PADI Advanced Open Water Course

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Expand your diving skills and knowledge by completing five adventure dives in paradise to become a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver. Experience new adventures with a PADI Instructor by your side. Fine-tune your buoyancy skills, build confidence in your navigation abilities, and try new activities like wreck diving or night diving, learn about our marine environment, and much much more! Work conveniently online to complete your course theory in advance using the popular PADI e-learning system. An Advanced Open Water Diver certification also opens the door to dive sites deeper than 18m/60ft.

Phase One: Independent Study (e-Learning)
Phase One: Independent Study (e-Learning)

Advanced Open Water Diver eLearning includes interactive lessons on 13 popular specialty dives: altitude, boat, digital underwater imaging, drift, dry suit, fish ID, night, buoyancy, search and recovery, underwater naturalist and wreck diving.

You'll study deep and navigation diving plus three specialties of your choosing.

eLearning time commitment: 6-8 hours

Phase Two: With Your Instructor
Phase Two: With Your Instructor

The course includes five dives: a deep dive below 18m/60f, a navigation dive, and three specialty dives. Gain experience, build confidence and discover your diving abilities.

Depth: The maximum depth depends on your age, but maximum depth is up to 30 metres/100 feet


We typically run our PADI Advanced Open Water Course over 2.5 days. You will be sent your e-Learning for independent study to be completed prior to the start of your course. The first day you will join your instructor for 2 morning dives and the second day will be 2 morning dives followed by 1 afternoon dive which completes the course requirements.

Our Advance Open Water course includes Deep, Underwater Navigation, Drift, Wreck, and Underwater Naturalist. If you have specific requests please reach out to us for additional options.


Tour info

15 hours
Group Size
Up to 6
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Meeting Point

Dive Grenada

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Why take this tour?

Dive deeper into blue planet exploration with advanced dive skills and specialty scuba certifications. Whether you want to expand your dive knowledge or experience a new scuba specialty, our courses will prepare you for underwater adventure. The Advanced Open Water Diver course gives you more experience diving under the supervision of an instructor. You’ll learn new skills, meet new people and of course go diving!

You’ll also increase you allowable depth level from 18 meters / 60 feet to 30 meters / 100 feet! This will open up new dive sites to you and ultimately lead to more underwater adventures!

This course is also a great way to sample the other different specialties on offer to see what interests you.


  • E-Learning

  • Instructor

  • Light Refreshments

  • 5 Open Water Specialty Dives

  • Equipment

  • Tanks

  • Weights

Frequently asked questions

Students must complete five Adventure Dives including Deep and Underwater Navigation. Complete the five Knowledge Reviews for the completed Adventure Dives and complete Thinking Like a Diver Knowledge Development section.
During the PADI Open Water Diver Course you learn the critical skills needed for scuba diving during your Knowledge Development, confined water dives and open water dives. During your PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course, you will complete 5 Adventure Dives which focuses on a particular activity or skill.
No, the Advanced Open Water Course is not mandatory, however, it will build your skills and confidence level underwater. It’s also a fun and exciting experience!
First of all, you should expect to have a lot of fun while completing your Advanced Open Water Course, and expect to become a more skilled and more confident diver.
Well, for each Adventure Dive, you will be required to complete a theory portion – this can be done at home via PADI eLearning or in a classroom setting. You’ll also need to complete some basic knowledge reviews to ensure you have a sound knowledge of the theory behind each dive. The Advanced Open Water course is made up of five adventure dives. The Deep Adventure Dive and the Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive are compulsory and will give you some essential skills to become a more competent diver. You also get to choose another three Adventure Dives to help build your skill set.

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Age Limit

Minimum age 12 years

Minimum age 12 years


Must have Open Water Diver certification

Must have Open Water Diver certification

Cancellation Policy

This payment is non-refundable within 14 days of the first scheduled day of diving/PADI Training with Dive Grenada.

This payment is non-refundable within 14 days of the first scheduled day of diving/PADI Training with Dive Grenada.

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