Training & Certification

Adventure West Scuba

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Our dive facility features a state of the art heated pool, showers, lockers, changing facilities, dive gear and a very attentive staff.

Open Water PADI Certification
$490.00  (Includes; books, PIC card, photo, mouthpiece, & rental) Plus Taxes

Open Water fees are not included in class cost. (The Crater, Belmont, Blue Lake, ect.) These fees are to be paid by customer.

Includes: Books, Photo, PIC Card, Equipment Rental (Tank, BCD, Regulator, Wetsuit, etc.)

NOTE: Students need to purchase or rent ($30.00) personal gear (Mask, Fins, Snorkel, Boots).

* If you choose to rent and then purchase a mask, fin, snorkel, and/or boots; at the end of the class, you can apply your rental fee towards your purchase (up to 30 days after class ends).

The course meets 2 nights a week for two weeks from 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm and includes all materials such as books, testing, dive tables, adventure logs starter pack, ID Card with photo, BCD, regulator, and weights.

You must be at least 10 years of age to participate in this program. You will need to rent, own, or purchase a mask, fin, snorkel and booties.

In the PADI Open Water Dive Course your PADI instructor takes you through the basics of learning how to scuba dive. You will start your adventure in our pool located at our dive center and progress to the open water obtaining the knowledge and background you will need along the way.

The Open Water PADI Certification creates a solid foundation in the diving world. As a certified diver new and unparalleled adventures await creating exciting opportunities opening a door to more advanced training and certifications.

Advanced Open Water PADI Certification $550.00 

NOTE: Students need to purchase or rent ($45.00) all equipment.

This course requires Open Water PADI Certification first. This course meets for 1 night at the pool then we meet at the lake for 5 dives over 2 days.

You must own or rent your equipment. As part of the Advanced Open Water PADI Certification you will have the opportunity to participate in advanced specialty activities.

You will select three additional dives in addition to the 2 required dives to complete the course with a total number of 5 dives which can include:

  • Night Diving
  • Search and Recovery
  • Underwater Nature Study
  • Underwater photography
  • Enriched Air

Rescue Diver Certification 

Includes: Books, Photo, PIC Card

NOTE: Students need to buy or rent all equipment.
(Rental is $50.00 and is Not incuded in class price)
This course requires PADI Advanced and Open Water Certifications first. Since Rescue Diver Certification is a specialty course prior registration is required.

Considered to be one of the most challenging in diving courses it is also one of the most rewarding. The PADI rescue dive course is designed for the diver who wants to be able to handle an accident if it were to occur. It is also a prerequisite for those who would like to become a diving professional or Dive Master. You must have a First Aid Certificate within the last 2 years.

Material include Books, ID card with photo, and you must own or rent all equipment for this course.

The Course covers the following arenas:

  • Self-Rescue and diver stress
  • Emergency management and equipment
  • In-water rescue breathing protocols
  • Egress
  • Dive Accident scenarios

EFR First Aid Class Certification 

Includes: Books, Card, and Certification Form.

As an EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONDER you will be trained on how to handle emergency situations and activating the EMS system. Materials include Books and EFR Certificate.

This Course will cover:

  • CPR
  • Airway
  • Bleeding Control
  • Spinal Stabilization
  • EMS Activation
  • Patient Assessment

Dive Master PADI Certification 

Includes: Crew pack, Books, Photo, & Slates

Does NOT Include Fees Paid to PADI.

NOTE: Students need to purchase or rent all equipment.

Known as the elite diving world, allowing you to write your own ticket to endless adventures. The Dive Master PADI Certification places you in a class of distinction that separates you from all other certifications. This is a reserved course and treated as a mentoring class and could take up to 6 months to complete. Materials include books, ID card with photo, wheel, ERDP, slates and training materials. At least 5 PADI specialty diver certifications are required in the DIVE MASTER program. You will also need to have logged 50 dives.

Deep Diver PADI Certification 

Does not include rental fees.

This specialty course is a reserved course and provides training at depths beyond that of OPEN WATER and ADVANCED OPEN WATER certifications. These are two tank dives that require strict decompression protocols and training. Materials include books, ID card with photo and certificate. Three dives are required to complete this course. You can use one of your advanced dives toward this course. You will be taught how to become aware of the deep environment while observing all safety protocols and procedures.

Enriched Air/Nitrox PADI Certification $370.00

This course is a reserved course and deals with higher oxygen levels in you breathing air. Materials include books, testing and ID card with photo. You will be required to attend 1 class session at the dive center.

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Underwater Photography 
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You too can shoot pictures underwater. This course requires 1 class and one weekend of diving.

Required: Must own or rent your own camera.

Night Diver 
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Three dives are required to complete this course. You can use one of your advanced dives for this course. Night diver teaches you to become aware of the night environment while underwater and with direct supervision.

Multi Level Diver 
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Learn to develop the knowledge and theories of dive tables, dive computer, multi-level diving with the wheel and modern dive computers. One class at the dive center and 2 dives are required at open water site.

DVP (Scooter) 
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You will learn the proper assembly, handling, and use of a DPV. One Class and 2 dives are required at open water site.

Peak Performance Buoyance 
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Requires 2 dives at the open water site. The course is designed to help you trim weight from your weight belt or BCD so you can enjoy diving more allowing you to become more streamline while protecting the underwater environment. This is a must course for any level of diver.

Altitude Diver 
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This course requires 2 dives at the open water site. Develop theoretical knowledge of no decompression dives at altitudes of up to 10,000 feet.

Search and Recovery 
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This course requires 4 dives with a special introduction to safe and supervised search and recovery class. Students will perform simple search and recovery related tasks and learn to perform important search and recovery skills.

Underwater Navigator 
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This course requires 2 dives of which you will learn and develop practical knowledge of underwater navigation using compass and natural navigation techniques.