PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER COURSE

PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER COURSE IN KOTA KINABALU

PADI Advanced Open Water Course is the next journey after completing PADI Open Water course.

Joining the PADI Advanced Open Water course in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah with Diverse Borneo, a PADI 5 Star instructor development centre in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park allows any PADI Open Water Diver course students (PADI certified or equivalent from another diving organization) to enroll and get certified, explore reefs to depths of 30 meters under the supervision of a fully qualified and Professional PADI Diving instructors trained by our in-house PADI Course Director from England who holds the highest level of a scuba diving instructor.

PADI Advanced Open Water Course Kota Kinabalu

PADI Advanced Open Water course in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah consists of five scuba dives. Two of dives must be the first dives of the PADI Deep Diver and Underwater Navigator PADI Specialty courses. Three more dives are chosen to suit both the diver and the current diving conditions.

Dives can be chosen from the PADI Specialty Dive Courses first dives, AWARE-fish identification, boat diving, diver propulsion vehicle, Enriched Air Nitrox Diver, Multilevel Diver Course, PADI Night Diver Course, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Search And Recovery Course, underwater Digital photography course, underwater naturalist or PADI Wreck Diver.

On taking the PADI Advance Open Water course with Diverse Borneo in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah we provide all divers new and old a chance to refresh their diving skills at the beginning of the PADI Advance open water course with a Free of Charge refresher dive with our PADI Diving Instructors at the beach going over the basics to get used to the diving conditions in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park.

DURATION

The Course will be conducted over two days, with three dives on both the first day and second day. The PADI Advanced Open Water Course consists of Knowledge Development and Open water diver training.

Knowledge development will be completed from the Advanced Manual from the dives chosen, whilst the training of the necessary skills will be conducted in Open Water.

SCHEDULE

Day One

Prior to scuba diving, all knowledge development to be completed and reviewed by the instructor

0830
Arrive at the Jesselton point jetty
0900
After reaching island, gear assembly, and briefing for a refresher dive (dive 1)
1100
Adventure dive one (dive 2)
1200
Hot Lunch at the island restaurant
1430
Adventure dive two (dive 3)
1600
Arrive back at Jesselton point jetty

Day Two

0830
Arrive at the Jesselton point jetty
0900
After reaching island, gear assembly, and briefing Adventure dive three (dive 4)
1100
Adventure dive four (dive 5)
1200
Hot Lunch at the island restaurant
1430
Adventure dive five (dive 6)
1600
Arrive back at Jesselton point jetty & Certification

Night Dive Option on Either Day 1 or 2

Prior to scuba diving, all knowledge development to be completed and reviewed by the instructor

0830
Arrive at the Jesselton point jetty
0900
After reaching island, gear assembly, and briefing for the days first dive
1100
Second dive
1200
Hot Lunch at the island restaurant
1715
Meet back at Jesselton Point Jetty
1730
Boat departs to the island
1815
Night Adventure dive (third dive)
2000
Arrive back at Jesselton point jetty

WHAT IT TAKES TO BE CERTIFIED

  • The PADI Advanced Open Water course consists of two sections.
  • Knowledge development of the five adventure dives chosen.
  • Five Adventure dives including the Deep and Navigation dives.
  • You will need to complete all sections to be certified as an PADI Advanced Open Water diver.
  • If you complete three Adventure dives you will be certified as a PADI Adventurer Diver.

PACKAGE INCLUDED

  • PADI Advanced Open Water Manual with slate
  • PADI certification
  • Instructor fees
  • Boat fees
  • Equipment rental
  • Torch light (for night dive only)
  • Sabah park dive permit
  • Jetty fee
  • Lunch
  • Drinking water

PRE REQUISITES

  • PADI Advanced Open Water divers need to be fully certified as a PADI Open Water Diver first (or owns a qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • At least 15 years old or 12 years for Junior Advanced Open Water Diver
  • You must also be physically fit with no medical issues.

PADI SPECIALTY DIVER COURSES

Credit for Specialty Courses – Each Adventure Dive in the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course that is completed may be credited towards the first dive of the corresponding PADI Specialty Dive Courses.

PRICING

RM875
✓ 2 days, 6 dives
✓ RM1,034.00 per person if you choose night dive option.
✓ SPECIAL NITROX OFFER – ADD RM424.00 per person and get your Enriched Air Diver specialty.
✓ Need a private instructor? add RM318.00 for your private Advance Open Water Dive course.
✓ RM3500.00 to learn one on one with our PADI Course Director Mark Hedger
✓ All inclusive 6% GST.

Contact us if you have any questions or call / message us +60128381630 for more information.