Open Water Scuba

This course introduces students to the theory and practice of SCUBA diving (Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus). The course includes book study, four pool dives and four open water dives. Students receive Open Water SCUBA certification from PADI (Professional Association of Dive Instructors) upon completion.

Materials (PADI materials are paid from Course fees and handed out in class)

PADI Open Water Dive Manual with Computer Simulator

PADI Dive Log

*All rental gear for class will be provided except water boots and exposure suit.

You will also need to provide your own transportation and feed yourself on field trips (e.g. water & bananas).

  • Check out dives will be scheduled once class starts and will be conducted on a Saturday and Sunday at Balmorhea State Park. You are responsible for park fees and hotel fees
  • To order Snorkel package go to: (Optional)
  • Class ages are 10 yrs old and up

v  Classroom portion will be from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at Midland College in the Physical Education Building Rm 114

v  Pool session at COM Aquatics, Inc. at 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

v  Check out dives will be at Balmorhea State Park the weekend after pool sessions

Instructor: Sarah Anderson
9685173Q Mar 3 - 11 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sun,Sat  $550.00
PE 114 COM
Registered: 0 16.0 Hours

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and associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
or call 404-679-4501 for questions about the status of Midland College.

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