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.
The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
To enroll in the PADI Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must be:
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 the best east coast dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.
In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear including a dive computer, and standard accessories. The equipment you wear will be chosen by your TORPEDO RAYS Instructor to ensure your comfort throughout the course.
Recently PADI has enhanced this program by offering the learning material in an Elearning environment via the internet, or on via a Tablet. Let us know your prefrence!
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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 to practice these skills with your instructor.
We can also offer Referral Courses to any student that wants to do their dives in warmer water. All you have to do is sign up, complete your eLearning, complete the pool work, and we will give you the paperwork required to finish your course with any other PADI dive shop... World Wide. LEARN MORE HERE
Want to have some 1-on-1 time, learn with group of friends, learn to dive as a family, or have any other special needs? TORPEDO RAYS can accomidate you. Check out our Private and Semi Private Course Options. LEARN MORE HERE
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.