OPEN WATER DIVER
This globally recognized certification program is the best way to begin your life long adventure as a certified diver.
Personalized training is combined with in-water practice sessions to ensure you have the skills and experience required to become truly comfortable underwater. In general, an Open Water Diver course consists of 3 parts: Academics, Pool Training and Open Water sessions.
The SSI Training materials online are designed so that you can learn the academics at your own pace when it is convenient for you. You can complete the academics online when you sign up for SSI's Online Training program, and then attend review sessions at Phoenix Scuba.
For your pool training you will learn all the skills to make you a competent and safe Open Water Diver.
Open Water Sessions
You will complete at least 4 open water dives and have the chance to experience everything you learned in the pool hands-on. After successfully completion of your open water training dives you will become a Certified Diver. The SSI Open Water Diver certification is recognized worldwide so your diving experiences are limitless!
The fun doesn't need to stop there! With just a little more training, you can go even further- imagine diving underwater shipwrecks, with sharks, or becoming a underwater photographer! Check out all of the exciting Specialty Programs you can get involved in. It's your chance to move to the next level in your diving adventures. Phoenix Scuba staff will be a reliable accompanying you on your way!
Our Open Water Diver Certification course with PHOENIX SCUBA is $279.00
Personal gear package $169.00 (mask, fins, snorkel & boots) or rental for $75.00 during training We have a on-site heated indoor pool!!
First academics review & pool and on a subsequent weekend the 6 certification dives over 2 days at Lake Pleasant to finish the certification (We give you 2 extra dives so you feel more confident when you graduate) GO TO OUR CALENDAR PAGE and choose the class date to works for you and "click" on it to sign up and pay. Then follow the direction below to start the digital course. YES It is that easy!!
Email us firstname.lastname@example.org After hours You can text us 602-725-5460
Included in Our Open Water Course & Certification Dives:
- Includes digital homework. Help us safe the planet/trees by reading your book digitally before class
- Includes Tank & weight rentals
- Includes Rental of BCD jacket, Regulator, and wetsuit
- Includes 6 Lake Pleasant Certification dives over 2 days with a Certified Instructor ( more practice to be a more comfortable diver)
- Includes Classroom & Pool sessions with a Certified Scuba Instructor
Fantastic Value. We invite you to be a informed consumer…find out whats included in the price no matter what dive shop you choose.
Everything you need at no additional cost. All you need to bring is a swimsuit and towel
We include all the rental gear you need for both the pool and the lake certification dives.
Also we have 12 Scuba Instructors and 4 Divemasters that can spend additional practice time with you in the pool to make scuba more comfortable for you. As our student there is no additional charge for the extra personalized help.
Just Class & Pool with us? $279.00 and then you can do your Open Water certification dives on your vacation. The cost includes digital academics & pool sessions and ALL rental gear. Includes referral paperwork to finish your certification dives on your vacation.
If you prefer a private certification, we can schedule private pool sessions and open water certification for $550.00.
If you've always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wonderful world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. The Open Water Diver course is the world's most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.What You Learn
The Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
- Knowledge Development to understand basic principles of scuba diving,
- Confined Water (POOL) Dives to learn basic scuba skills (We call it an Aquatic Simulator)
- Open Water Dives at the lake to review your skills and explore!
If you've participated in a Intro to Scuba Diving experience or resort course in the last 12 months, the skills you learned may be credited towards a portion of the full Open Water Diver course certification.Prerequisites
To enroll in the Open Diver course or Junior Open Water Diver course, you must be:
Contact PHOENIX SCUBA to personalize the best study option for you!
Open Water Diver materials cover what you need to know about basic scuba diving skills, terminology and safety procedures. For each concept you'll read a description and watch a video demonstration. Then you'll jump in the pool to practice these skills with your instructor.REFUND POLICY: Please understand that when you start class by either receiving your materials online academics there is no refund of tuition after that point. Please be sure you are willing to make this commitment before you pay for class.