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Open Water Certification
 

AGES: 15 & Up 

Scuba Diving in Massachusetts
Scuba diving certifications in Salem Massachusetts

This entry-level course offers you a certification that is recognized worldwide upon successful completion. There are three segments that make up this program; Knowledge Development (e-Learning), Confined Water Lessons (pool), and Open Water Dives (ocean). Please note that all of our instructional programs are semi private. We value smaller instructor to student ratios!

What you will learn:              ​

  • How to be a skilled, safe, and confident diver

  • How to assemble and disassemble equipment

  • How to handle and avoid common problems

  • All required skills to become a certified diver

  • One of our highly sought-after instructors will educate you on both the skills and knowledge of becoming a certified diver

  • How to spread awareness about our oceans

What you will Need:​

Length of program:

  • e-Learning 6 hours on average

  • Minimum of 4 hours of Confined Water Training (pool training)

  • 4 Open Water Dives (ocean dives)

Cost of Program:

  • Open Water Diver e-Learning:                     $230.00

  • Enrollment & Confined Water Lessons:     $650.00 

  • Open Water (Ocean) Dives:                         $300.00

  • Open Water Gear Rental Package:              $125.00

Junior Open Water Certification

AGES: 10-14 years old

Kids Scuba diving certification in Massachusetts
Kid Scuba Certifications in Massachusetts

This entry-level course offers you a certification that is recognized worldwide upon successful completion. This program consists of three segments: Knowledge Development (e-Learning), Confined Water Lessons (pool), and Open Water Dives (ocean). The Jr. Open Water Course is similar to the Open Water Certification (for adults) yet with depth restrictions. The Jr Open Water diver must be accompanied by an adult or dive professional. Please note that all of our instructional programs are semi private. We value smaller instructor to student ratios!

What you will learn:              ​

  • How to be a skilled, safe, and confident diver

  • How to assemble and disassemble equipment

  • How to handle and avoid common problems

  • All required skills to become a certified diver

  • One of our highly sought-after instructors will educate you on both the skills and knowledge of becoming a certified diver

  • How to spread awareness about our oceans

  • Limitations to a JR OW Certification

What you will Need:​

Length of program:

  • e-Learning 6 hours on average

  • Minimum of 4 hours of Confined Water Training (pool training)

  • 4 Open Water Dives (ocean dives)

Cost of Program:

  • Open Water Diver e-Learning:                        $230.00

  • Enrollment & Confined Water Lessons:        $650.00 

  • Open Water (Ocean) Dives:                            $300.00

  • Open Water Gear Rental Package:                $125.00

Benefits of training with  DiVE KS

The dive ks difference

  • Semi-Private Classes

    • Smaller class sizes (maximum 5:1) ensure personalized attention and a more focused learning experience.

  • Flexible Training Schedules

    • Class times are flexible, accommodating your schedule and our instructors' availability to the best of our abilities.

  • Highly Sought After

    • Our scuba instruction is top-tier, making us a sought-after choice for those who value quality and excellence in training.

  • I don't see a schedule online? When are your classes?
    We are happy to offer flexible training schedules with our rolling enrollment for all classes. We know that everyone has different schedules! Whether you are available only on evenings, mornings, weekdays or weekends- we've got you covered! Simply let us know your schedule and we will coordinate your class times.
  • I purchased an eLearning with another dive center. Can I enroll with you?
    Yes! Simply send us a copy of your electronic record (eRecord) and we will coordinate the rest. We don't charge any additional fees for not registering with us!
  • I'd love to travel and do my open water dives at another location, is that possible?
    Absoultely! At DiVE KS we help you every step of the way. First you would enroll with us and complete your eLearning, then we would schedule your confined water dives (pool). After demonstrating mastery of all of your skills we will give you a referral. Once you receive the referral you may choose another dive center of your choice at the destination you are traveling to and they will conduct your open water dives.
  • Can my 10 year old dive with me?
    Absolutely! At DiVE KS we pride ourselves in our ability to work with youth. You can obtain a Junior Open Water Certification at the age of 10! Our training is sought after and desired because of our intuitive and subtle teaching approach!
  • I would like to transfer from another dive center I started my training with, is that possible?
    Absolutely! Send us a copy of your eRecord and have the training institution complete and send you a referral. We will take care of the rest! Things happen, we understand! Therefore, our objective is to accommodate your needs and deliver a memorable and positive experience!
  • I'm not sure if I am medically fit for diving, what should I do?
    Take sometime to look over the Medical Statement before enrolling into any program. The medical statement will help guide you. You may need a physicians clearance prior to participating in any in water activities.
Scuba Diving in Salem Massachusetts

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