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NAUI Advanced Open Water Diver

Dive To New Limits: Attain Your NAUI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification!

Ready to elevate your diving prowess and unlock new horizons beneath the waves? Dive into the next chapter of your underwater journey with the NAUI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification from Scuba Connection!

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Reach New Depths: As an Advanced Open Water Diver, you'll deepen your understanding of diving theory and techniques, allowing you to explore depths of up to 130 feet (39 meters) with confidence and competence.

Expand Your Skill Set: Experience a variety of specialized diving activities tailored to your interests and aspirations. From deep diving and underwater navigation to night diving and drift diving, this certification opens the door to a world of exciting underwater adventures.

Enhance Your Awareness: Hone your underwater awareness and problem-solving abilities through hands-on training and real-world scenarios. Our experienced instructors will guide you through challenging situations, empowering you to respond effectively and safely in any diving environment.

Forge Lifelong Connections: Join a community of passionate divers who share your love for exploration and adventure. Connect with fellow Advanced Open Water Divers and dive enthusiasts, forming friendships that extend far beyond the surface.

Unleash Your Potential: Whether you're diving for recreation or aspiring to pursue a career in diving, the NAUI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification equips you with the skills and confidence to tackle new challenges and seize every underwater opportunity that comes your way.

At Scuba Connection, we're committed to providing top-notch training and support to help you achieve your diving goals. Our flexible scheduling options and personalized instruction ensure that you receive the attention and guidance you need to excel.

Don't let the depths hold you back – dive deeper, explore further, and become a certified NAUI Advanced Open Water Diver with Scuba Connection today! Contact us to enroll in your next adventure beneath the waves.


Course Details

Your course training begins by completing the NAUI eLearning component. Once completed your instructor will coordinate a review which will either be inperson or virtual.

For courses that are taken with local training options, you will have the option of selecting various training dates to complete your open water dives. 

Local courses will list many training date opportunities, you do not need to attend them all. Your instructor will advise you of what dives are planned for specific dates. 

Fort those that take the Advanced course during one of our travel adventures, your scheduled dives will be provided as part of the trip itinerary. When traveling you should enroll in your Advanced Course as part of the travel package. Also note, during travel no equipment is provided for the course and should be either owned or can be rented at the destination.

For the Advanced Diver certification, you will complete a minimum of 6 open water dive. There are 3 types of dives which are required (Deep Dive +60', Night or Low Visibility Dive, & Navigation) and three which you can choose from a list of available options or discuss with your instructor. Examples of some of the elective dives include: photography, fish and reef identification, boat or shore diving, Nitrox diving, and many more.

The local dives are conducted at various training locations around the tri-state area. Lake Hydra will be one of the main training sites and has an entry fee of $60.00 per day which is not included in the course training fee. 


All students must provide their own mask, snorkel, fins and boots

The following equipment is provided for the students use as part of the course when completed locally:

  • Scuba Unit which includes the BCD and Regulator set.
  • Dive Computers
  • Dive Compass
  • Reels
  • Lift bags and SMBs
  • Dive Light
  • Cameras 

The equipment listed above is an example of some of the most basic gear a diver should own. We do offer discounts for equipment purchased for courses, and we encourage trying out types of gear before making that purchase. 

Course Add Ons 

During your Advance Diver Certification Course you also have the option to include additional training at a reduced course cost. Note some add ons will require additional dives beyond the 6 for the Advanced Certification. Speak to your instructor if you have any Questions.

  • Nitrox Diver - $100.00
  • Drysuit Diver - $275.00 (Includes pool session required for course)
  • NREC - $175.00 (Includes pool session and use of wing and plate) 
  • Full Facemask Diver $200.00 (Includes pool session and use of Neptune III IDM)

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