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PADI is the largest certification agency in the world. You'll be proud to carry your Certification Card after you've completed your training. Aquatic World offers a number of courses to take you from the novice all the way to professional. Aquatic World is also the only Central New York shop with an onsite pool to make your training experience that much easier. Pressed for time? Whether you want to learn to scuba dive or are already a scuba diver who is looking for a flexible way to fit another dive course into your busy schedule, PADI’s online scuba programs are the way to go. You can get started immediately with the knowledge development portion of the course and work at your own pace using the PADI eLearning® system. So why not get started today and Aquatic World will help you along the way.

Benefits of training with aquatic world

 

  • Over 40 years experience training divers
  • We're a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center
  • A wide array of courses.
  • Flexible course schedules
  • PADI eLearning program for providing even more flexibility for training
  • Onsite pool for training convenience
  • Training available on most of our trips
  • A large staff of excellent Instructors and Divemasters

 

Aquatic World Pool

Aquatic World is the only Shop in Central New York with an Onsite Pool

PADI Courses Flow Chart

 

PADI Courses Flowchart Skin Diver Discover Scuba Diving Bubblemaker (8 yrs+) Seal Team (8 yrs+) Discover Snorkeling DUP Project AWARE Specialist Project AWARE PADI Scuba Diver Open Water Diver Underwater Videographer Enriched Air Diver Emergency Oxygen Provider Equipment Specialist NG Diver Multilevel Diver Altitude Diver PADI Sidemount Peak Performance Bouyancy Underwater Naturalist Underwater Photographer Underwater Navigator Dry Suit Diver Drift Diver DUP Aware Fish Identification Boat Diver Night Diver Advanced Open Water Diver Adventure Diver Rescue Diver Master Scuba Diver Wreck Diver Deep Diver EFR Instructor Trainer EFR Instructor Emergency First Response Provider Scuba Review Tec Sidemount Cavern Diver Ice Diver Search and Recovery Course Director Master Instructor IDC Staff Instructor Master Scuba Diver Trainer Assistant Instructor Specialty Instructor Divemaster Open Water Scuba Instructor Semiclosed Rebreather Image Map

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14 Dec 2017ReActivateShow Details

ReActivate (ReA 12/14/2017)
Course Instructor(s): John Pratt.

  • Pool session - Thu 14 Dec 2017 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World

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16 Dec 2017Scuba RefresherShow Details

Scuba Refresher (ST 12/16/2017)

  • Confined water & lecture - Sat 16 Dec 2017 from 17:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World

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17 Dec 2017Bubble MakerShow Details

Bubble Maker (BUBL 12/17/2017)
Course Instructor(s): Nina Bedworth.

  • Pool 1 - Sun 17 Dec 2017 from 13:00 to 17:00 - Aquatic World

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17 Dec 2017Discover Scuba DivingShow Details

Discover Scuba Diving (NBedworth DSD 12/17/2017)
Course Instructor(s): Nina Bedworth.

  • Lecture & confined water - Sun 17 Dec 2017 from 10:00 to 12:00 - Aquatic World

Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if you like it. Aquatic World offers this experience in our on site heated pool. We provide the scuba equipment, you provide the swimsuit and towel. Call today as openings are limited.

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17 Dec 2017Scuba RefresherShow Details

Scuba Refresher (12/17/2017)
Course Instructor(s): Erik Wennberg.

  • Confined water & lecture - Sun 17 Dec 2017 from 17:00 to 20:00 - Aquatic World

Private Family of 6, Scuba Refresher. Clossed to enrollment.

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26 Dec 2017Binghamton Openwater DiverShow Details

Binghamton Openwater Diver (OW 12/26/2017)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Confined water 1 - Sat 06 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 16:00 - Binghamton
  • Confined water 3 - Sat 13 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 16:00 - Binghamton
  • Class day 1 - Tue 26 Dec 2017 from 13:00 to 18:00 - Binghamton
  • Class day 2 - Wed 27 Dec 2017 from 13:00 to 17:00 - Binghamton
  • Class day 3 - Thu 28 Dec 2017 from 13:00 to 17:00 - Binghamton

1) This is an OW Referral class - students can choose to complete their certification through a referral or Summer 2018 through Aquatic World.

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27 Dec 2017Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (OW 12/27/2017)
Course Instructor(s): Victoria Zanicky.

  • Class & pool 1 - Wed 27 Dec 2017 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 3 - Thu 28 Dec 2017 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 5 - Fri 29 Dec 2017 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Aquatic World

Closed enrollment. Family of 4 with 10 yr old... Completing Open Water Checkout Dives on vacation.....

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01 Jan 2018Advanced Openwater DiverShow Details

Advanced Openwater Diver (AOW Holding 2018)

  • Open water day 1
  • Open water day 2
  • Classroom lecture
  • Deep
  • Navigation

Student's signing up for our Advanced Open Water Course but not sure which class they would like to be schedule into can take advantage of early registration and Special Prices during the Holiday Season. We place them in Holding until they choose a class for 2018.

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01 Jan 2018Binghamton Openwater DiverShow Details

Binghamton Openwater Diver (BING OW Hold 2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Open water day 2
  • Module 2 classroom
  • Module 3 classroom
  • Module 4 classroom
  • Module 5 classroom
  • Open water day 1
  • Review session

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01 Jan 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (OW Holding 2018)

  • Class & pool 1 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 2 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 3 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 4 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 5 - Aquatic World
  • Open water dive 1
  • Open water dive 2

Student's signing up for our Open Water Course but not sure which class they would like to be schedule into can take advantage of early registration and Special Prices during the Holiday Season. We place them in Holding until they choose a class for 2018.

