E-Learn is a valuable commodity for todays youth with hectic schedules. Take the time you need to learn in an environment that is comfortable to you. Once you taken the self study material and feel comfortable and confident in your knowledge, then its time to meet the instructor who will test your knowledge and provide the additional training you will require for certification.
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Who Should Take this Course?
If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI eLearning Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course.
The PADI Open Water Diver Course online provides the knowledge development portion you need. You develop the remaining skills by actually diving with a PADI Instructor here at National Scuba. To enroll in a PADI eLearning Open Water Diver course, you must be 18 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.
What you will learn?
The PADI eLearning Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:
What scuba gear will you use?
In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear, including a mask, snorkel, fins, regulator, buoyancy control device and a tank. The equipment you wear varies, depending upon whether you’re diving in tropical, temperate or cold water. Your PADI Instructor will help you out on picking the proper equipment you will need during this course. Generally you will need your own "personal items", like mask, snorkel, boots, and fins. We provide the buoyancy control device, regulator, and submersible pressure gauge.
This is the first step after signing up and receiving your eLearning code. You will need to complete the entire eLearning program and print our the completion certificate. You will now bring the printed certification and you will have to take a eLearning Quiz here and complete some paperwork (about a hour). The classroom is located in NorthEast area of Pensacola.
Now the fun starts, you will learn and practice your new SCUBA skills in a pool. You will have plenty of time to practice all the skills you will need to move on to the Open Water Session to get your PADI certification. Don't worry if you don't get all the skills the first time, we will have as many pool sessions you need at no additional cost.
Open Water Sessions
Just when you thought the pool was fun, now comes the most exciting part, Open Water! This is where you put all of your skills you learned in the pool to work on your way to get Open Water Diver certified. You will spend about 3 hours in the water over 2 different days under the close supervision of your PADI Instructor.