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PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

  • Course information ▾

    Prerequisites
    Certified as PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver
    10 years old for AWARE Fish ID Adventure Dive, Digital Underwater Photography Adventure Dive and Peak Performance Buoyancy Adventure Dive
    12 years old for the other options that we provide

    Course Duration
    2 days

    Course Structure
    To be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, you have to complete five PADI Adveture Dives. Two of which are compulsory- PADI Deep Adventure Dive and PADI Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive. You have the option to choose the other three from the following list to make up a total of five adventures. You also have to complete the Knowledge Review in the manual for each of the adventure.

    AWARE Fish Identification Adventure Dive
    Boat Adventure Dive
    Deep Adventure Dive
    Digital Underwater Photography Adventure Dive
    Diver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV) Adventure Dive
    Drift Adventure Dive
    Enriched Air (Nitrox) Adventure Dive
    Night Adventure Dive
    Peak Performance Buoyancy Adventure Dive
    Search and Recovery Adventure Dive
    Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive
    Wreck Adventure Dive

    What’s next:
    Each of the adventure dive can be credited towards the correspondent PADI Specialty Course. For example, PADI Deep Diver Specialty requires four dives. If you have done the PADI Deep Adventure Dive (maximum depth 30 meters), you can go on and complete the PADI Deep Diver Specialty (maximum depth 40 meters) with only three additional dives.
    PADI Rescue DIver

  • Options and Prices ▾
    • Silver
    • 14,500 ฿
    • 2 days boat diving, up to 6 dives
    • Breakfast, lunch and refreshment will be served on the boat
    • Full scuba diving equipment
    • Maximum 3 participants per instructor
    • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Digital Manual and certification fees
    • Gold
    • 15,400 ฿
    • 2 days boat diving, up to 6 dives
    • Breakfast, lunch and refreshment will be served on the boat
    • Full scuba diving equipment
    • Maximum 2 participants per instructor
    • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Digital Manual and certification fees
    • iDivecenter Advanced Gold Gift Set
    • Platinum
    • 21,800 ฿
    • 2 days boat diving, up to 6 dives
    • Breakfast, lunch and refreshment will be served on the boat
    • Full scuba diving equipment
    • Maximum 2 participants per instructor
    • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Digital Manual and certification fees
    • iDivecenter Advanced Platinum Gift Set
    • Complimentary PADI Enriched Air Diver (Nitrox) Specialty
    • iDive Club Memebrship

    Private Charter Boat Diving

    If you would like to enjoy your course with your friends and family onboard a chartered boat, we are more than happy to arrange that for you. We can offer multiple choices of speedboats and yachts.

    Your Boat Your Schedule

    If you’d like to do the course from your own boat or simply want to fun dive, our instructor will jump onboard with you along with our equipment if needed. Talk to us and we will arrange an unforgettable experience for you.

  • FAQ ▾

    When can I start my PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course?
    As soon as you have completed your PADI Open Water Diver course.

    I’m a certified Scuba Diver and would like an upgrade to Open Water Diver?
    No Problem. All you need to do is to participate in the last two days of the Open Water Diver course and bring 4 passport photos.

    How will I get to iDivecenter?
    We are located in Phuket Boat Lagoon by the quay, about 15-20 min drive from the airport and Patong.

    What material do I need for my course?
    You will be able to download the required material as soon as you sign up for the course and getting the confirmation email from us.

    What do I need to bring with me?
    A passport photo, swim suit, towel, sun screen and scuba gear if you already own it.

    How long does the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course take?
    Depending on the option you go for, usually minimum of 2 days.

    How many open water training dives are included in my course?
    5 dives.

    How deep will I dive during my course?
    Maximum 30 meters / 100 feet.

    How can I make a booking?
    Just click on the contact us button below the option you wish to choose.

    What does the course price include?
    As described under each packages.