Course Overview: After your three dives, you'll be
more experienced, feel more comfortable in the water and simply enjoy diving more because you better
understand the underwater environment. The dives for the Adventure Diver certification can be done in
one day at the lake. All three dives may be counted toward the
Advanced Open Water Diver certification and as the
first dive of the corresponding
To become an Adventure Diver, you must be at least 10 years old and certified as an Open Water
Diver or have an equivalent rating. "Equivalency" is defined as proof of an entry-level scuba
certification with a minimum of four open water training dives.
Course Activities: You will do a total of 3 dives
under the supervision of an instructor. You get to choose the 3 dives that you want to do. You will
read the appropriate chapter in the Adventures in Diving Manual (included in course price) and complete
the knowledge review located at the end of the chapter for each dive that you perform. You will get to
use your new knowledge on each dive you perform under the supervision of an instructor. This certification
includes three Adventure Dives from the following list (listed are dives we conduct and not all dives are
available at all dive sites):
Adventure Dives available to divers 10 years old and older:
Adventure Dives available to divers 12 years old and older:
Adventure Dives available to divers 15 years old and older:
Forms Required: Students need to complete the three (3) forms:
Statement of Understanding, and
prior to entering the water.
- Classroom: There is one classroom session. The classroom session
will cover the chapters for each of the specialties in the Adventures in Diving Manual, review your knowledge
review answers and prepare you for each of the open water dives. Not all dives are available
at all locations. This portion of the course covered by
PADI eLearning course.
- Independent Study: Read the chapters for each of the specialties in
the Adventures in Diving Manual and complete the knowledge reviews located at the end of each chapter.
You will need to turn in the knowledge reviews prior to certification or provide a copy of an Adventure
Log signed by an appropriate instructor if you have already completed a dive in connection with your Adventure Diver
certification. This portion of the course covered by
PADI eLearning course.
- Open Water Dives: The 3 open water dives are done at an area lake/scuba park
or on a dive trip. Not all dives are available at all locations.
Adventures in Diving Manual, Adventures in Diving DVD, Surface Signaling Device, and Whistle
(included in price). Recommended: Nav-Finder
Price of Course:
||eLearning price includes
Classroom Session, Certification Card, picture for certification card and 3 dives under the supervision of an
instructor. Recommended: Nav-Finder ($30.00)
||Price includes the Adventures in Diving Manual,
Adventures in Diving DVD, Surface Signaling Device, Whistle, data carrier slate, classroom session, certification card,
picture for certification card and 3 dives under the supervision of an instructor. Recommended: Nav-Finder
||Price does NOT
include air fills, park entry fees, or rental equipment. If you have completed a dive in connection with your Adventure Diver
certification provide us with a copy of the Adventure Log book page signed by your instructor evidencing that you have turned
in the knowledge review and completed the dive and we will subtract $25 from
the cost of the specialty. Not all dives are available at all locations.
Deposit: $75.00 - Cost of
Length of Course: If you have read each of the chapters in the Adventures
in Diving Manual, completed the knowledge reviews prior to coming to class then the classroom will last less than 1 hour
depending upon class size.
Class Dates: This specialty course is offered on any lake weekend or any
dive trip. See our calendar for our next lake weekend or up coming dive trip.
Coral Reef Conservation,
Dry Suit Diver,
Enriched Air (Nitrox),
Peak Performance Buoyancy,
UW Digital Photo,
UW Search & Recovery,
How To Sign-Up:
Call us at (972) 467-8314 or you can
sign-up online for the course.
You can come by and pick up the materials or we can have them delivered to your home or office.
Type of Classes: We offer the following types of classes:
(1) Group Class [scheduled classes with 4 students up to 8],
(2) Make Your Own Group [for 4 to 8 students that want to take the class together],
(3) Semi-Private [maximum of two students],
(4) Private [one person private].