PADI Courses - Why PADI?
The letters PADI stand for Professional Association of Diving Instructors. Established in 1966, PADI is the largest scuba training organization in the world.
While big is not always best, PADI is big because they are the best. In particular, the instructors are well trained and their adherence to standards is closely monitored by the PADI quality assurance organization. And the PADI teaching materials are the best in the business.
PADI - THE WAY THE WORLD LEARNS TO DIVE!
Open Water Certification Course (OWD)
This course is your passport to the world of scuba diving. Our PADI certification is accepted world wide. This is the first certification level and can serve as a step-up to many types of exciting and adventurous types of diving. Your class consists of several sessions and spans over 3-4 days. Entire course is held onboard are specious luxury dive boat, so you wonít be stuck in the classroom. You will dive every day.
Advanced Open Water Course (AOWD)
Whether you have just been certified, or have logged lots of dives, this course will teach you new skills, improve old ones and build confidence and awareness in scuba diving. The two required dives, navigation and deep dive will build your knowledge and enthusiasm to a new level. Then, we will help you choose three location-appropriate elective dives to complete your training into the Advanced Certification level.
Rescue Diver Course
The Rescue Diver course emphasizes a strong development of accident prevention and rescue management skills. Learn how to make diving more safe and enjoyable for yourself and others. Also, learn how to foresee and prevent potential dive related accidents. Then, you will learn how to put these newly developed skills into practice by managing a dive accident scene, and performing rescue scenarios.
Take the plunge into a program that teaches you the mastery of diving skill, knowledge, professionalism and training. Youíll begin with the extensive knowledge development series that culminates with five exams. Afterward, your professional dive training leads you through a series of teaching and learning experience programs. Itís a challenging road, but the rewards are innumerable.
Discover Scuba Diving (Intro Course)
DIVE TODAY! This is the most fantastic way for those with NO EXPERIENCE to try out the wonderful world of scuba diving. When you discover scuba diving, you discover excitement and adventure, freedom and serenity. Nothing compares to the "weightless" exhilaration of breathing underwater. Only a diver knows the feeling! Discover Scuba is a 1 day class! You'll be diving in less than 1 hour!
If it's been a while since you've been diving, anywhere from 6 months to a year, you would probably benefit from a quick refresher in the pool or in the confined water like of-shore location where you'll get a chance to practice a few skills as well as have a discussion with an instructor who can answer any questions you may have. It's all just to make sure you've still got what it takes to be a safe and confident diver.