Advanced SCUBA certification

Get to the next level!

Advanced scuba diver on a tecnical dive in Playa del Carmen

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

You don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed to advance your diving, so you can start right after earning your PADI Open Water Diver certification.


The course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills through different Adventure Dives. You try out different specialties while gaining experience, developing capabilities and logging dives as you find new ways to have fun scuba diving.

The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course consists of 5 Adventure Dives, there are two required dives – Deep and Underwater Navigation – and you choose the other three, for a total of 5 dives.

Optional adventure dives 

- Peak Performance Buoyancy Adventure Dive *Highly recommended*

- Drift Adventure Dive

- Fish Identification Adventure Dive

- Underwater Naturalist Adventure Dive

- Digital Underwater Imaging Adventure Dive (only with your own camera)

- Night Adventure Dive (only available in Tulum)

- Wreck Adventure Dive (available in Playa, and Cozumel)

- Nitrox Adventure Dive

- Cavern Adventure Dive

- Search and Recovery Adventure Dive

The theory part of the course is independent self-study. You will do this with the  e-manual that we would assign you.

You can split your course between places. Contact us so we can plan your perfect course. 

Duration: 2 days 

No of dives:  5 Adventure dives

Max Depth: 30 m / 60 feet 

Dive Type: Ocean / Cenotes


Location: Tulum, Playa del Carmen (*upgrades: Akumal, Puerto Morelos, Cozumel)


Experience: Open water diver certification

Price $500 US 

Course materials and equipment are included in the price.

Extra day $150 US

 Courses taken longer than our schedule will be charged for additional days.

Adventure Dives

Not enough time in paradise? Get started with some Adventure Dives

You can start training with us and finish your certification in any PADI center in the world.

We would sign and stamp your adventure dives, so you can continue your adventure and finish your certification else where. 

Price + $40 US on top your regular dives

Divers going for a dive on Nitrox in Playa del Carmen Mexico

NITROX certification course


If you are not yet NITROX (Enriched air Nitrox) certified, this could be your chance to get your certification, that will be life changing through out your diving life. 


Extend your dive time, dive safer and keep more energy for the rest of your holiday activities by diving with enriched air. 


We’ll go through the practical session before your already booked  dives, where we’ll: 


- Discuss managing oxygen exposure.

- Practice analyzing oxygen content in your scuba tank.

- Set your dive computer for diving with enriched air nitrox.


Sign up for Enriched Air Diver Online – PADI’s eLearning option – to get started immediately. The web-based system covers all the enriched air diver course content and allows you to study at your own pace through an easy-to-use, interactive program.

Price $200 US 

e-learning theory, certification and Nitrox tanks are included in the price.

SCUBA Review (Refresher course)

Refresh your skills  - Haven’t been scuba diving lately? Feeling a bit rusty?

The Scuba Review program is just the refresher you need to brush up on your knowledge and skills. We'll get you in the water having fun and feeling comfortable again. It’s quick and easy, and a good way to prepare for your next adventure with us. 

As a dive shop policy a Refresher course will be required for any diver who has not dived for 12 months or longer.

Thank you for helping us keep diving safe. 


* Proof of your last dive will be required when diving with us * 


Refresher course in Playa del Carmen:  Includes basic diving theory and a confined water session (pool / cenote) covering the basic SCUBA diving skills.

Duration: Half day 

No of dives: 1 Confined water dive  / 2 Open water dives

Max Depth: 12 m / 40 feet 

Dive Type: Ocean / Cenote 

Refresher course in Tulum: Includes basic diving theory and a confined water session (cenote) covering the basic SCUBA diving skills.

Duration: Half day 

No of dives: 1 Confined water dive  / 2 Open water dives

Max Depth: 12 m / 40 feet 

Dive Type: 1 Cenote dive  / 1 Ocean Dive   

Scuba diving Refresh 

Price $180 US 

A PADI scba diver in Playa del Carmen takes a refresher course to remember what he learnt during his scuba certification

PADI ReActivate 

Haven’t been diving for a while and want a full on SCUBA refresher?

The ReActivate™ program is the perfect way to update your dive skills and knowledge from the PADI Open Water Diver Course before jumping back into the water.


Whether you want a few reminders or need to go over the basics, ReActivate is personalized for you: You conveniently review scuba concepts on your tablet, mobile device or computer, then go diving with a PADI Professional.


Divers who complete both the knowledge and inwater skill refresher receive a replacement certification card with a ReActivated date on it.


Dive shops appreciate seeing a recent ReActivate date on your certification card because it means you’re ready to dive in.

$180 US confined water / 1 Dive 

  Dive equipment is included in the price.

*e-learning theory to buy directly with PADI*