Open Water Scuba Courses

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: http://www.midlandscuba.com/store.html. (Optional)
  •  Class ages are 10 yrs old and up

We will offer two different class types this year:

Classroom setting for evening classes.

v  Your class will meet the first week in a classroom at Midland College in the Physical Education Building, room 114

v  The second week you will have your pool sessions at COM Aquatics, Inc.

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

All classes meet at 7:30 pm – 9:30pm. 

Classes offered each month September, October & December.  See the class set up below.

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Don’t have time for evening classes? We have Saturday Classes:

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

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

 Classes offered each month September, October & December.  See the class set up below.

Please email Sarah Anderson (PADI Instructor) for any questions dive@midlandscuba.com.

 
CourseID Title Date Day(s) Time
9689171Q Open Water Scuba  12/04/17 Sun,Mon,Tue,Wed,Sat 7:30 pm
9692171Q Open Water Scuba  12/16/17 Sun,Sat 6:00 am