Don’t get stuck on the kiddie boat! Dive the sites you want to experience by getting your Advanced SCUBA Diver certification in this 3-day course.
Here in Key Largo or at any dive resort / destination, you will be limited on which dives / dives sites you can participate in. In many cases, the lowest certified diver controls where the boat goes and where you can dive.
This course can be taken after completing the NAUI SCUBA Diver certification. It’s titled NAUI Advanced SCUBA Diver because it advances your diving knowledge & skills.
Enroll in a NAUI Advanced Diver Course to explore new dive sites and undertake exclusive activities under the supervision of a NAUI Instructor. This course allows individuals to learn about specialties and diving activities of particular interest. Your confidence and skill as a diver will increase while you experience the excitement of learning more about the underwater world.
During training, students complete a minimum of six open-water dives, including three separate dives for navigation, night or low visibility diving, and deep diving (130 feet/40 meters of maximum depth), plus three additional dives based on your individual preferences and available options.
Possible activities include:
- Search and recovery
- Boat diving
- Light salvage
- Hunting and collecting
- Exploration and underwater mapping
- Wreck diving (non-penetration)
- Observation and data collecting
- Diving in surf or currents
- Altitude diving
- Salt Water diving (in areas where most diving is in fresh water)
- Fresh water diving (in areas where most diving is in salt water)
- Shore diving
- Diving for photos and videos
- Using dive computers
Please plan a backup fourth day in case of delays due to weather, etc.
The Advanced Scuba Diver course is for certified divers who desire additional training or orientation to a variety of diving sites and conditions. Divers must be a minimum of 10 years of age, in good health and must be previously certified as a NAUI Scuba Diver or equivalent.
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Required Deposit: $300
10 years or older
NAUI SCUBA Diver / Junior SCUBA Diver (or qualifying certification)
- Cutting Tool
- Surface Marker Buoy (SMB)
The remaining gear required can be rented from Key Largo Dive Center. View our rental gear.