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ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER Exploration, Excitement, Experiences.

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course with TORPEDO RAYS

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 belt while 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:

  • Underwater navigation
  • Deeper water diving (typically anywhere from 18-30 metres/ 60-100 feet)
  • Search and Recovery
  • Night Diving
  • Boat Diving (on the HMCS Saguney in Lunnenburg)

 

Prerequisites

To take this course, you must be:

  • A PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • 15 years old (12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)
  • Competed PADI Medical Questionaire


What You Learn

The knowledge and skills you get in the 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 PlannerTM (eRDPTM)
  • And much, much more, depending on the Adventure Dives you choose


The Scuba Gear You Use

  • Full Scuba Kit with Compass and Dive Computer(Rented or Owned)
  • Dive Knife
  • Underwater Flash Light
  • Dive Slate

 

The Learning Materials You Need

PADI's Adventures in Diving Manual.  You'll use it as a guidebook to improve your diving skills and prepare for new experiences and adventures.

 

Your Next Adventure

After you've tried a specialty in the Advanced Open Water Diver course, you'll probably want to take the Specialty Course and learn more : Taste the fun and adventure

IMPORTANT: 
All course date changes must be done prior to 7 days before the course. Any changes done within the week preceding the course, or not showing up to a course, will incur a $100 re-scheduling fee.

  Course Type       
19 Apr 2019 AOW 0119 21 Apr 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0119)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 19 Apr 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 19 Apr 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 20 Apr 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 20 Apr 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 21 Apr 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 21 Apr 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes

17 May 2019 AOW 0219 19 May 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0219)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 17 May 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 17 May 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 18 May 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 18 May 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 19 May 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 19 May 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes

07 Jun 2019 AOW 0319 09 Jun 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0319)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 07 Jun 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 07 Jun 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 08 Jun 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 08 Jun 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 09 Jun 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 09 Jun 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes

12 Jul 2019 AOW 0419 14 Jul 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0419)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 12 Jul 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 12 Jul 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 13 Jul 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 13 Jul 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 14 Jul 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 14 Jul 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes

09 Aug 2019 AOW 0519 11 Aug 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0519)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 09 Aug 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 09 Aug 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 10 Aug 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 10 Aug 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 11 Aug 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 11 Aug 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes

13 Sep 2019 AOW 0619 15 Sep 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0619)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 13 Sep 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 13 Sep 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 14 Sep 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 14 Sep 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 15 Sep 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 15 Sep 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes

11 Oct 2019 AOW 0719 13 Oct 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0719)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 11 Oct 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 11 Oct 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 12 Oct 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 12 Oct 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 13 Oct 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 13 Oct 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes

15 Nov 2019 AOW 0819 17 Nov 2019 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW 0819)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 15 Nov 2019
06:00 PM
60
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 15 Nov 2019
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 16 Nov 2019
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 16 Nov 2019
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 17 Nov 2019
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 17 Nov 2019
03:00 PM
90
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
:

$230 Transferable, Non-Refundable Deposit Due at Booking $100 Rescheduling Fee for Missed Courses or Last Minute Changes