Advanced Open Water Group Course (AOW)


Why Become Advanced Open Water Certified?

Experience real adventure with the PADI Advanced Open Water (AOW) Diver Course! With the AOW certification, divers are certified to dive up to 100 feet. This certification opens up your diving possibilities exponentially! 

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

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

In just TWO days, learn all these specialties and more!

Learn with a small group of fellow divers. Enjoy the class comradery and discussions as your knowledge of scuba diving grows.

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.

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 Course Training.
  • You need: mask, snorkel, fins


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!

You can complete the training in one weekend. Four dives on Saturday and two dives on Sunday! Dive Oahu offers group courses bi-weekly.
If you want custom dates, our custom Advance Open Water Course is available for $599.

PADI Open Water Group 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.