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Advanced Open Water Certification 

Faithful Scuba - South FL - Advanced Open Water Certification

Explore the Deep Blue

The Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about advancing your skills. You'll practice navigation and buoyancy, try deep diving and make three specialty dives of your choosing (it's like a specialty sampler platter). 

The course can be done over 2 or 3 days, with up to 3 dives being completed in one day. Usually this will consist of 2 dives during the day and a night dive if you choose the night dive as one of your options.

Of the five training dives you must complete, the Deep Dive and Underwater Navigation Dive are both mandatory.

Faithful Scuba - South FL - Advanced Open Water Certification

Take This Course If You Want to:

Gain more diving experience

Practice navigation

Sample different types of diving

Learn How to:

Explore below 60 ft.

Improve your buoyancy

Use a compass

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Specilties Offered:

Boat Diving, Deep Diving, Navigation, Night & Limited Visibility, Perfect Buoyancy, Search & RecoveryWaves, Tides & Currents (Drift), Wreck Diving, Advanced Wreck Diving, Nitrox, DPV, Self-Reliant Diver.

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Faithful Scuba - South FL - Advanced Open Water Certification


Are you craving deeper more adventurous scuba diving? The Advanced Open Water Diver class is a fantastic way to further your scuba diving skills and learn new ones! The class consists of five scuba dives in total. We aim to build on the knowledge and scuba skills that you already have while learning new ones on fun and exciting scuba dives.

Faithful Scuba - South FL - Advanced Open Water Certification


What’s really awesome about the Advanced course is that you can choose the dives you want to do! A Deep Dive and a Navigation Dive are required. After that, you have the option to choose Fish ID, Drift Dive, Underwater Photography, Dive Propulsion Vehicle, Wreck Dive, and more! We have lots of amazing dive sites of different types locally.

 This class takes place over two or three days, depending on your schedule and conditions. Along with the dives you will complete a knowledge review for every dive that we do. 

Faithful Scuba - South FL - Advanced Open Water Certification


The Advanced scuba course is one of the most fun and exciting scuba classes for any diver. Not only that, the Advanced scuba certification will allow you to dive in more challenging and remote locations across the world. Many resorts and liveaboards prefer or require divers to have at least an Advanced scuba certification, as it implies a certain level of skill and knowledge. We want to help you get there!

Must have Open Water Diver certification or equivalent. Ages 12+.

Requirements for Advance Water Training:

1. You must be 12 years old and students under 18 must have signed parental consent.
2. Must have 
Open Water Diver certification or equivalent.

3. Good overall health is required. You may need a Dr’s approval under certain circumstances. Click here to view the medical form.

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