Are you ready to take the plunge & become Open Water Certified? Dive Deeper and find out more! 

Get ready to start an adventure of a lifetime.  You will be introduced into a whole new world.  Two thirds of the earth is covered in water, and becoming Scuba Certified allows you to explore those new areas.  Earning your PADI certification will forever change the way you see the world, both topside and below. Obtaining your Open Water Certification is a three step process.   Check out our Calendar to see the upcoming dates. 

Step 1: Knowledge Development - $169

The knowledge development portion of the course is designed for you to learn at your own pace and at your convenient for your schedule.  This portion of the course is completed online.  This step must be completed before completing your confined water dive, as they build upon themselves.  

Step 2: Confined Water Dives - $130 

Confined water dives will take place in a pool where you will learn, develop, & practice scuba skills with one of our awesome instructors. This portion of the course will take place over two day, typically on a Saturday & Sunday from 9 AM - 5 PM. Please see our calendar for upcoming dates.  As you learn new skills, you will build the abilities and confidence you need to complete the final step of Open Water, which can take place locally with us, on one of our certification trips, or globally at any PADI Dive Center.  

Step 3: Open Water Dives - $200

The final step, you will get to experience the freedom of the open water.  You will combine the skills you have learned in the previous two steps and demonstrate those skills to one of our instructors over two days, typically on a Saturday & Sunday. Open Water Certifications can be completed locally during the months of June - October, on one of our certification trips, or world wide at a PADI Dive Center.   After a successful completion of the Open Water Certification, your adventure will truly begins!  With the PADI Open Water Certification you can dive without an instructor to a maximum depth of 60 feet.  Want to dive deeper? Sign up for an Advanced Open Water Certification Course.

Private Courses available starting at an additional $150. 

What's included in our courses:

- Knowledge Development 

- Training with Experienced Instructors 

- Use of Weight Integrated BCD, Regulator, Tanks, Weights, and Wetsuits

- Logbook to keep record of all your extraordinary scuba dives

- Certification Card after Competition   

    Other Requirements:

    - 10 years old or older

    - Comfortable in the water with adequate swimming skills

    - Personal Equipment that includes Mask, Fins, Snorkel, and Dive Boots. We have package pricing too good to advertise online. 

    - In good physical health.  Take a look at our medical questionnaire. RSTC Medical Questionnaire; you can click here to review it.  If you can answer "yes" to any of the Medical Questionnaire questions, a Physician must sign off that it is safe for you to Scuba Dive.

    - Entry fees are required at some of our dive destinations that is not included in our course fees. 

    Check Out Our Calendar for the Upcoming courses! 

    New Horizons Diving Club Members, Central KY YMCA Members, Falling Springs Members & Group Discounts Available!