- $184 for an open-water scuba-certification course with gear rental (a $399 value)
In this course student divers learn the theory and techniques behind open water diving preparing them to practiced learned concepts in pool and open water sessions. Academic learning, pool sessions and open water lessons can take up to 32 hours spread over, at least, a four week period. Exact days and times will depend on student load, availability, and weather. Students can use the shop’s rental scuba equipment (including mask, fins and snorkels) or bring their own (must meet industry standards).
A full service dive shop, Aquatic Ventures equips snorkelers and scuba divers with the gear, tanks, and instruction necessary to breathe underwater. Owner and dive instructor Gary Beiter has more than 40 years of teaching experience and draws upon that know-how during every lesson.