PADI Advanced Open Water

Pre-requisites: Open Water Diver, Min age 12 for Junior AOW
Pricing: £375 fully inclusive of all materials, cert card (pic) and equipment, excludes lake or boat fee’s.
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The biggest benefit to you completing these courses is that you will gain a wider knowledge base for your diving and be able to improve on the skills you gained from you Open Water Diver course.

It is any 5 dives with 2 compulsory dives (Navigation & Deep) and any 3 other elective dives, you must be: PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization) and minimum age 15 years old (12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver). If you have already completed the Adventure diver program you only have 2 dives remaining to complete. Within all these 5 dives you need to have completed deep and navigation.

Our PADI Advanced Open Water Dives allows you to move up your experience level of real adventure. increase your depth limit to between 18-30 metres (21 metres for Junior’s) and begin to e
njoy the many experiences as an adventure diver. Any of the dives completed on the advanced open water diver course count towards the 1st dive of any specialty activity dives you then take. Completing this course takes you one step nearer to becoming a Master Scuba Diver, the ultimate certification in recreational diving for non professionals.
The Advent
ure Diver course can be completed in as little as one day. The Advanced Open Water Course will be over 2-3 day’s. advanced open water student crew pack

padi-cdc-dive-centreThere are five dives in total for Advanced Open Water with 2 required dives, the navigation dive and the deep dive (Max 30m). Three other dives are of your choice and can be: AWARE-fish identification, boat diving, diver propulsion vehicle, drift diving, enriched air diving, dry suit diving, multilevel and computer diving, night diving, peak performance buoyancy, search and recovery, underwater naturalist, photography, videography, side-mount, and wreck diving. These dives can be viewed on our Specialty Dives Page.


If you are completing a dry-suit elective dive it will first be necessary to attend a pool session to become familiar with the dry-suit before progressing into open water. You will get free use of all diving equipment for the course.
The advanced open water crew-pack is included in the course price and contains, advanced open water manual, DVD, Surface Marker Buoy, Advanced diving training log sheets, underwater planning slate, dry/clear Zipper holder for your materials, sticker etc…

Adventure Diver (3 dives).
Advanced Open Water Diver (5 dives).
Upgrade from Adventure diver to Advanced diver  (2 dives).
Any additional Adventure dives you wish to take are £85 per dive.

advanced-open-water-padi-crewpackOn completion of your course you will receive your PIC Certification card (included in course price above).
The only Extras are local lake entry fee’s, usually £10.00 locally – £17.00.

If your dives involve boat excursions minimum £25 for the boat fees, paid on the day to the skipper.
We also offer great reductions in fees when completing dives in the Red Sea or on our organized dive holidays.

I have this qualification, what’s next? Specialty diver
Or even consider Rescue Diver.

Required forms to download, print and return to Dive Machine for this course
Booking Form
Dr’s Medical Form (only required when a “YES” answer is on student medical statement)
Continuing Education Administrative Form