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PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course

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Course Overview

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver builds on the knowledge aquired during the Open Water course. It teaches student divers more advanced knowledge and skills through five theme dives. Two of them are compulsory (Deep and Navigation) and three are elective (Boat, Drift and Peak Performance Buoyancy - see the list of specialty courses list).


Minimum age of 10.
Open Water Diver certified.

Details of the course

The Advanced Open Water Diver course covers:

  • Deep diving theory
  • UW navigation theory
  • Boat diving procedures
  • Drift diving procedures
  • Buoyancy skills

Course duration and number of dives

The Advanced Open Water Diver course is a 2 day course and 5 dives are required.

Course Price

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Additional costs

Recreational Rental equipment if needed. set p/day.
Purchase of spool, SMB and wriste slate.
Candidates can choose to run this program from our Luxurious Yachts involving additional costs.

Equipment requirement

The Advanced Open Water Diver course has no specific equipment requirement more than your standard recreational dive gear. We do however require that all divers carry a spool, SMB and wriste slate.

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