PADI Advanced Open Water


Further your dive education:

Congratulations on obtaining your Open Water Certification. Now that you have dealt with the most challenging sections of early dive education you are now ready to focus on what you like and tailor the way you would like to dive in the future. The Advanced Open Water Course (AOW) consists of 5 Adventure dives from a selection of subjects available to you. Each Country you visit will be able to offer you different and more readily available subject depending on conditions you would be subjected to. Luckily for you Australia can offer a whole range of subjects, and conditions in Byron Bay allow for a very high number of subjects. As soon as you know you are ready to start your AOW contact us and book in.


Cost and Prerequisites:


Costs $550


You must be certified as a PADI Open Water Diver or have a qualifying certification from another training organisation.


Duration & Schedule:

• 3 days minimum.• Course involves 5 ocean dives.• These dives may be accumulated over any period of time.• Courses commence daily.


Course Structure:

• The two core dives are the Deep Dive and Navigation Dive.• The elective dive examples are, Boat Dive, Underwater Naturalist Dive, Peak Performance Buoyancy and Drift Dive plus many more.• We recommend no more than 2 dives per day.• Each dive requires you to complete a knowledge review. This theory aspect is done in the student's own time.


Diving Medical:

• A medical is not required for Advanced Certification. You must advise us of any medical condition when booking.• Students are required to complete a medical history checklist.


Glamping and Scuba Diving Cairns.
Glamping and Scuba Diving Cairns.