Beyond The Basics

Advanced Open Water

Advanced Open Water

Kick Your Training Up To The Next Level

You can get started with eLearning for Advanced Open Water - On-Line! Gift certificates are available too.

For those individuals who want to sample a greater variety of dives or for those looking to further their overall underwater experince, Malibu Divers' Advanced Open Water class is the class for you.

More training. More adventure. More fun. This class offers it to you.

Whether you decide to experience what it's like to explore sunken ships or try your hand at capturing beautiful underwater photographs, our staff of trained and friendly Malibu Divers instructors will be with you every step of the way to make sure that you get the most out of each experience.

  • Conducted over two days at Catalina Island. Scenic Catalina Island (one of the top ten dive destinations in the world!). The Deluxe Catalina weekend includes ferry to and from the island, overnight hotel, shuttle, and one day diving at the underwater marine park (Casino Point) in Avalon, and the second day diving aboard a 65' dive boat sailing out of Avalon and visiting other parts of Catalina island. Only Malibu Divers takes you diving like you're on vacation.


  • Head to Emerald Bay, Catalina Island. The Camp & Dive Catalina weekend includes ferry to and from the island, overnight accommodations (cabin or tent), your meals and diving at Doctor's Cove both days. You want extra adventure and enjoy the camp atmosphere, this option is the way to go.

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course online segment includes knowledge development for the two required topics; Deep diving and Underwater Navigation adventure dives, along with three of the most popular elective dives. These elective dives may include Night Diver, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Wreck Diver, Boat Diver and Underwater Naturalist and many other options.  Check out our specialty dives that are available.


All you need to do is let us know which options you would like to enroll in at least one week prior to the course start date (to allow time for your home study).  If you're not sure about the options or need more information, call or visit us, and we'll sort through how best to meet your schedule and needs. 

If you're ready to roll, you can join one of our already scheduled Advanced Open Water Ocean weekends (or request a private program based on your schedule) and then choose Catalina Weekend (Avalon) or Camp & Dive Weekend; check our Calendar and contact us for any questions.


When can you start? Today. Start your Online Advanced Open Water Diver Course today! 

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course Online is perfect for those looking to hone their existing skills, lean some new ones and get more comfortable in the water. The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course online will take approximately 8 hours to complete.

*Minimum Age for this Course: 10 years old
You can sign-up on-line through eLearning or call, email or visit us at our store for any other information you need.