Get certified at Air Down There Scuba as a PADI Open Water Diver! 

If you want to learn how to scuba dive, the first step is to take the PADI Open Water Diver Class.  Upon completion of this course you will be certified as a PADI Open Water Scuba Diver.  This is the most widely recognized and respected diving certification in the world.  Within a few days, you can be enjoying the underwater world…

Part 1 – Classroom and Pool Training

The purpose of the classroom and pool training is to provide the knowledge and skills required to enjoy and safely complete the open water training.  With two classroom and two pool sessions, combined with our small group size, assures a thorough and enjoyable training program.  We have a 4 to 1 student – instructor ratio.  Classroom and pool training is scheduled conveniently throughout the year.

Your training meets and exceeds the PADI minimums.

Our goal is to ensure that you are a safe and competent diver!

The Class & Pool Session includes:

  • All books and materials (yours to keep)
  • Rental gear
  • Use of instructional videos

Pre-requisite: None

Minimum Age: 10

Class and Pool Session Class Fee: $249

Student Requirements:

Each person is required to provide their own:

  • Scuba Mask
  • Adjustable Strap Style Fins
  • Booties
  • Snorkel

Class Schedule:

  • Mar 18, 19
  • April 1, 2
  • April 22, 23
  • May 6, 7
  • May 20, 21
  • June 10, 11
  • June 24, 25
  • July 8, 9
  • July 22, 23
  • Aug 5, 6
  • Aug 19, 20
  • Sept 9, 10
  • Sept 23, 24
  • Oct 7, 8
  • Oct 21, 22

Part 2 – Open Water Training Dives

The open water training dives are conducted over a two-day period, 2 dives each day.  The cost covers all rental gear needed for the class except scuba mask, adjustable strap style fins, booties and snorkel.  Open Water training dives are conducted at Square Lake near Stillwater, MN.

Upon completion of Part 1 and Part 2, you will have earned the PADI Open Water Diver Certification, which enables you to purchase, or rent scuba equipment, purchase air fills and dive without direct instructor supervision.

Training Dives Class Includes:

  • Use of all scuba rental gear
  • Certification Processing
  • Certification Photo

Pre-requisite: Completion of Part 1 and or referral

Class Fee: $189

Class Schedule:

  • May 20, 21
  • June 3, 4
  • June 13, 14
  • June 17, 18
  • July 11, 12
  • July 15, 16
  • July 29, 30
  • Aug 12, 13
  • Aug 15, 16
  • Aug 26, 27
  • Sept 16, 17
  • Sept 30, Oct 1
  • Oct 7, 8

Student Requirements:

Each person is required to provide their own:

  • Scuba Mask
  • Adjustable Strap Style Fins
  • Booties
  • Snorkel

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