An Overview from Beginner to Pro Level

*For classes offered at H2O Dive Center, refer to course list.*

All classes are non refundable and are paid for in full at the time of reservation. Please make sure you do not have any medical conditions that would prevent you from taking the class prior to booking the class. Failure to show up for your class will result in forfeiture of your class.

Scuba Diver

The PADI Scuba Diver course is a subset of the PADI Open Water Diver course. If you’re short on time however without a doubt prefer to become a diver, the PADI Scuba Diver rating would possibly be just right for you, especially if you anticipate to go scuba diving with a professional dive guide at all times stabilized at the maximum depth of 40 feet.. In the case of a student failing to complete certain exercises efficiently in the PADI open water Diver course or was not able to complete the course due to time delay this path is an intermediate step for an Open Water Diver certification, if that’s your ultimate goal.

(must be at least 10 years of age)

Open Water Diver

Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver ​course​ – the world’s most famous ​and ​broadly recognized​ scuba course! If you’ve ​constantly​ ​desired ​to take scuba diving lessons, ​trip ​unparalleled ​adventure and​ see the world ​beneath​ the waves, this is ​where​ it starts.

You do ​not​ have to have any ​preceding trip ​SCUBA diving for this class. You ​need to​ ​only​ be ​at ease​ being in the water and ​recognize​ how to swim. Upon completion, you will have the capability​ to dive to a ​maximum​ of 60 ft without a professional but with a dive buddy.
(must be at least 10 years of age)

Advanced Open Water Diver

The PADI Advanced ​route ​helps ​build​ ​confidence​ and ​increase​ your scuba ​abilities​ ​thru exclusive​ Adventure Dives. An Adventure Dive concentrates on a ​particular​ ​recreation​ or ​skill inside ​the realm of scuba.

You don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed to ​boost​ your diving, so you can ​begin right​ after ​earning​ your PADI Open Water Diver certification.

While you’re doing your AOW dives, you’ll be accompanied ​by using ​a PADI Professional. They are there to ​answer ​questions and ​help​ you fine-tune your ​approach ​and ​study​ new skills. After being certified the student will be able to reach a maximum depth of 100 feet with a dive buddy of the same level or of a buddy more advanced.

(must be at least 12 years of age)

Rescue Open Water Diver

page1image17336576Scuba divers describe the PADI Rescue Diver ​course​ as the most challenging, ​yet​ most ​lucrative direction​ they’ve ever taken. Why? Because you ​learn​ to ​stop ​and ​control​ ​problems​ in the water, and ​come to be​ ​more​ ​assured ​in your ​skills​ as a diver, ​understanding ​that you can ​assist ​others if needed. During the course, you ​study​ to ​become​ a ​better​ ​buddy​ ​through​ ​working towards​ ​hassle fixing abilities​ ​till ​they ​grow to be​ ​2nd ​nature. Plus, the ​direction​ is ​simply fun​– it’s serious, ​but nevertheless​ ​permits​ for ​lots​ of laughter in between the ​centered ​learning. This course changes the life of a diver.

(must be at least 12 years of age)

Dive Master

Take the PADI/SNSI Divemaster ​course​ and do what you love to do as a career. Scuba divers appear​ up to divemasters ​due to the fact ​they are leaders who mentor and ​inspire ​others.

The PADI Divemaster ​direction​ is your first ​degree​ of ​expert ​training. Working ​intently​ with a PADI Instructor, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills, like perfecting the ​undemanding​ hover, and refine your rescue ​abilities​ so you ​expect​ and ​effortlessly​ ​resolve frequent ​problems. You’ll ​gain the first level of dive knowledge, ​management​ and supervision ​skills​, as well as being able to conduct dives assisting instructors. With this qualifications you ​emerge as ​a ​role​ ​model ​to divers everywhere. ​(must be at least 18 years of age)

* For specialty diving refer to the instructors at H2O Dive Center*