PADI Advanced Open Water courses

PADI Advanced Open Water courses 

Exploration, Strong sensations, Experiences

That’s what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. 

You don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed to advance your diving, so you can start right after earning your PADI Open Water Diver certification.The course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills and become more comfortable underwater. It's a fun way to keep learning things while gaining experience under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.
You may be able to get college credit for the Advanced Open Water Diver course.
This course is based on what you have already learnt and develop your skills by introducing new activities and ways to have fun while scuba-diving.

You will perfect your techniques by carrying out five Adventure dives that will give you a basic knowledge on :
  • Underwater Navigation
  • Deep Diving (generally between 18 and 30 m deep)
  • Three Adventure dives of your choosing


  • Day 1 Discovering

    Discovering Welcome onboard our daily diving boat, the Ramadan 2 (or a liveaboard safari boat).
    The captain and his crew will cast off around 9:00AM to head towards the first dive site where you will take your first steps into this new course.
    During the navigation you will complete some administrative formalities and receive a quick briefing about the boat's various areas and safety instructions.
    Upon completing and correcting your knowledge reviews, your instructor will give you a detailed briefing about the exercises and the dive you will carry out.
    The first Adventure dive you have chosen will take place at a maximum depth of 20 m. Upon performing the exercises, you will discover the fishes of the Red Sea.
    Have you chosen the Fish Identification Adventure dive ? Your instructor will help you identify them all. Back to the marina around 4:00PM.

  • Day 2 Improving

    Improving Your instructor will check with you the two knowledge reviews corresponding to the two required Adventure dives of the course : Deep Diving and Underwater Navigation.
    The captain and his crew will take you to the site where you will carry out your first deep dive at a depth of 30m.
    You will discover new sensations. The second dive will take place on another site where you will learn all the tricks of underwater navigation.

  • Day 3 Congratulations!

    Congratulations! You course is almost over. Your instructor will check with you the knowledge review corresponding to the fifth Adventure dive you have chosen.
    You will then do this dive and after some exercises you will enjoy exploring the colorful Red Sea.
    Your second dive will be done as a certified PADI Advanced Open Water Diver.


This program is given on an indicative basis and can be changed depending on the training modules you choose.

Period & budget

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When to travel?

The best period for travelling is during the following months:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec


  • The courses and training with PADI instructors
  • 5 dives in a natural environment (during 3 days) + 2 days for explorations
  • Transfers from your hotel to the dive center
  • 12L air or Nitrox 
  • Weights
  • Lunch on board and snacks
  • Drinks
  • Taxes

Not included

Entire equipment rent = 15€/day
14L tank (2 per day) = 7€/day
Dive computer = 9€/day
Tips for the crew = 4€/day (recommended) 


We offer week insurance. Have a look at "insurrance" tab on the footer. 

Practical info


4€/day recomended

Supplied equipment

Gear is not included.
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Charlie Laravine

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  • Egyptian Red Sea specialist
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Diving center Safaga
Diving center (Daily Trips) Diving courses
3 days
From €315
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