Lancaster Scuba Center

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

The PADI Advanced Open Water Course (AOW) is the perfect way to continue your diving education after your Open Water Diver Certification. The AOW Course builds greater confidence and familiarity in your diving skills.

You will begin exploring the many niches the diverse sport of Scuba Diving has to offer. The AOW Course is comprised of five adventure dives, (Deep and Navigation Dives are required) with three adventure dives that are chosen by participants.

Adventure Dives Include Deep Dive and Navigation Dive

  • Photography Dive
  • Naturalist Dive
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Drift Dive
  • Wreck Dive
  • Sidemount Dive
  • Dive Propulsion Vehicle Dive
  • Dry Suit Dive
  • Videography Dive
  • Search & Recovery Dive
  • Multilevel & Computer Dive
  • Boat Dive
  • Night Dive
  • Enriched Air Dive
  • Altitude Dive
  • Fish Identification Dive

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You may pick up your release form at Lancaster Scuba Center or download and print the forms below from home.

PADI Continuing Education Administrative Document

PADI Medical Statement

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