Open Water Scuba Diver is our entry level scuba certification course during which you will learn the fundamental knowledge and skills to safely scuba dive in open water. When you complete your class you and your buddy will be free to explore and discover the many wonders of the underwater world…and, you will have earned a Scuba Diver certification.
All you need to begin the SCUBA Diver course is the ability to swim and the desire to learn to dive.
Minimum Age: 12 (Jr Scuba Scuba Diver – Age 10)
What You Learn
The first part of the class is the online independent study section, or e-Learning. You will be provided an e-Learning access code when you sign up for the class. You can study at your own pace and take all of the exams in the comfort of your own home through the eLearning website. Instructors will be available for consultation through the website, email, by phone or you can drop by the shop.
The second portion of the class allows you to learn and practice the skills introduced in the independent study portion of the course in a swimming pool under the guidance of an instructor.
The class concludes with several open-ocean scuba dives with an instructor. Upon successfully completing the dives you will be certified as an Open Water Scuba Diver.
Certifications Available Include:
- SSI (Group or Private Instruction)
- NAUI (Group or Private Instruction)
- SDI (Private Instruction Only)
- NASE (Group or Private Instruction)
- PADI (Private Instruction Only)
The Fun Part
The fun part about this course is . . . well, just about all of it because learning to dive is incredible. You breathe underwater for the first time (something you’ll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a certified diver.