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 Florida Keys 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: $620
Complete your knowledge development portion online using PADI’s interactive presentations, videos and readings by paying PADI a non-refundable fee of $200 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 Florida Keys Dive Center, you will learn and practice skills with us in the pool before completing your four open water check-out dives. We also include 2 bonus certifcation with our Open Water Course. After completion you will be certified as a PADI AWARE Diver and an AWARE Shark Conservation Diver. These courses will increase your knowledge of the underwater realm and how to best protect it!
Time: 2 Days
Includes: Everything! All gear rental, pool session, 4 dives, and certification card
Open Water Diver Referral: $400
Have you already completed your classroom and pool sessions with your local dive shop? If so, let Florida Keys Dive Center finish your certification. Complete your 4 check out dives in the calm clear waters of the Florida Keys.
We also include 2 bonus certifcation with our Open Water Course. After completion you will be certified as a PADI AWARE Diver and an AWARE Shark Conservation Diver. These courses will increase your knowledge of the underwater realm and how to best protect it!
Time: 2 Half Days (2boat dives per day)
Includes: All rental gear, 4 dives and certification card