INTRODUCTION TO SCUBA:
The PADI Discover Scuba Diving course is an introduction to scuba and requires approximately 2 1/2 hours to complete. The student begins knowledge development where they will view a video and learn about basic dive theory and equipment. Next they enter into shallow water to learn and practice basic dive skills. Once comfortable with the skills, they will continue on with their instructor to complete a beach dive over a shallow coral area. It is a very fun and exciting course.
OPEN WATER DIVER CERTIFICATION:
The Open Water Diver Certification course requires a minimum of 4 days to complete. The time spent with the instructor per day is approximately 4 -5 hours. The course includes dive theory, shallow water skills practice and open water diving. Each day the course will be divided into classroom time where the student will learn about dive theory and equipment and water time where the student will learn and practice the required dive skills. On the last two days of the water portion, four open water Scuba Dives will be completed.
ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER CERTIFICATION:
The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course requires a minimum of 2 days to complete and consists of five dives. Two are required dives (Deep & Navigation) and three are elective dives such as Drift, Boat, Multilevel, Naturalist, Night, etc.