Once you’ve completed the Open Water Diver Course (OWD) and that you’re ready to take it to the next level, the Advanced Open Water Diver Course (AOWD) is exactly what you will be looking for.
This PADI recognized scuba course will allow you to dive up to 30 meters (100 feet). The AOWD course increases your confidence, improves your knowledge of dive equipment, diving procedures and general diving theory. Within your training, there are two (2) required dives: Deep and Underwater Navigation. From there, you choose the other three (3) dives, for a total of five (5) dives. During the Deep Adventure Dive, you learn how to plan dives to deal with the physiological effects and challenges of deeper scuba diving.
The Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive refines your compass navigation skills and helps you better navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time. The other knowledge and skills you get vary with your interest and the adventures you have. (e.g.: photography, buoyancy control, fish identification, exploring wrecks, night dives and many more). The Advanced Open Water Diver Course (AOWD) is a scuba certification course recognized by PADI.
*Qualifying certifications from other diver training organization may also apply
*For fit and comfort, we do recommend getting your own personnel items such as mask, fins and snorkel. If you don’t have them, no worries! We will take care of you!
**Cenotes are privately owned and run by local Mayan communities. Therefore, the local communities use the money from the entree fee to maintain their land, provide their guests with clean public bathrooms and an eco-friendly water waste system that contribute to the care of the environment and the pride of the town. Some, even build their own open restaurant and palapas on site.
***For fit and comfort, we do recommend getting your own personnel items such as mask, fins and snorkel. If you don’t have them, no worries! We will take care of you!
****Includes 50 of the most beautiful pictures and an HD video.
Pictures & videos are taken with a GoPro camera. Do not forget your SD Card to grab your souvenir!
At all times, we will provide an oxygen kit, medical kit, equipment for repairs and bottles of water. Plus, you will always be accompanied by a certified instructor/guide.
FLYING AFTER DIVING GUIDELINES
PADI flying after diving recommendations for dives within the no-decompression limits (regular recreational diving):
Departs from your Playa del Carmen condo/hotel.
9:00 am (Hotel pickup is between 7:30am and 8:30am depending on condo/hotel location).
2-3 days (approx.)
Returns to your original departure point.
Should your condo or hotel be located outside of Playa del Carmen, we will be more than happy to arrange private transportation at a much lower cost than regular taxi rates. Please contact us.
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