Open Water Diver Course - Get Certified!
Next Course Available
Sat. Oct 2nd: Commonwealth pool. This will be a big day in the pool. You'll probably meet at the pool around 10:30 and be done there at around 5:30pm.
Oct. 5th and 7th at UVic. Each of these sessions will run from about 6-10pm.
Oct. 9th/10th - Ocean dives (9-4pm ish). 2 dives each day.
Please be advised that both recreation facilities do require all patrons to be vaccinated.
PLEASE NOTE: due to pool closures over the past year, courses are filling very quickly!
Call for availability.
The PADI Open Water Diver Course offers a lifetime certification to dive to 60 feet/18 meters anywhere in the world. Once you have completed the course you will receive a certification card you can take anywhere in the world as a record of your training experience.
What does it involve?
Open Water Course including Drysuit Training:
Once you have registered, Rockfish Divers will be in touch with you on how
to proceed with your open water course.
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We offer courses every month! If our format doesn't work with your schedule - Email us! We may be able to arrange times outside of the below dates. We'll try our best to coordinate around your schedule. Sometimes we can schedule courses during the week with a min. 3 people.
Schedule: Type in "open water course" using the search button on the top right of the calendar below - all open water course start dates will be listed. Can't find a date you really want - ask us! We may be able to accommodate you, especially if there are at least 3 people.
Questions to think about before choosing where to take your open water course...
Want to stay safe? Here are some things to think about when choosing where to take your training:
Who is teaching you?
What is the condition of the dive equipment you use in?