Lahaina Divers
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PADI Advanced Open Water Class

Fun & Experience

LD - PADI Advanced Open Water The PADI Advanced Open Water course is a highly recommended way for everyone to gain experience and try several new and exciting dives! You will have an opportunity to learn Boat diving,  Underwater Naturalist skills, AWARE Fish ID, Underwater Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and Deep diving. This classroom is the ocean! You can even try Multi-Level/Computer diving, Enriched Air (Nitrox), or Wreck diving, if you like! Plus, all of our Advanced courses include a "refresher dive" to let you brush up on your skills. This is a great opportunity to gain more diving experience and enhance your basic training skills. The Advanced Open Water Diver certification is a prerequisite to Rescue Diver several Diving Specialties and prestigious rating of Master Scuba Diver; the highest recreational diver rating.


  • $359 plus tax Group rate per person 2 people minimum
  • $559 plus tax Single Student rate
  • Additional charges: The price of boat charters, rental gear
  • ***PADI eLearning now available*** Eliminate all of the classroom time and text book by doing your academic training online.


  • Open Water/ Jr. Open Water Diver
  • Minimum age 12 Y/O


  • 2 Days- 5 Dives


  • Student Materials: PADI AOW Crew Pak: includes Adventures in Diving Manual, Logbook, 2 passport size photos.(or e-Learning)
  • Student Equipment: BCD, Regulator with computer, Wetsuit, Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Timing Device, Compass, Knife, Slate with pencil, and Recreational Dive Planner (RDP).
  • Read Selected Chapters (Textbook or online)
  • Answer Chapter Knowledge Reviews before class and bring them on your first day of class.


  • 15% off Student Gear purchase during and 14 days after the class
  • $20 off on Boat Charters for training
  • 10% off Life time Alumni discount on Boat Charters after the class

Class Schedule:

BEFORE class fill out

  • Complete PADI Student Record Folder, Medical Statement & Questionnaire, Statement of Understanding and Liability Release.

Read BEFORE class (Textbook or e-Learning)

  • Complete Scuba Quick Review (pg. xiii - xiv)
  • Read Peak Performance Buoyancy, Underwater Navigation, and Deep Dive Modules
  • Read one of the following: Boat, Underwater Naturalist, Multi-Level, or Fish ID Modules (for information regarding Drift Dive Modules please contact us at 800-998-3483 or email
  • Answer Knowledge Reviews for selected Modules.


  • Discuss Knowledge Reviews with Instructor
  • Do 3 dives with Instructor, Debrief, log dives.


  • Read Before Class
  • Read one of the remaining Modules
  • Answer Chapter Knowledge Reviews
  • Discuss Knowledge Reviews with Instructor
  • Do 2 dives with Instructor, Debrief, log dives, Complete paperwork

Terms and Conditions:

  • Charters include: Use of tanks and weight belts. Rental wetsuits, BCs, a snorkel set and regulators available for $9.00 per item, per charter, unless otherwise specified. Regulators with dive computers are available for $14, per charter.
  • Advanced Diving Education and Specialty Course prices do not include the price of charters.
  • Non-diving passengers and snorkelers may accompany certified divers for $79 on morning or afternoon charters. Children between 6 and 12 must be supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Multi-dive discounts applied for reserving directly with Lahaina Divers and paying in advance.
  • Cancellations within 48 hrs. of charter check-in time are non-refundable.
  • Pricing does not include 10.166% Tax & Fees.
  • Specialty classes require at least Open Water Certification(any certification agency) to participate.
  • Specialty pricing includes tanks, weights, instruction and certification card. Instructional materials and rental equipment, if required, are not included in the course cost.
  • Lahaina Divers reserves the right to change prices and schedules without prior notification.
  • Students need to stop by Lahaina Divers store prior to class start time to fill out student folders, medical forms (medical clearance by a physician may be necessary), and arrange for payment.