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Consider taking the next step toward enhancing your enjoyment of scuba diving. The PADI Advanced Open Water course is designed to expose you to several new water activities, increase buddy awareness, challenge you, and provide you with a feeling of comfort and self confidence.


Some of our goals include; helping to make you feel more comfortable underwater, introduce you to some new and exciting special interest areas, and increase your diving knowledge. We are confident that you will enjoy the experience and be a better diver... as a result of this course.



  • You will need to be a certified PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another organization).
  • You must be at least 15 years old (12 for PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver).
  • If you have not been diving for a while then we recommend that you take a quick PADI Scuba Review in the pool to refresh your diving skills and knowledge.

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver is made up of 5 Adventures Dives. With 2 compulsory, Deep Dive and Underwater Navigation Dive, plus 3 of your choices from following adventures dive.

  • Boat Dive (Techniques and protocol)
  • Deep Dive (Allows you to visit wrecks and other sites previously inaccessible) Compulsory
  • Drift Dive (Drift with the current the boat follows you)
  • Multilevel Dive (Learn to use the wheel to extend your bottom time)
  • Night Dive (See different creatures by torch light and navigate at night)
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy (Develop the buoyancy skills) Highly recommended
  • Search and Recovery (Search patterns theory and practice)
  • Underwater Naturalist (Learn about the aquatic ecosystem)
  • Underwater Navigation (Natural and compass navigation, square, triangle and straight patterns)
    Compulsory
  • Underwater Photography (Have a visual record of your dive)
  • Wreck Dive (Techniques and adventure)

After your five dives, you'll be more experienced, feel more comfortable in the water and simply enjoy diving more because you better understand the underwater environment.

At Ocean Xplorer, all of our scuba diving certification courses include all the certification and instruction fees, and also the use of cylinders, weights and weight belt, buoyancy control device and regulators on all dives.

  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Certificate of Recognition
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification Card
  • Original PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Crew-Pak (required training materials) that includes:
    • Adventures in Diving Manual in full color and self-paced designed
    • PADI Adventures in Diving Data Carrier slate
    • Diver's Logbook
    • Water-resistant carrying bag
    • Transparent PADI Decal (sticker)
  • 5 open water training dives

In addition we teach all of our diver level courses in small groups to ensure that you receive the attention that you deserve. All our courses are taught according to PADI Standards.

The course takes 2 days. One day completing 2 dives and a second day completing 3 dives.

Need More Details?

Have a question? Interested in the courses/ programs?

Call us today at +60 12 2031989 or drop us an e-mail now at our contact page.

It is even better if you stop by our shop so that we can explain to you face-to-face!

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