About the Advanced Course
If you are an Open Water Diver, you qualify to join our Advanced Course, it does not matter whether you have minimal or lots of diving experience. The Advanced course is 99% practical, with only a minor online componant. You will complete 5 training dives on this course. There are 3 core dives which cover underwater navigation, buoyancy and deep diving, as well as 2 elective dives which include rescue and dive planning procedures. You have the option of including Enriched Air course when you do our Advanced Course. The Enriched Air Course starts with theory and you will complete 2 of your dives on Nitrox.
Pro Dive Coogee is able to issue:
Statements of Attainment for the following nationally recognised Training Units of Competency under the Outdoor Recreation Industry Recreation Training Package (SR003) on all our Openwater courses by completing these additional requirements
SROODR002A Plan outdoor recreation activities
SROODR002B Plan for minimal environmental impact.
A small additional fee applies.
For further details ask your instructor about our 'Upgrade Course Packages' and 'Career Packages', which will enhance your skills and experience.
Please note if you have opted to include gear hire in your booking, this hire includes: wetsuit, BC, regulator, dive computer, tanks & weights
You need to be OpenWater Certified and must bring your certification.
Fitness to Dive
Please take time to review the Dive Medical Requirements and Fitness to Dive information.
Web address for the Doctors registered to do the Dive Medical - www.spums.org.au
Tanks, weight belt, weights are included in course cost.
Gear Hire is available and includes one piece wetsuit, BC, regulator with dive computer. Snorkelling gear is not included
What you need to bring
You need to bring sunscreen, swimmers and a towel, some food or pocket money to buy some lunch.
OpenWater Certification Card
Minimum age to complete the Advanced OpenWater Course.
The minimum age is 15 years. All students under 18 years of age will be required to provide signed parent or guardian consent form. This form is available at the Dive Centre. They will also need a parent or guardian to sign their medical questionnaire.