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PADI Open Water Diver Certification Course

Are you ready to dive into the amazing underwater world of scuba diving? Then join the fun with Into The Blue Scuba! As a PADI 5 Star Dive Center your certification will come from the largest and most recognized training agency in the world. Your Open Water Diver course will teach, train, certify, and empower you to enjoy scuba diving safely anywhere your adventures take you. Your training will have you geared up and ready to explore the amazing wonders of the underwater world in no time!

Why Choose Into The Blue Scuba:

  • An established locally owned family business that treats you like a member of the family.
  • A business that prides itself on “Quality” not “Quantity”
  • A friendly and highly knowledgeable staff.
  • Up to date and safe training facilities.
  • Small classes where you are a name not just a number
  • A relaxed and supportive learning environment
  • All-inclusive up-front pricing with no hidden fees
  • Your own instructor that’s with you from the start of your training until completion  
  • PADI 5 Star Dive Center rating
  • The backing from PADI (Professional Association of Scuba Instructors)
  • A complete selection of renowned PADI courses from beginner through professional
  • The most modern, fun, safe and convenient courses around

What is required to become an Open Water Diver:
The student must be 15 years old to enroll in the Open Water Diver Course or 10 years to enroll in the Junior Open Water Diver Course. Be in good physical health, have adequate swim skills, and pass a swimming assessment.  

The Open Water Diver Course consists of three simple steps:

  • Step One: Knowledge Development (Classroom)                                                                                                                                                                      During this step (At your own pace) you will complete the PADI interactive E-learning online course. This course will guide you towards mastering the fundamentals of scuba diving.
  • Step Two: Confined Water Training (Pool)                                                                                                                                                                                   After successful completion of your E-Learning course you will get your fins wet by learning to use SCUBA equipment hands-on while practicing the required skills need for safe diving while experiencing the fun and excitement of the underwater world in a confined and controlled setting with your ITBS Instructor. 
  • Step Three: Certification Dive Trip (Open Water)                                                                                                                                                                        You will conduct 4 fun open water dives with your ITBS Instructor and earn your Certification as a PADI Open Water Diver.

What's included in the course cost:
  • PADI Online E - Learning Open Water Diver Course (Includes: Online Course (E-Learning), E - Training Log, E - Manual, E - RDP Desktop, RDP Table (digital), E - Record, Videos, Knowledge Reviews, Quizzes, and Final Exam)  
  • Two confined water training sessions (Pool) with you PADI certified instructor
  • Rental SCUBA Equipment: BCD, Regulator, Octopus, Gauges, Tanks, Weights and 3mm wetsuit (Confined Water/Open Water)
  • All air fills
  • Instructor and PADI certification fees
  • PADI lifetime digital certification card (No Renewal Fees)
  • Open Water Diver completion certificate
  • Certification Trip @ Blue Water Park (Includes Entrance Fees, Taxes/Fees)
  • Transportation and cleaning of all rental equipment for confined and open water training
What's not included in the course cost:
  • Personal Equipment (Required for the course – Must be scuba quality)*                                                                                                                               * If you purchase a complete Personal Equipment Package (Mask, snorkel, fins, boots, mask strap, mask defog, mask, scrub, and carry bag) from ITBS prior to your pool training you will receive $50.00 off your course.
  • Transportation during confined water training and certification trip
  • Personal necessities

  • Meals during the certification trip
  • Hotel during certification trip

How to begin:  
Contact us at 678-332-6186 and we will assist you with the registration

Contact Us

2151 Pace St Covington, GA  30014

Phone: 678.332.6186

Store Hours:
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Tuesday        10-5         
Wednesday 10-5
Thursday       10-5 
Friday            10-5
Saturday       10-2
Sunday         Closed
Monday       Closed

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