Get Your Scuba Diving Certification in Denver, CO

PADI Open Water Diver

Knowledge Development

Your scuba diving adventure begins with the choice of how to complete the Knowledge Development portion of the course. This involves independent study using either the PADI elearning or PADI Open Water Diver Crewpak. Ether method develops your familiarity with basic principles and procedures of scuba diving such as; how pressure affects your body, how to choose the right gear and what to consider when planning dives.

Option 1 - PADI eLearning

Begin your scuba diving adventure on-line at your pace anytime anywhere with PADI eLearning. With this option you will complete most of the academic part of the PADI Open Water Diver course on-line to prepare for the Confined Water & classroom sessions with your Colorado Scuba Center Instructor.

Please Note:
The PADI eLearning online fee of $174 is paid directly to PADI.You will pay a separate course fee for the confined water dives and classroom sessions to Colorado Scuba Center

OPTION 2 -PADI OPEN WATER CREWPAK

Your scuba diving adventure with option 2 begins with your choice of the Confined Water/ Knowledge Development sessions you wish to attend' and picking up your PADI Open Water Diver Crewpack and PADI Open Water Diver DVD. You will prepare at home, completing the knowledge reviews at the end of each chapter, five in all. Each knowledge development session will begin with a discussion of the knowledge reviews, followed by an academic presentation and, finally a standard quiz. A final written exam will be given the last day of class.

Pricing

 
PADI OPEN WATER DIVER CREWPACK -- 84.95
(EACH STUDENT MUST HAVE ONE)

INCLUDES
  • PADI Open Water Diver Manuel
  • How to Use and Choose Dive Computers Manual
  • Diving Log with Training record
  • Student Folder
 
PADI OPEN WATER DIVER DVD -- 51.95
(DVD CAN BE SHARED)

NO EQUIPMENT PURCHASE Necessary!!

All though Mask, Fins, Snorkel, and Boots are highly recommended during your confined water dives so you know they will work during your Open Water Dives
 
STUDENTS RECIEVE A 10% DISCOUNT ON ALL EQUIPMENT PURCHASES DURING THIER CLASS
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Confined Water Training Dives

Confined water training sessions are fun and easy, and teach practical scuba diving skills. Because they are performance based, you get as much time as you need to practice your new skills before open water certification dives to make the transition to open water diving safe and simple.
Choose Your Course
 
WEEKEND COURSE
Saturday & Sunday Time 8:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday Weekend Course
Saturday & Saturday Time 8:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday Weekend Course
Sunday & Sunday Time 8:00am to 4:00pm
Cost: $165/per person
 
Private Executive Course
Unable to attend one of the above classes, let us customize one for you.
Cost: $300 + step one

STOP BY COLORADO SCUBA CENTER TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT
 
 
TRAINING FEE INCLUDES
  • Confined water/knowledge development session
  • Use of all scuba equipment
  • Use of mask, fins, snorkel and Exposure Suit
  • DAN Student Membership
  • 6 month subscription to Dive Training Magazine
 
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Open Water Training Dives

You will make four scuba dives with your Colorado Scuba Center PADI instructor in the actual diving environment. You will have fun applying and demonstrating the skills you learned in the confined water / knowledge development sessions. You will experience the thrill of visiting the underwater world. These dives are conducted at various dive sites, depending on the time of year of your training.
 
 

Option 1: Local Dives - $150.00

This option is conducted locally from May though October. This option is convenient for many, and is an easy and inexpensive way to complete your Open Water Training Dives with your instructor here at Colorado Scuba Center

Includes:
  • Certification form
  • Use of tanks, weights, & belt
  • Equipment transportation

Student provides:
  • Dive log
  • Recreational dive planner
  • Transport to dive location
  • Park Entry Fee
  • Mask, fins, Snorkel, Boots, & Gloves (can be rented)
  • Scuba Equipment & Exposure Suit
  • ($50.00 rental charge)

    COMPLETE COURSE $430.00
    ELEARNING COURSE $335.00

 

Option 2: Blue Hole, NM - $185.00

From October through May, we conduct training dives at the Blue Hole in Santa Rosa, NM. A subterranean river feeds this natural bell-shaped open water site. Water temperature is 61 degrees, with 50-foot visibility year-round.

Includes:
  • Certification form (PIC)
  • Use of tanks, weights, & belt
  • Equipment transportation

Student provides:
  • Meals
  • Dive log
  • Recreational dive planner
  • Transport to dive location
  • Park Entry Fee
  • Mask, fins, snorkel, boots, & glove (can be rented)
  • Scuba Equipment & Exposure Suit ($50.00 rental charge)
  • Two nights lodging Call us for hotel list

    COMPLETE COURSE $465.00
    ELEARNING COURSE $335.00
 
 

OPTION 3: COLORADO SCUBA CENTER - $100.00

SPONSORED DIVE TRIP -- $100
Colorado Scuba Center also offers a variety of exciting trips on which you may complete your certification dives. These are listed in our trip schedule.

Includes:
  • Certification form (PIC)
  • Tanks, weights, and belt

Student provides:
  • Dive log
  • Recreational dive planner
  • Transport to dive location
  • Scuba equipment & exposure suit
  • Mask, fins, snorkel, boots, & gloves

COMPLETE COURSE: $380.00
ELEARNING COURSE: $265.00
 

OPTION 4: PADI REFERRAL - $35

Upon completion of the course, you may be issued a PADI referral to enable you to complete your certification dives on your own trip.

Includes:
  • PADI student referral form
  • Copy of medical form
  • Procedures cover letter

COMPLETE COURSE: $315.00
ELEARNING COURSE: $200.00
 
 

Complete course pricing

includes:

PLEASE NOTE
Complete course pricing includes a $21.90 discount from buying each piece separately
 

eLearning course pricing

includes:

PLEASE NOTE
The PADI eLearning online fee of $174 is paid directly to PADI
 

E-Learning

 
  • PADI OPEN WATER DIVER
  • PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER
  • PADI RESCUE DIVER
  • PADI DIVEMASTER
  • PADI ENRICHED AIR NITROX
 
  • PADI DIGITAL UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHER
  • PADI IDC
  • PADI SCUBA TUNE-UP
  • PADI Dive Theory