The Dive Shop Newport R.I
The Dive Shop Newport R.I

PADI Open Water Course

Who should take this course?

If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course.



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                                         What will you learn?

The PADI Open Water Diver course teaches you the basics of diving and how to stay safe through knowledge development and practical training. The course consists of three main phases:

• 2 Knowledge Development in a classroom to understand basic principles and theory of scuba diving.

• 2 Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills in a pool or shallow, confined water.

• 2 Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore the underwater environment!



Price $450.00

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Provided by the Shop:



  1. Certified Instructor
  2. Pool Time
  3. Wetsuit
  4. Tanks
  5. BCD
  6. Regulators with Gauges
  7. Medical and Waiver folder and Forms
  8. ** Open WaterTraining Book with Dive tables and training Log
  9. **Certification Card upon completion 

**Students to keep



Student to supply:



Listed below are basic items students will need to provide for the Open Water Course. Items are required by the first pool session. *Students purchasing personal gear during registration will receive 10% off purchase. 


  1. Scuba Mask
  2. Snorkel
  3. Dive Fins
  4. Dive Boots
  5. Weight Belt
  6. 2 Weight Stops
  7. * Weights -approx 10% body weight plus 10lbs
  8. **Hood
  9. **Gloves


*Discount does not apply on these items 

**Optional item. Not mandatory but recommended with colder water temperatures. 


* There‘s a minimum $100.00 nonrefundable deposit on scuba classes and balance  must be paid by the first class
** There‘s no refund if you drop out of the class wants it starts

*** Make up class is at the discretion of the Instructor.


Referral Class $350.00

Designed for students that would like to do there Open Water Dives in different location

*Classroom and pool skills only


Check Out Dives $250.00

Need to finish your Basic Open Water course or just need a tune up?





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