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PADI Open Water Video

Who should take this course?

If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course.

To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course (or Junior Open Water Diver course), you must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.

What will you learn?

The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

  • Knowledge Development ( online, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
  • Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
  • Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore!

You may be able to  get college credit for the Open Water Diver course.

Short on time? The  PADI Scuba Diver course might be right for you.

How can you start learning now?

Contact DWF (201) 66-SCUBA and let him know that you’d like to signed up the the PADI Open Water Diver course!

Once we pick a schedule and location for your training I’ll get you a copy (either electronic or physical) of the Open Water Diver manual and watch the Open Water Diving Video (a book and DVD package).  eLearning options are also available.

What scuba gear will you use?

In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear, including a mask, snorkel, fins, regulator, buoyancy control device and a tank. The equipment you wear varies, depending upon whether you’re diving in tropical, temperate or cold water.

Students come to class with their mask, snorkel, fins, boots, and weight belt.  Everything else is provided by the shop.

How Long Will It Take

Class consists of 5 Classroom and Confined Water Sessions, and 4 Open Water dives, typically over a Saturday and Sunday.

Sign Up Today

I teach this course privately at a location and schedule that works for you!

Contact Dive With Frank directly and let me know that you’d like to sign up for the  PADI Open Water Diver Course.