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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       
15 Apr 2022 AOW122 Advanced Openwater Diver 17 Apr 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW122)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 15 Apr 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 15 Apr 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 16 Apr 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 16 Apr 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 17 Apr 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 17 Apr 2022
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 May 2022 AOW222 Advanced Openwater Diver 15 May 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW222)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 13 May 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 13 May 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 14 May 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 14 May 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 15 May 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 15 May 2022
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

03 Jun 2022 AOW322 Advanced Openwater Diver 05 Jun 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW322)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 03 Jun 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 03 Jun 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 04 Jun 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 04 Jun 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 05 Jun 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 05 Jun 2022
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

08 Jul 2022 AOW422 Advanced Openwater Diver 10 Jul 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW422)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 08 Jul 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 08 Jul 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 09 Jul 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 09 Jul 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 10 Jul 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 10 Jul 2022
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

05 Aug 2022 AOW522 Advanced Openwater Diver 07 Aug 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW522)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 05 Aug 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 05 Aug 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 06 Aug 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 06 Aug 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 07 Aug 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 07 Aug 2022
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

02 Sep 2022 AOW622 Advanced Openwater Diver 04 Sep 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW622)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 02 Sep 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 02 Sep 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 03 Sep 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 03 Sep 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 04 Sep 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 04 Sep 2022
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 Oct 2022 AOW722 Advanced Openwater Diver 09 Oct 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW722)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 07 Oct 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 07 Oct 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 08 Oct 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 08 Oct 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 09 Oct 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 09 Oct 2022
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

18 Nov 2022 AOW822 Advanced Openwater Diver 20 Nov 2022 CA$ 299.99

Advanced Openwater Diver
(AOW822)

Classroom Lecture
Fri 18 Nov 2022
05:00 PM
02 00
Torpedo Rays Dartmouth
Night Dive
Fri 18 Nov 2022
07:00 PM
04 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Navigation
Sat 19 Nov 2022
10:00 AM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Search & Recovery
Sat 19 Nov 2022
12:00 PM
02 00
Open Water Dive Site Tbd
Deep
Sun 20 Nov 2022
12:30 PM
90
Lunnenburg Ocean Adventures
Boat
Sun 20 Nov 2022
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

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