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El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingOpen Water Certification
Saturday February 24th, 2018
Local Certification
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingGroup Pool Refresher
Saturday March 3rd, 2018
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingTry SCUBA Diving
Saturday March 3rd, 2018
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingNight Diver
Monday March 5th, 2018
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingDrysuit Diver
Saturday March 10th, 2018
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingOpen Water Diver
Monday March 12th, 2018
One Week Format
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingPerfect Buoyancy
Monday March 12th, 2018
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingSSI Extended Range
Tuesday March 13th, 2018
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SSI Advanced Open Water Diver at El Mar Diving Center in Mesa ArizonaAdvanced Diver Recognition

Open Water Diver training is designed to give you the basic knowledge and skills needed to explore the underwater environment. Specialty training takes you beyond those basic skills and prepares you to dive in a variety of situations and conditions, while increasing your confidence, making you a more comfortable and safe diver. New skills such as navigation, underwater photography, deep diving or night diving, broaden your diving experience, increase your appreciation for the underwater world, and are a whole lot of fun! Learn these skills with safety and confidence, under the guidance of a El Mar Diving Center Instructor.

El Mar Diving Centers Advanced Diver is different from other certification agencies. Our Advanced Diver is a Recognition of completing Four Specialty Courses and having 24 logged dives (including you Open Water certification dives), when you achieve that accomplishment, you are a Advanced Diver!

The primary goal of El Mar Diving Center is to teach you important skills in a fun environment. All courses are taught using home study, short academic sessions, and in-water training. Some suggested training courses; Underwater Navigation, Night/Limited Visibility, Underwater Photography, Boat Diving, or Buoyancy Diver, are just a few of the new skill sets you can learn.

Course Fee: FREE complete Four Specialties with El Mar Diving Center and get the Advanced Diver Card for FREE!


  • Advanced Diver Card with your specialties listed and current number of logged dives

Required Equipment

  • Total Diving System
  • Tanks & Weights


Stop by El Mar Diving Center, or call (480) 833-2971 for more information.