Advanced Open Water Diver

If you really want to discover what adventure in SCUBA diving is during your stay in Tamarindo , our Advanced Open Water Course is perfect for you. It’s designed to help increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so you can become more comfortable in the water. During this course, one of our Instructors will guide you during 5 open water specialties while you explore the amazing Catalina islands . These dives may include Deep dive , Underwater navigation , search and recovery , Peak Performance Buoyancy, Underwater Photography, and many others.

You will experience famous local dive sites like El Clasico , Santa Catalina island or the dramatic drop-offs at the Sombreros island.

We will take you on exciting wall dives on the North Side of the pacific ocean of Costa Rica and in addition to seeing amazing aquatic life and stunning drop-offs and diving sheer walls, you may get lucky and see a Humpback whale!

This license allows you to dive anywhere in the world to a maximum depth of 30 metres/100 feet without professional supervision (where local laws allow). This certification requires just 2 days – or 1 day if you already hold an Adventures in Diving certification.

During the course, you can even sample training exercises from the PADI Rescue Diver course during this program that will credit you should you continue your diver education.

*No fly for 24 hs after diving is mandatory.


  • Older than 12 years
  • Diving certificate Open Water Diver / Junior Open Water Diver course completed (or qualification certification)

What's included on the price?

PRICE :500 Usd

  • Course time: 2.5 Days
  • Content: 5 Diving Specialties , 2 or 3 days (optional extra fun dive)
  • Maximum depth allowed: 30 meters / 100 feet
  • Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
  • Course Package Includes: All materials, Taxes, Equipment,transportation from Tamarindo/Flamingo area
  • Next step: RESCUE DIVER

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