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Advanced Open Water Diver

Advanced Open Water Diver / AOWD

Advanced Open Water Diver / AOWD

Continue your diving education and gain experience in new areas. While the i.a.c. Open Water Diver training was self-oriented, the AOWD is more focused on your diving skills. You will complete 4 diving specialties (navigation, group orientation and additional two that you can freely choose). The skills that you will learn during these specialties will make your dives even more safe and interesting. They will take you one step closer to attain the i.a.c. Master Diver level.


Open Water Diver or CMAS* certification 

a valid medical statement of fitness for diving

be at least 15 years old 

Academic (theory) and practical training


Group orientation including CPR

2 additional specialty areas of choice