Advanced Open Water consists of 5 open water dives designed to increase your skill level and enjoyment of diving. A Navigation dive and a Deep dive are required diving. The most common choices are peak performance buoyancy, drysuit (additional fees for drysuit) Night diving, and underwater naturalist and of course boat diving when available.
This represents the next step in your diving education, introducing you to skills like Night Diving, Drysuit Diving, Deep Diving, Underwater Naturalist, Navigation, and many more.
Please download the Medical Waiver and answer the Divers Medical Questionnaire before checking out.
If you answer yes to any of the questions, take the waiver to your physician and get cleared for diving before submitting payment.
Students are responsible for their own gear and crewpack, please add the Advanced Open Water manual also.
Don’t have your own gear? Our package deal includes the Advanced Open Water tuition as well as any rental equipment needed to complete the course.
*Student Must Currently Hold an Open Water Certification!
SIGN UP IN THE FIRST 30 DAYS AFTER COMPLETING YOUR OPEN WATER CERTIFICATION AND RECEIVE $50 OFF YOUR ADVANCED COURSE!
Please check the calendar. Give us a call at the shop (206) 842-1980 if the calendar is not showing the class, and we’ll try and get one scheduled!
September 28 & 29, October 26 & 27, November 23 & 24
This program is designed for the Open Water Diver to achieve their Advanced Open Water or a Specialty Rating in a more flexible way.
We recommend renting a 7mm Farmer John pants paired with a 7mm jacket for local diving.
The integrated weight system includes all weight needed for your dive, such as a weight belt, loose lead for BC, and ankle weights.