Before you start you will need a PADI Open Water Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organization) and to be minimum of 15 (12 for PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver).
This certification includes five Adventure Dives, including the Deep Adventure Dive, the Underwater Navigator Adventure Dive and three of the following: Altitude Diver, Boat Diver, Drift Diver, Deep Diver, Dry Suit Diver, Diver Propulsion Vehicle, Multilevel Diver, Night Diver, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search and Recovery Diver, Underwater Naturalist, Underwater Videographer and many more.
- Recommended Course Hours: 15
- Minimum Open Water Training: five dives over two days.
PADI Advanced Open Water Divers at least 15 years of age can enroll in PADI Wreck or Deep Diver Specialty courses and continue on to the PADI Rescue Diver or Junior Rescue Diver course.PADI Adventure Dives can also credit towards the corresponding PADI Specialty Diver certifications.