Advanced Open Water Course

Dive deeper!

If your group has already done their Open Water Course with us, why not build on it and bring them back for their Advanced Open Water course? Divers having gone through the course qualify it as the most fun and exciting of all dive courses, being more of an experience training, including 5 themed dives, and no exam!

Bayplay is the only Dive Center on the Mornington Peninsula to offer an E-learning option with its Advanced Open Water Course! Take advantage of PADI's E-learning facilities and have your students learn all about the dives on the course on their own time!

Theory training can also be done in-house during classroom sessions with our instructors!

The PADI Advanced Open Water Course is designed to enhance the skills learnt in the Open Water Course. Students will also learn a variety of new skills such as Underwater Navigation and Naturalist Diving, the thrill of Night Diving and the techniques for safe Deep Diving. Advanced Course includes five Open Water Dives, Scuba Dive Instruction, Equipment Hire, Transfers & Air fills
The Advanced Open Water Course is the best value for money you can get, with 5 dives and full gear hire included!

Dives include:

  • Deep Dive
  • Underwater Navigation Dive
  • Underwater Naturalist
  • Drift Dive
  • Night Dive

Why Learn with Bayplay PADI Dive Resort?

Bayplay offers:

  • A trolley service to transport tanks to and from dive sites
  • Private hot showers & clean dry change rooms
  • Top class charter boats fully meeting safety requirements
  • Highly trained and experienced dive instructors
  • Affordable accommodation options
  • Personalized sales advice for dive equipment purchases at a discounted price!

Bayplay PADI Dive Resort is the only one of its kind in Victoria. The Dive Centre boasts its own on-site facilities including a theory training room and a heated, three-tiered scuba dive training pool. Bayplay Dive Resort provides personalized service with some of the most spectacular marine life to be discovered, including our famous Weedy Sea Dragons and Sea Horse Gardens. Furthermore world-class dive sites such as Submarines and Shipwrecks are sure to amaze.

Bayplay Dive Resort adheres to the highest of standards. Safety is paramount as is reflected in Bayplay Dive Resort's accreditation by the Better Business Tourism Accreditation Program. We are a 3-time winner of the Victorian Tourism Awards for Adventure Tourism, in 2005, 2006 and 2007.

Pre-requisites: Students must be certified PADI Open Water Diver or equivalent and must be in a state of reasonable physical condition for diving.

What to Bring:

  • 2 Passport Photos
  • Certificate of Completion of the E-learning Theory Training
  • Open Water Certification Card
  • Log Book
  • Bathers & Towel

Underwater cameras, masks, fins, booties as well as an extensive range of other dive equipment are available for purchase at Bayplay at a discounted price for all dive students! Please take the time to speak to one of our Instructors about your needs. Dive and Travel insurance is highly recommended.