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Discover the Depths with Red Alert Diving's PADI Open Water Class


Embark on an underwater adventure like never before with Red Alert Diving's PADI Open Water Class. Aspiring divers, enthusiasts, and adventurers alike are invited to dive into the world of scuba with one of the most reputable dive centers in the region.

PADI Open Water Scuba Course

To enroll in the PADI Open Water Diver course you must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.

Why Choose Red Alert Diving?

  1. On-Site Heated Pool: Perfect your skills in comfort and warmth. Our custom heated dive pool provides an ideal environment for learning and practice, ensuring your comfort as you master essential diving techniques.
  2. Years of Experience: With decades of collective experience, our team of certified instructors brings unparalleled expertise to every class. Benefit from our extensive knowledge as we guide you through each phase of your scuba journey.
  3. Professionalism: At Red Alert Diving, professionalism is paramount. From your first inquiry to the moment you receive your certification, expect nothing less than exceptional service, attention to detail, and a commitment to your safety.
  4. Close Proximity to Great Diving: Nestled in a prime location, our dive center offers close proximity to some of the most breathtaking dive sites in the area. Immerse yourself in vibrant marine ecosystems from saltwater reefs to freshwater springs. Explore the wonders of the underwater world just minutes away from our doorstep.
  5. Multiple Dive Boats: Our fleet of well-equipped dive boats ensures that your underwater excursions are nothing short of extraordinary. Whether you're seeking tranquil reef dives or exhilarating wreck explorations, we have the vessel to suit your needs.
  6. Top-of-the-Line Equipment: Dive with confidence knowing that you're equipped with the best gear available. From masks to fins, and everything in between, our inventory boasts top-of-the-line equipment, including dive computers, to enhance your diving experience and safety.

Experience the Thrill of Scuba Diving

Join us at Red Alert Diving and unlock the wonders of the underwater realm. Whether you're a beginner eager to take your first plunge or a seasoned diver looking to expand your skills, our PADI Open Water Class promises an unforgettable journey beneath the surface. Dive into adventure with Red Alert Diving today.


PADI's Online Training program is designed so that you can learn the academics at your own pace when it is convenient for you. Red Alert Diving uses PADI online training to support all of our classes. This ensures that you receive the most current information in your training.


In the PADI Open Water Diver course, you learn to use basic scuba gear. This includes a mask, snorkel, fins, regulator, buoyancy control device and a tank. The equipment you wear varies, depending upon whether you’re diving in tropical, temperate or cold water.

Pool Training

When you're fitted with your scuba equipment you will begin your pool training. Your instructor will put into practice the techniques you learned in the academics program. Your training dives will be logged and approved by your instructor before you move on to open water.

Open Water Training

Get ready to experience everything you've learned with the freedom of open water. As soon as your open water training dives are approved by your instructor you will be a certified diver. PADI Open Water Diver certification is recognized worldwide so your diving experiences will be limitless.


  • Can be completed in three days
  • Available in traditional workbook, E Learning or Tablet courses
  • Mask, Fins and Snorkel required

Contact us at 850-238-8760 or click the book now button to schedule your course