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SCUBA PROFESSIONALS OF ARIZONA |9299 W Olive Ave #816 Peoria, AZ  |  602-314-6650  |  Tue - Fri 10 am-6 pm, Sat 9 am-5pm

Open Water Diver (Scuba Certification Course) - Group Class

Obtain the knowledge and skills to become a confident and safe diver!  This course will earn you the certification required to scuba dive anywhere worldwide.

Taught by our certified SSI Scuba instructors, the course entails:

  • Completing digital learning via app on your PC or smart phone
  • 3-Hour academic classroom review session
  • Nine hours of in-pool training and practice (over 2-3 days/evenings)
  • Four local lake dives over two weekend mornings*
Classes are held either over a single weekend, or evening weekday courses that take two weeks to complete.  Certification dives are held bi-monthly at Lake Pleasant*.

The course fee includes digital learning course work via Iphone/Android app, Scuba gear consisting of regulator, BCD, gauges, air cylinder, weights, and wetsuit for lake certification. You'll need to supply your own "personal gear"; mask, snorkel, fins, gloves, boots, anti-fog, and surface buoy. We have discounted pricing on personal gear and a 10% discount for additional purchases. We have a broad selection of styles and price points!

Want to get started early?  Download the SSI digital app at MySSI APP.  Register, select Scuba Professionals of Arizona as your training center, and download free learning materials.

Questions? Call us (602) 314-6650 or email

* Lake certification dives must be scheduled separately. Go to our Calendar here for optional dates.

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: Please note this is a Group Class. We keep the group size small (usually 4 - 6 students), and you will get plenty of one-on-one instruction. If you want private lessons, call us at (602) 314-6650 or send an email to and we will get back with you!
Materials Included: Buouncy Control Device (BCD), Regulator, Gauges, Air Cylinder, Weights, Tank refills, Wet Suit for Lake Dive Certifications, Digital Learning Materials via SSI App
Requirements: Required paperwork and digital learning must be completed prior to 1st class, doctor's approval IF any relevant medical pre-condition also required. Students must provide their own "personal gear" consisting of mask, snorkel, fins, gloves, boots, and anti-fog.

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.