Advanced Open Water Diver Course


Quick Info



  • Mask
  • Snorkel
  • Fins
  • Regulator
  • Buoyancy control device
  • Tank

Course Specific:

  • Underwater compass


  • 12+ years old
  • PADI Open Water Diver
  • PADI Adventure Diver

Course Details


The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course can be completed in as little as 2 days. This course consists of 2 Core Dives (Deep and Underwater Navigation) and 3 Elective Dives such as underwater photography, night or wreck dive. By completing 5 Adventure Dives, you gain more knowledge of such diving activities, as well as more experience while diving under the supervision of a PADI Dive Instructor.


Exploration, Excitement, Experiences


They’re what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course. The Advanced Open Water Diver course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so you can become more comfortable in the water. This is a great way to get more dives under your beltwhile continuing to learn under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.

This course builds on what you’ve learned and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun scuba diving.

You’ll hone your skills by completing five adventure dives that introduce you to:


The Fun Part: Your Choice


One reason you’ll love the Advanced Open Water Diver course is that you and your instructor choose from 15 types of Adventure Dives to complete your course. You can try your hand at digital underwater photography, wreck diving, diving with underwater scooters, peak performance buoyancy and much more.


What will you learn?


The knowledge and skills you get in the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course vary with your interest and the adventures you have, but include:

  • Practical aspects of deep diving
  • Physiological effects of deeper scuba diving.
  • More ways to use your underwater compass
  • How to navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time
  • How to better use your dive computer and electronic Recreational Dive Planner™ (eRDP™)
  • And much, much more, depending on the Adventure Dives you choose

You may be able to get college credit for PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course.

Start the Advanced Open Water Diver Course Online

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is part of PADI eLearning. The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course Online gets you started right now with the background information you need for the seven of the most popular Adventure Dives (though you and your instructor can still choose any of the Adventure Dives.)

The PAYPAL link below is for the deposit booking only not the whole course 


The Advanced open water course if you do everything at the shop is PHP 20,000.00 Per person, that is everything gear, boats, classroom.

You have two choices for the traditional PADI Advanced Open Water course.

  1. Paper book you have to carry around
  2. PADI now has an e-book you can use this online only and have for life in

your PADI library, I can send you the code to open this book, which includes the dive table and RDP (electronic versions) after we receive a deposit. (You have to be connected to the Internet for this version to work)


If you do the eLearning through PADI and everything else at the shop it will be PHP 16,000.00 php per person plus you pay PADI USD 210.


Here is the link:


You will have to pay PADI USD 210 for the online classroom. 

It is much better than doing the classroom at the shop. 

But either way I we will happy to assist you.  There are advantages to doing the online classroom:

  1. You can be finished much faster and enjoy diving more.
  2. You can take it in your native language



Depending on which three adventure dives you pick, you may also try out underwater photography equipment , DPVs (underwater scooters), a dive light, a dry suit, lift bags, a dive flag/float or other specialty gear.

The Learning Materials You Need

PADI’s Adventures in Diving Manual and DVD provide information on more than 16 types of specialty diving. You’ll use them as a guidebook to improve your diving skills and prepare for new experiences and adventures.

Curious about night diving? Flip to the night diving chapter. Once you’ve previewed the skills, your instructor will guide you on your first night diving adventure. Having trouble with underwater navigation? Review the underwater navigation section then sign up for the Navgation Adventure Dive with your PADI Instructor.