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LEARN TO SCUBA The world's most popular scuba diving course

The PADI Open Water Diver course with DIVING ENTERPRISES

If you've always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wonderous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world's most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle. PADI certifies more Scuba Divers than all other agencies combined.  PADI really is "The Way The World Learns To Dive"

There are three parts to getting certified:

  1. Register for the pool (what you are doing now)
  2. Complete the online eLearning (at home, when you are ready to start)
  3. Do your training dives (locally or anywhere in the world)

 

What You Learn

The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

  • Knowledge Development (online or home study) to understand basic principles of scuba diving,
  • Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills,
  • Open Water Dives to review your skills and explore!

If you've participated in a Discover Scuba Diving experience or resort course, the skills you learned may be credited towards a portion of the full PADI Open Water Diver course certification.


Prerequisites

To enroll in our PADI Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must be at least 12 years old, in reasonable health, and willing to have fun.


The Fun Part

The fun part about this course is...well, just about all of it because learning to dive is incredible. You breathe underwater for the first time (something you'll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a certified diver. During the course, you'll make at least five pool dives and four dives at local dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.  You can do more than one pool dive and more than one Open Water dive each day.  Typically it only takes two weekends to finish the course.  They don'e even have to be consecutive.  With Diving Enterprises you can pick your Open Water Training Dives from any of our scheduled sessions.  Find the date and location that serves you best.


The Scuba Gear You Use

In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear. Use of the dedicated Scuba equipment you need is included in your course fees.  What you wear will be chosen by one of our staff to ensure your comfort throughout the course.


The Learning Materials You Need For Knowledge Development

PADI offers a variety of home study materials for the Open Water Diver course.  Online eLearning, tablet-based learning, and traditional book learning.  Your choice and no extra charge! 

Contact DIVING ENTERPRISES to personalize the best study option for you.

PADI's Open Water Diver materials cover what you need to know about basic scuba diving skills, terminology and safety procedures. For each concept you'll read a description and watch a video demonstration. Then you'll jump in the pool (or pool-like environment) to practice these skills with your instructor.

With the PADI online eLearning you'll have access to all your training materials for the rest of your life, from anywhere in the world.  No book to carry with you and keep dry.  Just log-in and review.

The Training Dives

Once done with the Knowledge Development and Pool Sessions you will complete your certification with four Open Water training dives.  Up to three dives can be done in one day so it can be completed in one weekend.  You can also split the training dives over different weekends.    Just click HERE to see when dives are available.  If you don't see a good time for you, just check back as we add dives often.

Signing Up For Class

It's easy to sign up, you just need to make some decisions.

  • Pick your class dates from the list below and click on the shopping cart.   Of use the link below to register and pick your date later.
  • Check your schedule for free time
    • Pool Schedule:
      • 6PM to 9PM Friday at the store..
      • 10AM to 6PM Saturdy and Sunday at the pool.  
      • These are the usual maximum times for each day. 
  • Choose to register for just yourself or a group.
  • Follow the instructions to complete your registration.

Need More Information on how to register for yourself or others?  Click on this button 

How do I Register For Class?

After registering, when you are ready to start the online portion pay the balance of the class fee and you will get an access code to the eLearning portion.
 

Class price is $250.00

Place your $250.00 deposit to hold your space. 

Includes

  • PADI Course materials (online, tablet, or book, you pick)
  • Pool sessions & fees
  • Free use of rental SCUBA equipment (including wetsuit for pool sessions)
  • Certification dives (if done with us)
  • Certification Card
  • Plus a lot more

Place your $250.00 deposit to hold your space.

Your spot is reserved for you for the class you chose.  Class size is very limited. Your deposit is non-refundable unless we can replace you in the course.

Want to see when you can do the Open Water Training Dives?   Just click HERE to see when dives are available.

You can also get the online portion directly from PADI

Not sure which dates work best but want to register?  Just click here to register without picking  a date

  Start Date Course Course Type Location End Date Places Available   Price    
10 Jul 2020 POOL 07/10/2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 12 Jul 2020 0 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Fri 10 Jul 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd
Pool Sessions Day 1
Sat 11 Jul 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Pool Sessions Day 2
Sun 12 Jul 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Instructor(s): Mike French,

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31 Jul 2020 POOL 07/31/2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 02 Aug 2020 0 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Fri 31 Jul 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd
Pool Sessions Day 1
Sat 01 Aug 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Pool Sessions Day 2
Sun 02 Aug 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Instructor(s): Kamran Razvan,

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21 Aug 2020 POOL 08/21/2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 23 Aug 2020 2 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Fri 21 Aug 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd
Pool Sessions Day 1
Sat 22 Aug 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Pool Sessions Day 2
Sun 23 Aug 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Instructor(s): James Tuite,

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11 Sep 2020 POOL 09/11/2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 13 Sep 2020 5 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Fri 11 Sep 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd
Pool Sessions Day 1
Sat 12 Sep 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Pool Sessions Day 2
Sun 13 Sep 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Instructor(s): Mark A. Rutherford,

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25 Sep 2020 POOL 09/25/2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 27 Sep 2020 1 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Fri 25 Sep 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd
Pool Sessions Day 1
Sat 26 Sep 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Pool Sessions Day 2
Sun 27 Sep 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Instructor(s): James Tuite,

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09 Oct 2020 POOL 10/09/2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 11 Oct 2020 4 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Fri 09 Oct 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd
Pool Sessions Day 1
Sat 10 Oct 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Pool Sessions Day 2
Sun 11 Oct 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot

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23 Oct 2020 POOL 10/23/2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 25 Oct 2020 5 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Fri 23 Oct 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd
Pool Sessions Day 1
Sat 24 Oct 2020
10:00 AM
Lancerlot
Pool Sessions Day 2
Sun 25 Oct 2020
06:00 PM
Lancerlot

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31 Dec 2020 .Premium.POOL 2020 Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course Diving Enterprises, Ltd, Lancerlot 31 Dec 2020 24 US$ 250.00

Begin Your Open Water Scuba Course

Confined Water 1
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Confined Water 2
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Confined Water 3
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Confined Water 4
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Confined Water 5
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
10 Minute Float/Tread
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
200 Yard Swim
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Snorkeling Skills
Thu 31 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Lancerlot
Orientation & Intro To Scua Gear
Thu 31 Dec 2020
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Diving Enterprises, Ltd

You have registerd for a scuba pool session. Do not forget to let us know once you are ready for the class. All class sizes are limited so choose soon.

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