PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course is one of the most enjoyable courses of further education. You can join this course as soon as you finish the Open Water course. It is a 5 dive program. The choice is yours;
Deep and Navigation diving is compulsory and you can determine the other 3 dives according to your wishes with your instructor. These:
and similar dives.
In the theoretical part of the course, you should have read the sections of the PADI Advanced training book about the dives you will do.
It is a course that improves the ability to prevent problems under water and in the diving environment, and provides special skills that will be required in a dive accident. Rescue Diver Course: It can be divided into academic and practical trainings. It can be completed with an intensive program of 4-5 days.
Who can attend?
Anyone with an Advanced Open Water Diver and EFR certificate, 25 registered dives and at least 15 years old can participate. Students who do not have a valid EFR certificate must complete the EFR course before the Rescue Course ends.
This course consists of basic skills such as first aid, cardiac massage and artificial respiration, and theoretical and practical lessons. To participate in PADI Rescue and Dive Master courses, you must have successfully completed the EFR First Aid course in the last 24 months.
Complete three Adventure Dives (underwater photography, fish identification, etc.) and earn the Adventure Diver certification, a subgroup of the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course.
The Adventure Diver course is a subset of the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course. Have you always wanted to try digital underwater photography, fish identification or dry suit diving? There’s a long list of scuba adventures you can take part in during this program. Complete three Adventure Dives and you earn the Adventure Diver certification. It’s a great opportunity to work with your instructor to build your scuba skills and gain more confidence. Get a taste of what you like and enjoy scuba diving more than ever.
Get credit! Each Adventure Dive may credit toward the first dive of the corresponding PADI Specialty Diver Course. If you’ve already taken a specialty diver course, ask your instructor if you’ve earned credit for an Adventure Dive.
PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers who are at least 14 years old and want to take the next step should enroll in an Adventure Diver course. Young divers may only participate in certain Adventures Dives – check with your PADI Instructor.
You can choose what you’re most interested in learning. Need to work on your buoyancy skills? Try the Peak Performance Buoyancy Adventure Dive. Want to know what you’re looking at down there? Try the AWARE - Fish Identification or Underwater Naturalist Adventure Dives. You’ll plan your path with your instructor, go over what you need to know and dive in quickly.
Beyond using basic scuba equipment, you’ll learn to use specialized gear depending on the Adventure Dives you choose. For example you will need a dry suit for the Dry Suit Adventure Dive or a sidemount configuration for the Sidemount Adventure Dive. Your PADI Instructor will explain the equipment that you need and may suggest additional gear, such as a dive light for night diving or a lift bag
If you do not plan to step into professionalism in scuba diving, you should aim for the highest level of Master Scuba Diver (MSD) you can reach. As the Master Scuba Diver badge holder, you will become a member of the most highly respected elite group of divers in the world. This badge will be an indicator of the advanced training you have received as well as the experience you have gained from your dives. The rate of divers who are entitled to receive this certificate in the world is less than 2 percent. When you show your MSD badge, people will quickly realize and be impressed that you have dived in a considerable number of different diving environments and that you have very interesting diving stories to tell.
12 great years old (14 years and older in Turkey) every diver should aim at MSD level!
The Master Scuba Diver journey begins with obtaining the PADI Open Water Diver certification, followed by the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and PADI Rescue Diver certificates. In addition, you must have 5 PADI Specialist certificates and have made at least 50 registered dives. When these conditions are met, you can get your Master Scuba Diver license by directly applying to PADI or Nautilus Diving Center. You do not need to take a separate course for the MSD level.
You can call us now to discuss how you can start your Master Scuba Diver journey.
You do not need to take a separate course to reach the Master Scuba Diver level. After taking the above-mentioned basic PADI courses and 5 of your expertise, all you have to do is let us know.