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12 Jan 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (INA OW 1/12/2018)

  • Classroom 1-5 - Fri 12 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World
  • Pool 1, 2, 3 - Sat 13 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World
  • Pool 4, 5 & final - Sun 14 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World
  • Review session - Thu 17 May 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Open water dive 1 - Fri 25 May 2018 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - Sat 26 May 2018 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Alexandria Bay - Islander

The first part of this Open Water Diver course allows students to complete the Class and Pool Session during the winter months and finish the Open Water Dives later. This is a good way for students to take the class, then complete the required 4 dives one of three ways: 1) Open Water Dives in late Spring or early Summer here is NY, 2018. 2) Through the PADI Referral program at a resort. 3) Join Aquatic World for one of our Spring trips to Florida as schedule. Three great ways to become Certified. (A minimum of 3 enrolled students is required for this class to take place. If there are less than 3 you may be asked to join in with a later class. We do all we can to fill the class)

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13 Jan 2018Enriched Air DiverShow Details

Enriched Air Diver (Utica EANX 1/13/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Jean-Yves Latour.

  • Lecture 1 - Sat 13 Jan 2018 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Utica

Join Instructor Jean-Yves Latour, in the Rome/Utica area to complete your Enriched Air "NITROX" certification. Extend bottom time, shorten surface interval, just a few of the benefits. This hands on course is great for a winter time class in New York. No pool session or open water dives required. Call and get signed up today.

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20 Jan 2018RDP/eRDPml RefresherShow Details

RDP/eRDPml Refresher (RDP/eRDPml 1/20/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Lecture - Sat 20 Jan 2018 from 13:00 to 16:00 - Binghamton

1) This is a greater Binghamton course - Contact your Instructor for location. 2) Dont forget to bring your required materials: RDP, eRDPml, a notepaper, and pen/pencil.

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24 Jan 2018BOCES Openwater DiverShow Details

BOCES Openwater Diver (BOCES OW 1/24/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Scott Edick.

  • Boces orientation - Wed 24 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 1 - Wed 31 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 2 - Wed 07 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 3 - Wed 14 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 4 - Wed 21 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Class & pool 5 - Wed 28 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Review session - Aquatic World
  • Open water dive day 1 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive day 2 - Cape Vincent

This course is made available through our local OCM BOCES - (CEREC1400Spri). Registration fees with BOCES are required signup through their website (www.ocmboces.org/adulted)... Purchase of PADI Student Learning Pack (Required - $233). $50 deposit for required DVD. Option to purchase Personal Dive Gear Pack through Aquatic World at a reduced cost is abailable ($232). This is an all inclusive course. Everything needed to become PADI certified is included. Use of Aquatic World Scuba Gear is included (Regulator, Computer, BC, Tanks, weights, wetsuit) - No Rental equipment need. Contact Instructor Scott for details today. tiscubaguy@gmail.com

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26 Jan 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (JLatour OW 1/26/2018)

  • Classroom 1-5 - Fri 26 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World
  • Pool 1, 2, 3 - Sat 27 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World
  • Pool 4, 5 & final - Sun 28 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World
  • Review session - Sat 27 Jun 2015 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World
  • Open water dive 1 - Sat 30 Jun 2018 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - Sun 01 Jul 2018 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Alexandria Bay - Islander

The first part of this Open Water Diver course allows students to complete the Class and Pool Session during the winter months and finish the Open Water Dives later. This is a good way for students to take the class, then complete the required 4 dives one of three ways: 1) Open Water Dives in late Spring or early Summer here is NY, 2018. 2) Through the PADI Referral program at a resort. 3) Join Aquatic World for one of our Spring trips to Florida as schedule. Three great ways to become Certified. (A minimum of 3 enrolled students is required for this class to take place. If there are less than 3 you may be asked to join in with a later class. We do all we can to fill the class)

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27 Jan 2018EFR: Prim and Scnd Care (CPR & First Aid) with AEDShow Details

EFR: Prim and Scnd Care (CPR & First Aid) with AED (EFRA 1/27/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Christopher Smith, John Braisington.

  • Efr primary and second care - Sat 27 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 17:00

This Course closed to open enrollment. Aquatic World Divemaster EFR Refresher program for 2018 season.

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17 Feb 2018Binghamton ReActivateShow Details

Binghamton ReActivate (Bing ReA 2/17/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Pool session - Sat 17 Feb 2018 from 16:00 to 20:00 - Binghamton

Saturday, February 17th will be Classroom Review (9AM-1PM) Satruday, February 17th will be Pool Work (4-8PM) Contact your instuctor for classrrom and pool locations. Contact your Insturctor for locations. Particpants are responsible for picking up and returning any gear needed to complete the pool portion of the class.

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25 Feb 2018RDP/eRDPml RefresherShow Details

RDP/eRDPml Refresher (RDP/eRDPml 2/25/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Lecture - Sun 25 Feb 2018 from 12:00 to 15:00 - Aquatic World

1) This class will be at Aquatic World. 2) Dont forget to bring your required materials: RDP, eRDPml, a notepaper, and pen/pencil.

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