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OPTION 2 - WEEKEND OPEN WATER SESSION Padi Open Water Certification

WEEKEND CLASS
High Season (Apr – Oct) $290/Low Season (Nov – Mar) $250

The Playground Dive Shop Weekend Course is designed for those persons who are very comfortable in the water and have a busy schedule.  Familiarity with computers and online learning is also important as the academic portion is online for this option of PADI Open Water Certification.

STEP 1:  Sign-up For E-Learning $185 (paid online)

You can start learning immediately by clicking here: Start Diving Today.  Everyone learns at a different pace, so we recommend calling the Playground Dive Shop to schedule your orientation and pool classes when you have completed your online course work.  You may also purchase the pool portion and pick your dates below. Or sign up for the whole class below and you will be sent a code to start your e-learning.

SIGN-UP FOR e-LEARNING

STEP 2: Choose Your Orientation/Induction Date

Choose an orientation date and reserve your spot by calling The Playground Dive Shop, 816-220-7529. During your orientation you will have your picture taken, meet other students & staff, go over logistics and learn to assemble your scuba kit so you are prepared for your first pool class. We offer 2 orientation dates almost every month.  Orientation must be completed prior to participation in any pool classes. 

Orientation/Induction Dates for the 2019 Dive Season are:  Weekdays 6:00 pm / Weekends 10:00 am

Dec 2018 6th, 20th 
Jan 2019 1st, 12th 
Feb 2nd, 11th 
Mar 2nd, 18th 
Apr 2nd, 22nd
 May 11th, 30th
Jun 8th, 18th
Jul 2nd, 27th
 Aug 8th, 24th
 Sep 5th, 28th
 Oct 5th
 

 

CHOOSE ORIENTATION DATE 

STEP 3: Choose Your Weekend Pool Classes 

(balance due for pool sessions : high season $105 / low season $65)

The weekend course is Sunday 9-1pm.  This allows for the optimum use of confined pool training to learn to scuba dive.  After purchasing the e-Learning portion, the balance due to finish up your PADI Confined Pool Session is Low Season $65 / High Season $105.  Once you have mastered all the dive skills, you can then sign up for your check-out dives at Beaver Lake or join us on one of our exotic dive travels to complete your certification.

Weekend Class Dates for 2019 Dive Season
Dec 16
Jan 20
Feb 17
Mar 24
Apr 21
May 19
Jun 23
Jul 14
Aug 18
Sep 22
Oct 6
 

 

The Playground Dive Shop provides the rental equipment: BC, Regulator, Dive Computer and Wetsuit.  Each student will need to provide their own personal gear: Mask, Fins, Snorkel and Boots. 

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Step 4: Choose your Lake Session $200 ($50 deposit)

Once you have mastered all the dive skills, you can then sign up for your check-out dives at Beaver Lake or join us on one of our exotic dive travels to complete your certification. 

CHOOSE LAKE SESSION

  Start Date Course Course Type Max. Places Places Available   Price    
16 Dec 2018 OWW 12/16/2018 10 9 US$ 250.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 16 Dec 2018
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 16 Dec 2018
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 16 Dec 2018
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 16 Dec 2018
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 16 Dec 2018
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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08 Jan 2019 OW 1/8/2019 16 16 US$ 250.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 2
Tue 08 Jan 2019
21 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 1
Tue 08 Jan 2019
19:00
-1140 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 10 Jan 2019
21 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 10 Jan 2019
19:00
-1140 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 15 Jan 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 17 Jan 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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20 Jan 2019 OWW 1/20/2019 10 10 US$ 250.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 20 Jan 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 20 Jan 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 20 Jan 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 20 Jan 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 20 Jan 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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17 Feb 2019 OWW 2/17/2019 10 8 US$ 250.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 17 Feb 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 17 Feb 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 17 Feb 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 17 Feb 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 17 Feb 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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19 Feb 2019 OW 2/19/2019 16 16 US$ 250.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 19 Feb 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Confined Pool 2
Tue 19 Feb 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Confined Pool 3
Thu 21 Feb 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Confined Pool 4
Thu 21 Feb 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Confined Pool 5
Tue 26 Feb 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Swims
Thu 28 Feb 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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12 Mar 2019 OW 3/12/2019 16 16 US$ 250.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 12 Mar 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 12 Mar 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 14 Mar 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 14 Mar 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 19 Mar 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 21 Mar 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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24 Mar 2019 OWW 3/24/2019 10 10 US$ 250.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 24 Mar 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 24 Mar 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 24 Mar 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 24 Mar 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 24 Mar 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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02 Apr 2019 OW5 4/2/2019 8 8 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Induction
Tue 02 Apr 2019
18:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 1
Tue 09 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Knowledge Dev 1
Tue 09 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 2
Tue 09 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 2
Tue 16 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Tue 16 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Tue 16 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Final Exam
Tue 23 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 3
Tue 23 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 4
Tue 23 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 5
Tue 23 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Pool 5
Tue 30 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Swims
Tue 30 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

