Two-Hour Discover Scuba Class or PADI Full Open-Water Scuba-Certification Course at Got Air Scuba (Up to 71% Off)

Elk Grove Village

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Humans have long envied fish for their ability to breathe underwater and swim naked without everybody getting all weird about it. Get slippery with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

$22 for a Discover Scuba class with one underwater digital image (a $75 value)

  • Two-hour class held Sundays at 1 p.m., reservations required, subject to availability
  • All equipment provided

$225 for a PADI full open-water scuba-certification course (a $500 value)

  • Classroom and pool training, including a PADI open-water crew pack. Students must provide their own dive mask, snorkel, fins, and booties to use during the course.
  • Four open-water-certification dives, which include rental gear. Students must pay the $20 entry fee to Haigh Quarry for both days of open-water training.

A full PADI course graduates each diver through a three-part program. First, academic sessions combine lectures with at-home study. During pool training, divers learn the proper settings for their equipment. Instructors then oversee a two-day outdoor dive at the Haigh Quarry in Kankakee, which closes with each successful participant earning PADI certification. Before enlisting in the course, attendees must be able to tread water for 10 minutes and swim 200 yards without stopping. Pool classes are included in the school's monthly schedule.

Full certification consists of one weekend of classroom and pool training, and one weekend at the Haigh Quarry for four open-water dives.

Got Air Scuba

Got Air Scuba employs a staff of passionate, knowledgeable PADI-certified instructors. They teach a variety of classes, ranging from introductory courses to advanced specialty courses, such as a rescue diver course and Divemaster program. To facilitate courses, the dive shop stocks gear from ScubaPro and Bare Dive Gear. Once students have learned the ins and outs of breathing underwater, they can partake in a trip to an exotic locale. Past destinations have included Cozumel, Mexico, and some really big puddles.

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    Elk Grove Village

    1001-G Nicholas Blvd.

    Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007

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In a Nutshell

PADI instructors let students try out equipment or lead classroom, pool, and open-water instruction for open-water certification

The Fine Print

Expires May 29th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Registration required; subject to availability and weather. $25 rescheduling fee applies. Must register by expiration date on your Groupon. Must sign waiver. Doctor's signature required for pre-existing medical conditions. Must be 10 or older and able to swim/float for a minimum of 10 minutes. Must provide own mask, snorkel, fins, and log book for full-certification course. $20/day extra fee for quarry entry. Classes must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

All Locations

  • Elk Grove Village (587.2 miles)

    1001-G Nicholas Blvd.

    Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007

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