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 – PADI eLearning, Academics and Pool Training

The purpose of the academic and pool training is to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to enjoy and safely complete the open water diver training.  You start with the PADI Open Water Diver eLearning program and continue with one classroom and two pool sessions.  To ensure your success, we keep our classes small and have a 4 to 1 student – instructor ratio.  Classroom and pool trainings are 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 eLearning, Academics and Pool Training includes:

  • PADI Open Water Diver eLearning code* (value $195)
  • Recreational Dive Planner and Logbook crew pak (value $59.99)
  • Free use of rental equipment

Pre-requisite: None

Minimum Age: 10

Class Price: $289*

*You must receive the PADI eLearning code from us to receive this price.

Student Requirements:

Each person is required to provide their own:

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

Class Schedule:

  • Sept 11, 12
  • Sept 25, 26
  • Oct 9, 10
  • Oct 21, 22, 23
  • Nov 6, 7
  • Nov 18, 19, 20
  • Dec 4, 5
  • Dec 18, 19

All class fees are due upon signup and are non-refundable.  

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 Include:

  • Free use of rental equipment
  • Certification Processing
  • Certification Photo

Pre-requisite: Completion of Part 1 and or referral

Training Dives Price: $199

Class Schedule:

  • Sept 18, 19 am
  • Sept 18, 19 pm
  • Oct 2, 3
  • Oct 16, 17

Student Requirements:

Each person is required to provide their own:

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

All class fees are due upon signup and are non-refundable.  

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