Prerequisite: Open Water Scuba Certification
The Advanced Course helps young divers take their diving to the next level. Under the supervision of PADI professionals, campers will be exposed to a variety of new underwater activities such as advanced navigation techniques, search and recovery, deep diving, wreck diving, underwater photography, advanced buoyancy skills, enriched air nitrox, etc.
Students will have the opportunity to log at least 10 supervised dives during the week at camp while they earn their Advanced Certification. In addition, they will add new skills and greater self confidence in the water.
The most advanced certification for divers younger than age 18 is Master Scuba Diver. A diver who earns a Rescue Certification, 50 dives, and 5 specialty certifications will earn their Master Scuba Diver Certification. If a camper is interested in pursuing their Master Scuba Diver rating, they can add any of the following specialties to the week of Advanced Camp for an additional $65.00 each. (Buoyancy, photography, wreck, Project Aware, Dive Against Debris, O2 Provider). For an additional $165 they can earn their Enriched Air Nitrox Certification which also counts as a specialty towards Master Scuba Diver.
CAMP FEE: $785.00
SESSION I: JUNE 5-9, 2023
SESSION II: JUNE 12-16, 2023 (1 spot remaining)
CAMP HOURS: M-F - 9:00-3:00
LOCATION: BLUE WATER SCUBA PARK IN PELHAM, AL