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Open Water Certification

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Set Dates-(tue-thur or fri-sun)
Custom Dates

Embark on an Adventure by Earning Your PADI Open Water Certification!

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. When you learn to dive with Islamorada Dive Center, you not only learn from experienced and dedicated instructors, you learn to scuba dive in one of the most beautiful locations in the United States! Getting your PADI scuba certification in the Florida Keys is an experience like none other!

To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course (or Junior 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.

PADI eLearning Open Water:

Complete your knowledge development portion online using PADI’s interactive presentations, videos and readings. Learn the material and complete the knowledge review quizzes at your own pace for up to a year prior to your vacation. Once you arrive at Islamorada Dive Center, you will learn and practice skills with us in the pool before completing your four open water check-out dives.

So why wait to make your dream of breathing underwater and exploring the underwater world come true? Enroll today!


Once you complete your purchase, we will send out a confirmation email on how you can schedule your class / dives.

Set Dates

Our “Set Dates” are Tues-Thur and Fri-Sun.  If you need to start your class on days other than Tuesday or Friday, you’ll choose the “Custom Date” option