Dive deeper into the adventure sport of scuba diving with this PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course. Perfect for certified divers who are adept in basic scuba skills, this course will train divers over the course of five open water dives. Accompanied by a certified dive instructor, you'll undertake specialty dives such as the night dive, wreck dive, drift dive and many more to learn the intricate details of advanced diving. After successfully completing the course, you'll be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver.
NOTE: Only divers certified as a PADI/SSI Open Water Diver can book this advanced scuba course in Andaman.
Havelock Island, a small island in the Andaman archipelago, is the most widely recognized destination for scuba diving in India. Submerged in the deep blue waters of the Andaman Sea, the dive centers and beaches of Havelock attract adventure travellers from all over the continent. The dive spots around the island, with high visibility, are located in areas of dense and diverse marine life. The under water topography of the dive spots, from sandy seafloors to lively corals, offer a varied diving experience to divers of all skill levels.
Earn your PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification. | Complete 5 open water dives as deep as 100-feet for 45 minutes each. | Improve your scuba diving skills in a small group with personalised attention. | Explore the underwater beauty of the Andaman Sea at Havelock Island.
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
Professional Association of Dive Instructors -PADI
1 Instructor for every 4 Participants
Report to the dive center on Havelock Island by 07:30 hrs. Here, you'll meet your instructor and prepare for the day's activities. Your training begins with a self-study of modules designed to refresh your prior skills and introduce you to advanced dive techniques.
After studying the required modules, you'll proceed to take a boat ride from the dive center to a few of the dive spots in the Andaman Sea. You'll don the wetsuit to complete two, 45-minute long dives. During these dives, the dive instructor will take you through the two mandatory specializations of underwater navigation and deep diving. Return back to the island and spend the rest of the day at leisure.
No accommodation is provided throughout the trip. Today's meal package includes a light lunch served on the boat between the two open water dives.
Havelock Island dive center
Havelock Island dive center
For cancellations made 30 days or more before beginning the advanced scuba diving course: 98% refund.
For cancellations made 15-29 days before beginning the advanced scuba diving course: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 15 days before beginning the advanced scuba diving course: no refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.
Divers are required to follow instructions of the dive instructor during the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course.
Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the course. Consumption of tobacco products and cigarettes is not recommended either.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Please allow 12 hours between the end of your last dive and your return flight to allow your body to recover.