Open Water Certification
If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. When you learn to dive with Islamorada Dive Center, you not only learn from experienced and dedicated instructors, you learn to scuba dive in one of the most beautiful locations in the United States!
To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course (or Junior Open Water Diver course), you must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.
So why wait to make your dream of breathing underwater and exploring the underwater world come true? Contact us today or sign up for PADI eLearning and get started today!
Open Water Certification Learning Options
PADI eLearning Open Water: $350
Complete your knowledge development portion online using PADI’s interactive presentations, videos and readings by paying PADI a non-refundable fee of $170 Learn the material and complete the knowledge review quizzes at your own pace for up to a year prior to your vacation. Once you arrive at Islamorada Dive Center, you will learn and practice skills with us in the pool before completing your four open water check-out dives.
Time: 2 Days
Includes: Everything! All gear rental, pool session, 4 dives, and certification card
Full Open Water Certification with Islamorada Dive Center: $550
Begin your underwater journey with Islamorada Dive Center from start to finish. Your PADI certified instructor will spend a full day with you in our comfortable classroom teaching an introduction to scuba diving and scuba equipment. The following two days are spent learning your skills in the ON-SITE resort pool and completing all 4 of your open water check out dives.
Time: 3 Days
Include: Everything! All gear rental, pool session, 4 dives, and certification card
Open Water Diver Referral: $275
Have you already completed your classroom and pool sessions with your local dive shop? If so, let Islamorada Dive Center finish your certification. Complete your 4 check out dives in the calm clear waters of the Florida Keys.
Time: 2 Half Days (2boat dives per day)
Includes: All rental gear, 4 dives and certification card