|NO CLASSROOM WORK!
The majority of the course is done at the dive site. There are no lectures or
tests, just practical experience that will help you polish skills you already
have and let you peek at some of the exciting activities available to you as a
diver. All the experiences you are exposed to can be expanded and enhanced by
enrolling in any of our Specialty Courses, and your Adventure Course dives count
as your first Specialty Course dive.
YOUR ADVENTURES IN DIVING COURSE...
is typically completed in one to two days, with three dives being conducted
in Lake Tahoe and/or the surrounding mountain lakes.
Choose three of the elective dives listed and earn your Adventure Diver
Certification. These dives can be applied to your Advanced Open Water Diver
For those who want a little more.
YOUR ADVANCED DIVER COURSE...
Is conducted in as little as two to three days
and is flexible to meet your busy schedule. Dives are conducted locally
and/or in the ocean around Monterey. The course includes: 5 different
dives, to expand your experience in a wide variety of diving
DIVES: Choose a total of 3 dives from the 16 Elective dives listed and
include Deep Dive and Navigation for a total of 5 dives.
Diving various locations under a
number of different conditions will not only enhance your experience as
a skilled diver, but will also qualify you for your PADI Advanced Open
Water Certification. Your certification card and picture are included in
your course fees.
The PADI Adventures in Diving Manual, which is
included in your course fees, is a vital source of information for those
interested in expanding their knowledge and enhancing their practical
experiences. Your included log book is required throughout the course.
All dives will be signed by your instructor as well as your dive buddy.
No dive buddy? Don't worry! You will meet many new friends as you share
in these exciting adventures and experiences.
You may use your own personal equipment, or if you are
still debating over which equipment you want, Sierra Diving Center has
special student rental rates available for you at a reduced cost.