Advanced Diver

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Unrestricted if 15 years or older, some restrictions apply if under the age of 15, Certified (Junior) Open Water Diver,

"good divers never stop learning"


The Advanced Diver course is designed as a Diver 101 survey course of the available specialties (e.g. Deep, Navigation, Photo, Video, Intro to Tech, etc.) covering all the skills and subjects, so that by the end you will feel comfortable to conduct dives of a similar nature.

Motivations for Advanced Diver Course

  • By earning the Advanced Diver certification you will have increased abilities and comfort in the water and be ready for the next step in your dive education
  • You will be recognized and given deference when diving on dive charters.

Number of Dives and Course Duration

  • 4 Two hour classroom sessions
  • 1 Three hour pool session
  • 4 dives over a 2 day quarry weekend

Qualification for Recognition

  • Complete all class and pool sessions
  • Complete openwater skills to instructor’s satisfaction

The following are some of topics that may be covered or introduced during this course:

  • Altitude
  • Boat
  • Drift
  • Multilevel
  • Peak Buoyancy
  • Deep
  • Search & Recovery
  • Wreck
  • Full Face Mask
  • DPV
  • Sidemount
  • Hunter
  • Ice
  • Cavern/Cave
  • Technical
  • Navigation
  • Night
  • Fish ID
  • UW Naturalist
  • UW Photography
  • UW Videography

Winter Class: Classes will meet at 401 Northland Blvd 6:30-9pm on Wednesday, August 15th, 22nd, 29th, and September 5th. One pool session will be held on Sunday, September 9th 12:30pm-5pm. Certification Dives will be held at Gilboa Quarry Saturday, September 15th and Sunday, September 16th.

Store Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 11-6; Friday 11-5; Sat 10-4; Closed Sunday, Monday and Major Holidays

Complete the form below and a qualified staff member will contact you directly to discuss your experience and enroll you in our available class schedule.