PADI Open Water Scuba Dive Training
Dive Experience is the original PADI 5 STAR IDC Center on St. Croix
All PADI certifications, from Open Water Diver to Instructor
PADI Open Water Certification involves three steps:
- Knowledge Development: Learned through PADI online training or by purchasing the textbook and taking classes at Dive Experience.
- Confined Water Dives: Getting used to your equipment and SCUBA basics in shallow water.
- Open Water Dives: Four open water dives where you will show off the new skills you have learned.
|PADI Open Water Certifications
|E-Learning Course + dives (PADI link)
|Open Water Referral Dives (4 dives)
|Refresher + 2 tank boat dive
Open Water Scuba Instruction
P.A.D.I. Open Water Certification courses are taught weekly and monthly, In as little as three days. A lifetime certification may be completed for only $525.
An extended course is also available, which takes place over the course of Sundays. Evening classes are also available upon request. Advance reservations with deposit are recommended. Course fees include all equipment except mask, fins, snorkel and textbook.
Not sure if you are ready for SCUBA? Try our introductory “Discover Scuba” dives, These introductory dives have originated many careers of dive fans!