Why: Exploration, Excitement, Experiences!  This course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so you can become more comfortable and confident in the water.  Learning new ways to have fun, continuing your education while logging more dives and most importantly, gain excellent new skills.


Prerequisites: Minimum requirement, to be a certified PADI Junior Open Water Diver, at least 10 years old.


What: Fish Identification, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Natural Navigation, Compass Navigation, Night Dive, Deep Diving,


Other Adventure Certifications: Underwater Photography, Underwater Videography, Wreck Diving, Boat Diving, Digital Underwater Photography and much more.


Where:  Table Rock, Bull Shoals or Beaver Lake, any lake in your state or any ocean.


Class size: 8 people maximum


Time:  Over two days we will do classroom and pool training, approximately 8am-5pm, both days.


Learning Materials:  Each diver needs a dive knife, compass, dive watch, dive table, night light and an underwater marker/plastic chemical light and a PADI Specialty Diver Manual and video.


Basic Equipment:  Mask, Fins, Snorkel, Booties & Wet-suit – it’s highly advisable to purchase your own to assure they will fit you perfectly and will make a big difference in the ease and comfort of your diving experience!  Rental equipment is available (weekend rental $50 or purchase $250 and up).


Scuba Gear: BCD, Weight Belt/Weights, Tank & Regulator (rental $40 for weekend)


Advanced Certification Card:  $40


Price of Training:  Two full days of top quality “PADI” instruction from a seasoned professional with 29+ years of ocean diving experience.  This experience may not be attained from a textbook.   Cost: $200

Please see the “Trip” tab for Scuba Group Trips,  Private Trip Destinations,  Corporate Incentive Trips.

P.A.D.I. Instructor,  Leslie O’Neill,  leslie@scuba-explorers.com