$ 695.00 USD

Please provide both the full name AND email of EACH person participating in the course!!

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Become PADI Certified*

Join the #1 scuba certification program in Orange County, California and dive into an unprecedented world of adventure beneath the waves! The PADI Open Water Diver course is the perfect way to discover the beauty of the aquatic world and earn your scuba diving certification. This popular and highly regarded course has sparked a passion for scuba diving in millions of people. Enroll in the PADI Open Water Diver course today and embark on a life-changing journey. Must be 15 years old (or 10-15 for our private program), have good swimming abilities, and be in good physical condition. No previous scuba diving experience necessary!

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Process

Academics

Experience the flexibility of PADI's Online Training program which allows you to learn the academics at your own pace and at your convenience. With the academics completed online, you'll be fully prepared and ready to dive into the adventure on your first night of class!

Equipment

Get ready to dive into the world of SCUBA with the PADI Open Water Diver course! You'll master the use of essential equipment like a mask, snorkelfins, regulator, buoyancy control device, and tank. While you'll need to purchase your own mask, fins, snorkel, booties, and gloves, Beach Cities Scuba will provide you with the necessary basics to begin your underwater adventure!

Pool Training

Once equipped with your scuba gear, you'll dive into the pool to start applying the skills from the academic program. Your instructor will closely monitor and certify your training dives before you progress to open water.

Open Water Training

Get excited to put everything you've learned into practice in the open waters. Once your instructor approves your training dives, you'll officially become a certified diver with PADI Open Water Diver certification, which is accepted internationally, opening endless possibilities for your diving adventures.

Indulge in the ultimate diving experience with our PADI Open Water Diver Course. Explore the breathtaking beauty of Southern California's top dive sites, including the renowned Shaw's Cove and the exclusive Riviera. Our expert crew will take you on a journey through Laguna Beach, Dana Point, and San Clemente, where you can reach hidden gems like Broadway reef, Monarch Point, Deadman's Reef, Wood's Cove deep reefs, and more! Don't miss out, check out our dive sites today!

Your adventure awaits, get started today!

Included:
PADI Open Water eLearning
Rental Gear - Wetsuit, BCD, Regulator, Tank, Weights, & Weightbelt
4 Beach Dives*

Not Included

Personal Gear - Mask, Fins, Snorkel, Boots, & Gloves. 

PADI Open Water crewpak - instant rebate if you buy the personal gear from us! 

*Boat Dive Upgrade Available - $100 for one 2-tank boat dive or $150 for two. (Only available for Open Water Students)

** Dates below are your academic and pool session dates. You will select your Open Water dates with your instructor.

2024 Group Program Class Schedules – Oceanside (First date is orientation 6-9pm and second two dates are pool 10 am to 6 pm) **

APR 24, 27, 28

MAY 8, 11, 12

MAY 22, 25, 26


2024 Group Program Class Schedules – Dana Point and Laguna Beach (First date is orientation at 6-9 pm, second two dates are pool from 8 am to 6 pm) **

MAY 8, 11, 12

MAY 22, 25, 26 FULL

JUN 5, 8, 9 FULL

JUN 19, 22, 23

JUL 3, 6, 7

JUL 17, 20, 21

JUL 31, AUG 3, 4

AUG 14, 17, 18

AUG 28, 31, SEP 1

SEP 11, 14, 15

SEP 25, 28, 29

 

2024 Group Program Class Schedules – Cypress (First date is orientation at 6-9 pm, second two dates are pool from 10 am to 6 pm) **

MAY 15, 18, 19

MAY 29, JUN 1, 2 FULL

JUN 12, 15, 16

JUN 26, 29, 30

JUL 10, 13, 14

JUL 24, 27, 28

AUG 7, 10, 11

AUG 21, 24, 25

SEP 4, 7, 8

SEP 18, 21, 22


2024 Group Program Class Schedules – Huntington Beach / Newport Beach (First date is orientation at 6 pm, second date is pool from 8 am to 5 pm) **

 MAY 15, 18, 19

JUN 12, 15, 16

JUN 26, 29, 30

JUL 10, 13, 14

JUL 24, 27, 28

AUG 7, 10, 11

AUG 21, 24, 25

SEP 4, 7, 8

SEP 18, 21, 22


** Dates are your academic and pool session dates. You will select your Open Water dates with your instructor.

How do I sign up? 

1. First, you'll want to pay for your appropriate PADI Open Water Diver course in the group setting (spaces are limited) or the PADI Private Open Water Diver Course (tailored schedule and individualized attention to meet your needs). 

2. We will send you paperwork and a confirmation email once you have signed up. This will include the required paperwork, your dates, and a plan for you to either pick up your books or receive your e-learning codes. 

3. Once you receive the email, YOU ARE IN! We'll get you started at your earliest convenience and being the first step into the world of scuba diving!


Get started today! Sign up, get online and let's get to diving!!!!

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Are you planning a vacation and dreaming of becoming a certified diver? Our PADI referral program is here to make it happen! Whether you want to finish your training with us or continue it in another location, we've got you covered. We'll even assist with verifying your paperwork and providing you with a personalized quote. Take the first step and let us help you achieve your diving dreams!

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