5 Star Divers offers complete diving courses for all students looking to get their diving certification. Whether you’d like to become certified for the first time or your certification has just expired, the certified PADI instructors at 5 Star Divers are prepared to assist you with whatever diving certifications you need.
The process starts with an online registration and completion of the online classroom course. After the online requirements have been met, our PADI instructors take students to our personal swimming pools for confined diving instruction, followed by the final step in our certification courses which consists of open water dives.
Check out our Class Schedule to find a date that works for you to get certified and start diving! Additionally, check out our various classes and descriptions to find a certification class geared to your skill level and needs.
***Please Note: Our Class Schedule Dates Are Subject To Change***
|Orientation||Pool Dive||Pool Dive||Open Water|
|May 20th||May 21st||May 27th||June 3rd & 4th|
|June 17th||June 17th||June 18th||June 24th & 25th|
|July 8th||July 8th||July 9th||July 15th & 16th|
|July 29th||July 29th||July 20th||August 5th & 6th|
|August 26th||August 26th||August 27th||September 2nd & 3rd|
|September 23rd||September 23rd||September 24th||September 30th & October 1st|
|October 21st||October 21st||October 22nd||November 11th & 12th|
-Confined Water Dives
-4 Open water dives
-Ages 12 on up
Prerequisites: PADI Open Water Diver Certification or equivalent
-Introduction in Deep, and Navigation
Select three electives:
-Search and Recovery Diving
-Peak Performance Buoyancy
-Dry Suit Diving
PADI (Junior) Advanced Open Water Divers who are at least 12 years old and have completed the Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive may enroll in a Rescue Diver course. You also need to have Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training within the past 24 months. You can complete this training during the Rescue Diver course. Your instructor may also offer the PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider specialty diver course at the same time.
What Will You Learn?
The PADI Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills.
-Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
-Emergency management and equipment
-Rescuing panicked divers
-Rescuing unresponsive diver
Also included in the course:
-First Responder & AED
-DAN Oxygen Provider
-DAN Neuro Exam
-DAN Hazardous Marine Life Injury
-Become an accomplished diver with 5 specialty ratings
-Become certified to blend Enriched Air up to 40%
-Explore your horizons with PADI Deep Tec 40, 45, 50
-Your first step to becoming a PADI Professional. Expand your knowledge and skills. Learn to train and supervise divers
-The Assistant Instructor is qualified to teach portions of diver training with an Instructor. This is an excellent opportunity for one to prepare for an IDC (Instructor Development Course). AI's can certify divers in Medic First Aid, Equipment Specialty, Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty, DAN Oxygen Provider, and may independently conduct PADI Discover Scuba