Advanced Open Water Custom Course (AOW)


Why Become Advanced Open Water Certified?

Gain your Advanced Open Water Certification with Dive Oahu and take your underwater adventuring to the next level!

Dive Oahu has been training divers on the island for 20 years! Our instructors are the best on the island and we’re committed to providing the best diving experience for you. 

Experience real adventure with the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course!

Enjoy the opportunity to try some of diving’s most rewarding and useful specialty activities like:

  • Deep diving
  • Digital underwater photography
  • Boat diving
  • Night diving
  • Wreck diving
  • Equipment Specialist
  • Underwater Navigation
  • Enriched Air Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Diver Propulsion Vehicle Diver (DPV)

Learn to dive with one on one instruction from one of our skilled instructors. Take your time working through skills and class work with a skilled professional by your side.

Dive Oahu’s custom classes are ideal for the busy diver. The certification can be completed in two days of your choosing (depending upon your availability). You and your instructor will work together to decide what schedule will work best for you.



PADI Open Water Certification Requirements

PADI Open Water Divers who are at least 15 years old may enroll in the PADI Open Water course. You also need to have

  • A medical questionnaire filled out. (Doctors signature required in some cases)
  • Completed eLearning Training Record

Anyone over the age of 15 and has a PADI Open Water Diver Certification (or qualifying certification from another agency) is welcome. *For those aged 12-14, there’s a Junior Advanced Open Water Diver Course!

What you’ll need: Mask, Snorkel, and Fins.

PADI Open Water Custom Course Pricing


Total Cost



Contact Dive Oahu to enroll in the course and get your E-Learning Code, which includes all the materials that you’ll need during the course.