Advanced Open Water Diver

Extend your Scuba Diving Experience and Skills

DIVELINE PADI Advanced Open Water

Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They're what the DIVELINE PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don't have to be “advanced” to take it – it's designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course. Improve your skills to Scuba Dive in Melbourne.

The DIVLELINE PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course gives you the perfect opportunity to gain additional diving experience and confidence under the watchful eye of one of our experienced instructors. This is a great way to enhance your skills and learn some new ones. Successful completion allows you to dive to 30 metres.


Prerequisites

Certified as an Open Water Diver

  • A PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organisation)
  • Minimum 15 years old (12 for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver)
  • Diver medical check highly recommended. Required if 45 and over years of age, or if you answer yes to any question on your signed medical disclaimer. For registered doctors see the list at SPUMS.
  • Your own mask, snorkel, boots and fins (available to students at discounted prices).


Course Details

PADI Advanced Open Water Course consists of 5 adventure dives usually run over one weekend with a maximum of four participants per instructor. Your adventures include the mandatory Deep and Navigation dives with Peak Performance Buoyancy, Night and Wreck as the others. Boat and Drift Diver dives are studied as backups, if for some reason Night or Wreck dives cannot be completed.

What you Learn

The knowledge and skills you get in the Advanced Open Water Diver course vary with your interest and the adventures you have, but include:

  • Practical aspects of deep diving
  • Physiological effects of deeper scuba diving
  • More ways to use your underwater compass
  • How to navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time
  • How to better use your dive computer
  • And much, much more

Course includes

  • PADI Qualified & Experienced Instructors
  • All Scuba Equipment (where required) including BCD, Regulator, Computer, Cylinder, Weights, Air Fills
  • PADI Advanced E-learning material
  • 3 x Shore Dives and 2 x Boat Dives
  • PADI E-Certification Card, accepted around the world and a life-long licence

 

Not Included

  • SMB
  • Compass
  • Dive Torch (for night dive)
  • Dive Knife
  • Slate w/pencil

As an advanced diver you should have the appropriate equipment to keep yourself safe. The above items are mandatory for the dives you will indertake on your advanced course. Whilst booked on course you receive 10% discount on selected goods in store. *(Exceptions apply)

 

Transportation

  • Scuba diving in Melbourne is highly car dependant, due to various dive site locations and heavy and bulky gear items, and many dive sites are not easily accessible by public transport.   Diveline's Open Water Course does not include transport to and from the dive sites.
  • If you do not drive, please call us before booking.  We may be able to assist with transport options.

 

Availability
Weekends

or

Private one-on-one training available at $985.00.

All course details as above. Optional Extra—Enriched Air $250 per student:

Add on an Enriched Air (Nitrox) course (normal course fee $350) to learn how to extend your no-decompression time and stay down longer with a higher oxygen concentration. Refer to Enriched Air course for further information.

Your Next Adventure

After you've tried a specialty in the Advanced Open Water Diver course, you'll probably want to take your Diveline PADI Rescue Course or a Specialty Course and learn more.

For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the DIVELINE SCUBA CENTRE Team members.

 

*Exceptions to 10% discount on dive equipment - not available on package deals or goods already on sale.

 

Cancellation Policy:

  • Cancellation of course will result in a $100 administration fee.
  • Once e-Learning has been activated, $250 of course fees is non-refundable plus the admin fee, due to you having access to this e-learning forthgoing.
  • Cancellation of course within 72 hours results is 100% of the course costs, due to bookings for pools, boats, instructors and divemasters. 
  • Cancellation of boat dives within 72 hours results in non-refundable boat fees.  
  • Each postponement of course to another date will incur a $50 admin fee.
  • If course is booked and delayed for more than 12 months and the course cost increases, additional cost is payable. 
 

    Start Date Course Type End Date Places Available   Price    
29 Jun 2024 Advanced Open Water Diver 30 Jun 2024 6 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 29 Jun 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 29 Jun 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 29 Jun 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Diveline Scuba Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 29 Jun 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 29 Jun 2024
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 29 Jun 2024
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 29 Jun 2024
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 30 Jun 2024
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 30 Jun 2024
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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27 Jul 2024 Advanced Open Water Diver 28 Jul 2024 8 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 27 Jul 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 27 Jul 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 27 Jul 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Diveline Scuba Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 27 Jul 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 27 Jul 2024
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 27 Jul 2024
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 27 Jul 2024
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 28 Jul 2024
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 28 Jul 2024
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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24 Aug 2024 Advanced Open Water Diver 25 Aug 2024 7 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 24 Aug 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 24 Aug 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 24 Aug 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Diveline Scuba Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 24 Aug 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 24 Aug 2024
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 24 Aug 2024
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 24 Aug 2024
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 25 Aug 2024
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 25 Aug 2024
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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28 Sep 2024 Advanced Open Water Diver 29 Sep 2024 8 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 28 Sep 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 28 Sep 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 28 Sep 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Diveline Scuba Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 28 Sep 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 28 Sep 2024
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 28 Sep 2024
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 28 Sep 2024
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 29 Sep 2024
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 29 Sep 2024
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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26 Oct 2024 Advanced Open Water Diver 27 Oct 2024 8 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 26 Oct 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 26 Oct 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 26 Oct 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Diveline Scuba Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 26 Oct 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 26 Oct 2024
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 26 Oct 2024
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 26 Oct 2024
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 27 Oct 2024
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 27 Oct 2024
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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23 Nov 2024 Advanced Open Water Diver 24 Nov 2024 8 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 23 Nov 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 23 Nov 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 23 Nov 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Diveline Scuba Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 23 Nov 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 23 Nov 2024
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 23 Nov 2024
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 23 Nov 2024
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 24 Nov 2024
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 24 Nov 2024
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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28 Dec 2024 Advanced Open Water Diver 29 Dec 2024 0 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 28 Dec 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 28 Dec 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 28 Dec 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Pines Forest Aquatic Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 28 Dec 2024
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 28 Dec 2024
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 28 Dec 2024
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 28 Dec 2024
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 29 Dec 2024
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 29 Dec 2024
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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25 Jan 2025 Advanced Open Water Diver 26 Jan 2025 8 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 25 Jan 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 25 Jan 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 25 Jan 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Pines Forest Aquatic Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 25 Jan 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 25 Jan 2025
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 25 Jan 2025
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 25 Jan 2025
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 26 Jan 2025
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 26 Jan 2025
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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22 Feb 2025 Advanced Open Water Diver 23 Feb 2025 8 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 22 Feb 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 22 Feb 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 22 Feb 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Pines Forest Aquatic Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 22 Feb 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 22 Feb 2025
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 22 Feb 2025
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 22 Feb 2025
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 23 Feb 2025
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 23 Feb 2025
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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29 Mar 2025 Advanced Open Water Diver 30 Mar 2025 8 AU$ 575.00

ELearning/Knowledge Development (Complete prior to Day 1)
Sat 29 Mar 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Medical Forms (Complete prior to Day 1 of COurse)
Sat 29 Mar 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Introduction meet and greet
Sat 29 Mar 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Pines Forest Aquatic Centre
Continuing Education Admin Form
Sat 29 Mar 2025
08:30 AM
30 minutes
Online E-Learning
Peak Performance Buoyancy Dive
Sat 29 Mar 2025
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Navigation Dive
Sat 29 Mar 2025
12:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Night Dive
Sat 29 Mar 2025
07:00 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Shore Dive - Tbc
Deep Dive
Sun 30 Mar 2025
08:00 AM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc
Wreck Dive
Sun 30 Mar 2025
12:30 PM
04 hours 00 minutes
Boat Dive - Tbc

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