Scuba Diving Lessons

PADI Advanced Open Water


  • Duration:

    2 - 4 hours
  • Schedule:

  • Sessions:

    2 - 3 days
  • Depth:

    Up to 30 meters
  • Meetup Location:

    Fujairah Marine Club at Rashid Port, New Marina, Dubai
  • Includes:

    Diving equipment, oxygen tanks, experienced instructors, Orca Dive Center logbook, PADI e-manual, & PADI Certification card

  • Requirements:

    PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver or equivalent entry-level certification from another training organization (SSI, BSAC, CMAS, etc.)

  • Note:

    Additional 800AED for DPV rental

  • Overview: PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

    Building on skills you mastered during the PADI Open Water course and introducing a whole range of new skills, our experienced team of PADI Master Instructors will guide you on 5 amazing “adventure” dives, each dive an introduction to one of the many specialized adventures we can enjoy as scuba divers. This includes two mandatory dives, the Deep Dive and the Underwater Navigation Dive. You can then choose three additional dives from the following list:

    • Peak Performance Buoyancy (PPB)
    • Underwater Naturalist
    • Wreck Dive
    • Night Dive
    • Search & Recovery
    • Multi-Level & Computer Dive
    • AWARE – Fish Identification
    • Enriched Air Nitrox
    • Boat Diving
    • Diver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV)
    • Digital Underwater Photography (DUP)**

    **To gain credit for DUP on the Advanced Open Water course you must complete the entire DUP Specialty.

    Students aged 12 years or older will participate in all other adventure dives while 10-year old students will participate in these Adventure Dives:

    AWARE (Fish Identification), Digital Underwater Photography, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Underwater Naturalist, Underwater Navigation, Underwater Photography, and Underwater Videography

    The course consists of two modules which are Knowledge Development and Open Water Training where you experience 5 adventure dives conducted off one of our dive boats to explore the amazing coral reefs and marine life around Dibba Wreck.

    Here at ORCA, our multi-lingual team of experienced PADI Master Instructors conducts all PADI courses in small groups. This ensures that you will progress at your own pace, with lots of attention and in a relaxed environment as you build the confidence & competence necessary to be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water diver.



      We offer introductory diving lessons to beginners as well as PADI certification and specialty courses for advanced divers.

      Contact Details
      Address: Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
      Telephone: +971 54 444 6088

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