5 Week Session

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09 Apr 2019 OW 4/9/2019 16 16 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 09 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 09 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 11 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 11 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 16 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 18 Apr 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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21 Apr 2019 OWW 4/21/2019 10 10 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 21 Apr 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 21 Apr 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 21 Apr 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 21 Apr 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 21 Apr 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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07 May 2019 OW 5/7/2019 16 16 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 07 May 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 07 May 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 09 May 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 09 May 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 14 May 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 16 May 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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19 May 2019 OWW 5/19/2019 10 10 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 19 May 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 19 May 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 19 May 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 19 May 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 19 May 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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30 May 2019 OW5 5/30/2019 8 8 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Induction
Thu 30 May 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 1
Thu 06 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Knowledge Dev 1
Thu 06 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 2
Thu 06 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 2
Thu 13 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Thu 13 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Thu 13 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Final Exam
Thu 20 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 3
Thu 20 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 4
Thu 20 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 5
Thu 20 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Pool 5
Thu 27 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Swims
Thu 27 Jun 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

5 Week Session

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11 Jun 2019 OW 6/11/2019 16 16 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 11 Jun 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 11 Jun 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 13 Jun 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 13 Jun 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 18 Jun 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 20 Jun 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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23 Jun 2019 OWW 6/23/2019 10 10 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 23 Jun 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 23 Jun 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 23 Jun 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 23 Jun 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 23 Jun 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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02 Jul 2019 OW5 7/2/2019 8 8 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Induction
Tue 02 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 1
Tue 09 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Knowledge Dev 1
Tue 09 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 2
Tue 09 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 2
Tue 16 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Tue 16 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Tue 16 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Final Exam
Tue 23 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 3
Tue 23 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 4
Tue 23 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 5
Tue 23 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Pool 5
Tue 30 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Swims
Tue 30 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

5 Week Session

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09 Jul 2019 OW 7/9/2019 16 16 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 09 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 09 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 11 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 11 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 16 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 18 Jul 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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14 Jul 2019 OWW 7/14/2019 10 10 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 1
Sun 14 Jul 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 2
Sun 14 Jul 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 14 Jul 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 14 Jul 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 14 Jul 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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06 Aug 2019 OW 8/6/2019 16 16 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 06 Aug 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 06 Aug 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 08 Aug 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 08 Aug 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 13 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 15 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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08 Aug 2019 OW5 8/8/2019 8 8 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Induction
Thu 08 Aug 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 1
Thu 15 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Knowledge Dev 1
Thu 15 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 2
Thu 15 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 2
Thu 22 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Thu 22 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Thu 22 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Final Exam
Thu 29 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 3
Thu 29 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 4
Thu 29 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 5
Thu 29 Aug 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Pool 5
Thu 05 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Swims
Thu 05 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

5 Week Session

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18 Aug 2019 OWW 8/18/2019 10 10 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 18 Aug 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 18 Aug 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 18 Aug 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 18 Aug 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 18 Aug 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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05 Sep 2019 OW5 9/5/2019 8 8 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Induction
Thu 05 Sep 2019
18:00
03 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 1
Thu 12 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Knowledge Dev 1
Thu 12 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 2
Thu 12 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Confined Pool 2
Thu 19 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Thu 19 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Thu 19 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Final Exam
Thu 26 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 3
Thu 26 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 4
Thu 26 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Knowledge Dev 5
Thu 26 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Playground Dive Shop
Pool 5
Thu 03 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Swims
Thu 03 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

5 Week Session

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10 Sep 2019 OW 9/10/2019 16 16 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 10 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 10 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 12 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 12 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 17 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 19 Sep 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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22 Sep 2019 OWW 9/22/2019 10 10 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 22 Sep 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 22 Sep 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 22 Sep 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 22 Sep 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 22 Sep 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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06 Oct 2019 OWW 10/6/2019 10 10 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Pool 2
Sun 06 Oct 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 3
Sun 06 Oct 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 4
Sun 06 Oct 2019
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 5
Sun 06 Oct 2019
13 hours 00 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Pool 1
Sun 06 Oct 2019
09:00
-540 minutes
Henley Aquatics Center
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

Weekend Course

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08 Oct 2019 OW 10/8/2019 16 16 US$ 290.00

Open Water Diver

Confined Pool 1
Tue 08 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 2
Tue 08 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 3
Thu 10 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 4
Thu 10 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Confined Pool 5
Tue 15 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Swims
Thu 17 Oct 2019
19:00
02 hours 30 minutes
Instructor(s): Cathi ChristinaTad Choate

2 Week Course

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