OPEN WATER DIVER

Catalina Scuba Luv

Open Water Diver

Learn To Scuba Dive With Catalina Scuba Luv!
PADI Open Water Certification

With water covering more than two-thirds of the planet, the ocean is the world’s final frontier of exploration. If you want to explore this area of the planet, Open Water Certification is the first step.

Selected as a PADI Five-Star Resort, our state-of-the-art facility, friendly and knowledgeable diving staff and our ideal location on Catalina Island makes Scuba Luv a great choice for any certification.

Prerequisites

Minimum age - 10 years old

Students Need to Obtain
  • PADI Open Water Manual (For Option Two only)

  • Log Book

  • Recreational Diving Tables

  • PADI Open Water Diving Video or DVD

  • (Materials may be purchased at our facility)

We Provide
  • Mask, snorkel, fins, dive boots and gloves

  • Buoyancy Compensating Device (BCD

  • Adequate exposure protection (Wetsuit)

  • Regulator

  • Timing Device

Discounts

15% off all retail merchandise during your class

10% off all retail merchandise after your class

Like many of PADI's courses, the Open Water Certification program offers options to make the experience as convenient as possible.

Option One: PADI E-learning

Cost: $395.00 (Private: $575.00)

Time Required: 2-3 days

(This is a performance-based program. Additional remedial time may be required to demonstrate proficiency.)

Prerequisites

Register online with the PADI E-learning program

Call us to schedule the in-water training

Complete all coursework online prior to arrival

Course Includes

Review of online coursework and quiz

Approximately two days of waterwork that include five confined water dives and four open water dives


Option Two: Full Certification Course with Instructor Lectures

Cost: $495.00 (Private: $999.00)

Time Required: 3 days

(This is a performance-based program. Additional remedial time may be required to demonstrate proficiency.)

Prerequisites
  • Read the Open Water Manual and complete all Knowledge Reviews prior to arriving on the island

The planning of this program has some flexibility, and your instructor will discuss training completion options with you.

Class Syllabus Example:

Day One:
  • Classroom: Go over Knowledge Reviews, Chapter Quizzes, and Dive Tables

  • Waterwork: Confined Water Dives, Open Water Dives

Day Two:
  • Classroom: Final Exam

  • Waterwork: Confined Water Dives, Open Water Dives

Day Three:
  • Waterwork: Confined Water Dives, Open Water Dives

(Total waterwork includes five confined water dives and four open water dives.)

Option Three: Referral Program

Start your diving education at your local dive shop. Then finish up at Scuba Luv in our wonderful marine environment.

(This is a performance-based program. Additional remedial time may be required to demonstrate proficiency.)

Confined water review and assessment ($125.00) required for all agencies other than PADI.

Final exam and review ($75.00) required for agencies other than PADI.

Open water training dives (four required for completion) must be scheduled over two days per PADI standards.

Cost: $85.00 per training dive (private: $20.00 per dive)

Students rent gear for this program at a 50% discount. (All other student discounts also apply.)

Catalina Scuba LUV

126 Catalina Avenue,

Avalon, CA 90704

Phone. 310-510-2350

Email. scubaluvcatalina@att.net