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2905 Banksville Rd
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15216
Phone: (412) 531-5577
Fax: (412) 531-1960

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Tuesday - Friday: 11am to 7pm
Saturday: 10am to 5pm

May through December
Closed Sundays
Monday - Friday: 11am to 7pm
Saturday: 10am to 5pm

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PADI Advanced Open Water Course

The PADI Advanced Open Water course is a highly recommended way for everyone to gain experience and try several new and exciting dives! You will have an opportunity to learn Boat diving, Night Diving, Underwater Naturalist skills, AWARE Fish ID, Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and Deep diving.

  • 5 specialty dives (Advanced Open Water)
  • Includes a Drysuit Pool Session
  • Includes Adventure and Advanced Open Water Certification Cards
  • Emphasis on learning during actual open water dives
  • Each dive credited toward corresponding specialty diver program
  • Develops skills in and introduces you to deep diving, underwater navigation, and three other specialties you and your instructor choose

The Advanced Open Water Course online builds on what you have learned in the Open Water Course and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun underwater!

You’ll complete sections covering these seven Adventure Dives

  • Boat Diver
  • Deep Diver
  • Night Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Underwater Naturalist
  • Underwater Navigation
  • Wreck Diver

Course Requirements

  • 13 Years or older
  • Have a PADI Open Water Certification (or have a qualifying certification from another agency)