PADI Advanced Open Water

PADI Advanced Open Water

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver class fine tunes your dive skills and allows you to explore some of diving’s top adventures. The Advanced Open Water Diver program offers you a structured program where you gain additional experience and skills under the direct guidance of a PADI professional.

Salem Scuba’s, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver program has something for everyone age 12 or older. This in-water, performance based program includes a total of five dives. Elective dive choices include: Altitude Diver, Boat Diver, Drift Diver, Deep Diver, Dry Suit Diver, Multilevel Diver, Night Diver, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search and Recovery Diver, Underwater Naturalist, Underwater Photographer, Underwater Navigator, PADI AWARE Fish ID and Wreck Diver.

After successfully completing the course, you’ll receive a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification. This allows you to participate in more advanced diving activities with a maximum recommended depth limit of 100 feet, in addition to the qualifications listed for PADI Open Water Divers.

What does this program offer you? Confidence! New experiences! New skills! Lots of diving and adventures! So, take your diving to new limits! Visit Salem Scuba for more information and register for the Advanced Open Water Diver class today.


  • Advanced Open Water Course Book, or eLearning Materials
  • Review and collection of your Knowledge Reviews and Scuba Tune Up

Advanced Open Water Certification Dives:

  • Two core / required dives: Underwater Navigation and Deep Dive
  • Three elective dives, that are often: Night Diver, Boat and Wreck Diving

PADI Advanced Open Water Cost: $500


  • Class manual or eLearning course
  • Certification fees


  • Rental gear
  • Hoodsport weekend (Yellow House) lodging
  • Meals