Advanced Open Water Diver

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course with Academy of Scuba

The Next Step…

Looking for the next step? Continue your diving in Melbourne and increase your confidence with the PADI Advanced Open Water Course! And no, you don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course.

This is a great way to get more dives logged while continuing to learn under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. This course builds on what you’ve learned and develops new skills by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun scuba diving.


Exploration.

you will understand how to effectively navigate underwater using a compass and natural navigation techniques, as well as fine-tuning your buoyancy. Dive deeper to 30 meters

Excitement.

You will have one of the best weekends of your life scuba diving and expanding on the skills you already have.

Experiences.

Experience dive sites in a whole new light when diving at night, and immerse yourself in history by diving some of the incredible wrecks that lie around the waters of Melbourne. 
I Want To Become An Advanced Diver Today!


COST AND DURATION

2 Days | $499

  • Private Courses are available. Please enquire for further details and pricing.

    IMPORTANT NOTES

  • 12 years of age and above.
  • PADI Open Water certified (or Junior OW), or equivalent.
  • Signed Liability Release and Statement of Safe Diving Practices.
  • Medical Declaration form and Recreational Dive Medical if necessary (For a list of diving doctors please go to www.spums.org.au.)
  • We highly recommend that you have access to a car for the duration of your course as Academy of Scuba does not offer transportation services currently.

ABOUT THE COURSE

   You will learn...

  • Night Dive – shore dive.
  • Deep Dive – boat dive.
  • Wreck Dive – boat dive.
  • Theory – online eLearning or course manual.
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive – shore dive.
  • Underwater Navigation Dive – shore dive.

EQUIPMENT REQUIRED

  • For your Advanced Open Water course, we ask that you have your own snorkeling equipment and a knife, torch and slate, so that you are able to relax and get the most from your training. We highly recommend that all our students also carry a reel and DSMB.
  • Academy of Scuba offers value packages for this equipment, with items available in a wide range of styles and price ranges.

  • To get the maximum benefit from this course, we recommend investing in your own regulators, BCD and computer. Please call the shop or have a look on our online store for options. Equipment hire is available at the standard rates.




What are you waiting for?

Book your Advanced Open Water Diver today

WHY LEARN WITH US?

2 BOAT DIVES INCLUDED

4 STUDENT TO 1 DIVE PROFESSIONAL RATIO

WE ORGANISE REUNION DIVES AND WILL KEEP YOU DIVING

YOU WILL MAKE LIFELONG FRIENDS

WE CAN BACK OURSELVES UP – JUST READ OUR FEEDBACK

JUST COMPLETED OUR ADVANCED OPEN WATER COURSE WITH ACADEMY OF SCUBA WITH UNFORGETTABLE DIVES ON THE HMAS CANBERRA WRECK AND BOARFISH REEF. OUR INSTRUCTOR JEREMY WAS AMAZING AND REALLY GOT THE BEST OUT OF ALL OF US WHILE BEING FRIENDLY, ATTENTIVE AND SUPPORTIVE THROUGHOUT THE COURSE. THANKS TO THE WHOLE TEAM AT AOS, NOT ONLY FOR THE COURSE BUT FOR THE INCLUSIVE SCUBA COMMUNITY YOU HAVE CREATED! 5 STARS! 👌

THOMAS ROLLINSON

Upcoming Dives

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Start Date
End Date
Availability

PADI Advanced Open Water - 30th/31th July 2022 ( $499 | 2 Days )

  • eLearning - Must be completed prior to course commencement - AOS will send you your PADI eLearning pass upon booking
  • Theory Review & Knowledge Development Session - Sat 30th July 10am - Academy of Scuba
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy - - Sat 30th July 12pm - Rye Pier
  • Underwater Navigation - - Sat 30th July 3pm - Rye Pier
  • Night Dive - - Sat 30th July 8pm - Blairgowrie or Rye Pier
  • Deep Dive - - Sun 31th July timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier
  • Wreck Dive - - Sun 31th July timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier

Please read course prerequisites before booking on and ensure you understand the terms and conditions of booking. Times and schedule subject to change.

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PADI Advanced Open Water - 27th/28th August 2022 ( $499 | 2 Days )

  • eLearning - Must be completed prior to course commencement - AOS will send you your PADI eLearning pass upon booking
  • Theory Review & Knowledge Development Session - Sat 27th August 10am - Academy of Scuba
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy - - Sat 27th August 12pm - Rye Pier
  • Underwater Navigation - - Sat 27th August 3pm - Rye Pier
  • Night Dive - - Sat 27th August 8pm - Blairgowrie or Rye Pier
  • Deep Dive - - Sun 28th August timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier
  • Wreck Dive - - Sun 28th August timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier

Please read course prerequisites before booking on and ensure you understand the terms and conditions of booking. Times and schedule subject to change.

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PADI Advanced Open Water - 24th/25th September 2022 ( $499 | 2 Days )

  • eLearning - Must be completed prior to course commencement - AOS will send you your PADI eLearning pass upon booking
  • Theory Review & Knowledge Development Session - Sat 24th September 10am - Academy of Scuba
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy - - Sat 24th September 12pm - Rye Pier
  • Underwater Navigation - - Sat 24th September 3pm - Rye Pier
  • Night Dive - - Sat 24th September 8pm - Blairgowrie or Rye Pier
  • Deep Dive - - Sun 25th September timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier
  • Wreck Dive - - Sun 25th September timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier

Please read course prerequisites before booking on and ensure you understand the terms and conditions of booking. Times and schedule subject to change.

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PADI Advanced Open Water - 29th/30th October 2022 ( $499 | 2 Days )

  • eLearning - Must be completed prior to course commencement - AOS will send you your PADI eLearning pass upon booking
  • Theory Review & Knowledge Development Session - Sat 29th October 10am - Academy of Scuba
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy - - Sat 29th October 12pm - Rye Pier
  • Underwater Navigation - - Sat 29th October 3pm - Rye Pier
  • Night Dive - - Sat 29th October 8pm - Blairgowrie or Rye Pier
  • Deep Dive - - Sun 30th October timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier
  • Wreck Dive - - Sun 30th October timing tbc - Depart from Portsea Pier

Please read course prerequisites before booking on and ensure you understand the terms and conditions of booking. Times and schedule subject to change.

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