PADI Advanced Open Water Course
Become A PADI Advanced Open Water Diver in Stunning Cork, Ireland

The PADI Advanced Open Water diver course is all about excitement and experience. It’s designed so you can take it straight after your Open Water course. This course will increase your confidence and scuba skills so you become more comfortable in the water. Being able to dive deeper will open up many of the worlds dive sites for exploration.

Advanced Open Water Couse Layout

The Advanced Open Water course consists of five different fun and exciting adventure dive. You will do  2 mandatory core dives and be given the opportunity to choose a further 3 adventure dives, based on your own interest.

The core dives are the Deep dive (to 30 meters) and the Underwater Navigation dive. These dives will give you the skills to explore to much greater depths and navigate the underwater world with much more confidence.  

An additional 3 adventure dives will be chosen from the following options, based on the groups' preferences.

  • Search and Recovery
  • Underwater Naturalist
  • Fish Identification
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Night Dive

This is by far one of the most fun courses and will allow you to develop skills that can bring your diving to new levels. Knowledge reviews will be completed for each Adventure Dive and these can be done in your own time through PADI's online e-Learning platform.

What You Need To Know
Who can take the the Course?
Divers who hold a PADI Open Water or Junior Open Water qualification. Holders of equivalent certifications from other organisations are also welcome. Please note you will have to satisfy a standard PADI Medical form to take part.
How long will the experience take?
The course consists of five different adventure dives and can be completed in one evening & two full days.
What is included?
If you don't have your own dive gear, we will supply what ever you need as part of the course, so all you need to bring is a swimsuit!

All safety equipment and insurance are provided, with instruction from one of our experienced PADI Instructors. Price includes access to the PADI E-learning platform and all related fees.
How much will it cost?
The PADI Advanced open water course costs €450 in total. An initial deposit of €200 will be required on booking in order to secure your place.

2023 Course Dates:
Where will the dives take place?
The deep dive & one other will take place in the safe surroundings of Portroe Quarry, Co.Tipperary (€35 payment required for dive center membership & entrance fee on the day). Other dives will take place in dive sites close to Roberts Cove,Co.Cork.