/SPRINGS ONLY:

$399+ Tax

AOW/DIVE TRIP: 

$329+ Tax + STORE SPONSORED DIVE TRIP*

AOW/SPRINGS w/ EANx:

$598+ Tax

AOW/DIVE TRIP w/ EANx:

$528+ Tax + STORE SPONSORED DIVE TRIP*

*Prices vary depending on dive trip

DIVE LONGER WITH
ENRICHED AIR NITROX
 

PADI ENRICHED AIR NITROX DIVER

Welcome to one of PADI’s most popular specialties – the PADI Enriched Air Diver course. Diving with enriched air nitrox lets you safely extend your no stop time beyond the no-decompression limits for air.

 

Whether you’re into underwater photography or wreck diving, on vacation in a tropical paradise or just out for a leisurely day of diving at your local dive site, the PADI Enriched Air Diver course helps you get more out of diving by giving you more time underwater.

 

 

COURSE DETAILS:

Doing this class is extremely easy. All Knowledge Development is completed via the PADI Enriched Air Diver eLearning course. You can work at home & at your own pace with this convenient & interactive study tool. After you have completed your eLearner course, simply attend our convenient in-store Enriched Air training session. Then we will provide the hands-on training to complete your certification. We will also help instruct you on how to properly adjust your dive computer to safely dive with enriched air.

 

Even though this is a classroom only speciality class, it still counts as a full speciality class toward the goal of achieving the highly coveted Master SCUBA Diver certification.

 

*Please note: Pre-registration is very important! This allows you to have plenty of time to complete the homework in the Enriched Air Diving manual.

 

OPTIONS & ADD-ONS:

Enriched Air Nitrox Speciality: Diving with enriched air nitrox lets you safely extend your no-stop limits beyond the no- stop limits for regular air. MORE BOTTOM TIME! Another benefit is that divers feel less fatigued when diving enriched air. This is a simple class to do and it will also count as a PADI full specialty class to be applied toward your eventual Master Scuba Diver certification. Furthermore, if you do the Enriched Air Nitrox class in conjunction with the Advanced Open Water Diver course you will receive a $25 discount on the tuition of the Enriched Air Nitrox course.

 

PREREQUISITES:

  • Must be at least 12 years old.

  • Must be a PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another organization)

 

 

Course Tuition: $224+ Tax