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5 Reasons You Need To Take The Padi Advanced Open Water Course


5 Reasons You Need to Take the PADI Advanced Open Water Course

So you've completed your PADI Open Water course and are now an Advanced Open Water diver, congratulations!
While completing your PADI Open Water course is an important milestone, it's not the end of your diving journey.
To help you move on to the next stage of development, here are 5 reasons why you should do the PADI Advanced Open Water course:

  1. Extra Dives
    You can more than double the number of dives in your log book to 9 dives under the supervision of a PADI instructor by completing this course.
  2. Develop Confidence in Your Skills
    Because this course is more focused on the actual diving and the enjoyment of it, you will be able to relax and naturally develop confidence in your diving skills.
  3. Take Your Diving To The Next Level
    The PADI Advanced Course helps train you for further diving that can bring you to another level of achievement in diving. You gain experience in Deep diving, boat diving, studying aquatic life while doing so, while working on improving your buoyancy.
  4. Increase Your Confidence
    Advanced open water training equips you with a more comprehensive skill set and knowledge base to help you feel more confident in the water.
  5. Be prepared for more adventure
    With the PADI advanced certification, dive operators will let you go on more chalanging and exciting dives which are not available to a basic open water diver.Advanced Certification with PADI allows for a greater number of exciting dives in a greater number of exciting environments!

Abyss Scuba Diving offers a range of PADI advanced open water courses:

  • Our local program which includes 2 boat dives (Boat Diver & Deep Diver with the Sharks) a Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy and an Underwater Naturalist dive.
  • Weekend Expedition which includes a trip away to either Jervis Bay or Nelson Bay, consisting of 5 boat dives and training in Navigation, Wreck Diver, Deep Diver, Boat Diver and Under Water Naturalist.

During your advanced PADI open water course you will develop your skills and confidence, and gain more experience diving while under the supervision of an instructor. It is the opportunity to try a sampling of different specialties to see what interests you the most, and there is something for everyone. We highly recommend this course to anyone who has completed their open water course.

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