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PADI Adv. Open Water Diver

Looking to take your scuba diving to the next level? Enrol today for Shellharbour Scuba Centre’s PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course.

Increase your scuba diving knowledge with a minimum of five (5) speciality dives. All Adventure Dives are conducted under the supervision of one of our qualified instructors and are logged. Only two specialities – Deep Diver and Underwater Navigator – are compulsory. Otherwise, pick your own path with three (3) other speciality options that suit you!

Have you been on an Adventure Dive before? Don’t forget to let us know, as prior scuba diving training may reward you with credit toward a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver qualification.

As a Deep Diver, you will be able to scuba dive with confidence at depths of 40 metres (130 feet)! This Adventure Dive will familiarise you with specialised deep diving equipment; deep diving planning, buddy contact and buoyancy control; managing your gas supply, dealing with gas narcosis and safety considerations.

Just finished your Open Water Diver course but at a loss as to how your instructor knew where to go? Wonder no more with Shellharbour Scuba Centre’s Underwater Navigator Adventure Dive. Fine tune your observational skills and learn how to accurately read your compass underwater. This highly rewarding course will enable you to estimate distance underwater; practice compass navigation while making at least five (5) turns; mark or relocate a submerged object or position from the surface; make an underwater map.

The choice is yours with PADI Advanced Open Water Diver courses conducted at least once a month. The team at Shellharbour Scuba Centre are ready and waiting to assist you on your scuba diving journey – explore more by contacting us or seeing us in-store today!

Prerequsite(s): Be a PADI Adventure Diver/Open Water Diver; At least twelve (12) years old.