Course Outline

Scuba diver photographing fish

Your Open Water 20 program is your first step to a world of adventure. Diving is a truly exhilarating activity. You will always remember the magic of taking your first breath underwater and that feeling of weightlessness. The underwater terrain, the marine life, and the rich history that lies on the ocean floor will provide a lifetime of rewarding adventure, inspiration, and fun. You will meet new friends, create opportunities to travel the globe, and discover an entire new world in your own backyard.

The following are the course objectives:

  • Attain the important knowledge to maximize the safety and enjoyment of diving to 20 meters (Note your maximum training depth will be 18 meters.)
  • Attain diving skills consistent with safe diving practices and maximize your comfort in the water
  • Understand the various opportunities available to you to expand your knowledge, skills, and enjoyment of diving
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