The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification is obtained after completion of 5 adventure dives (2 core dives and 3 elective dives).

This certification allows the diver to dive with another suitably qualified diver to depths of 40 metres, but Deep Diver training is recommended for dives deeper than 30 metrtes.

The 2 core dives are Deep and Navigation, whilst the 3 elective dives can be taken from the complete list of adventure dives.


course outline

5 Adventure dives (2 core and 3 elective).


entry requirements

Certified PADI Open Water/Junior Open Water Diver or equivalent.






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