Course information

Experience the real adventure of Scuba Diving with the PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver Course.  You will expand on your diving knowledge and skills by trying some of diving’s most rewarding and exciting speciality areas such as the 2 core dives in Deep diving and Navigation diving.

With your instructor you then pick 3 additional elective dive areas that interest you, such as Wreck diving, Peak Performance Buoyancy diving, Dry Suit diving and Boat diving.

You will upgrade your depth rating with the PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver course to 21 metres and gain access to some of the world’s best wrecks and reefs.
Continuing the adventure is one of the best moves you can make.

You will upgrade your depth rating with the Advanced course. There is no classroom content – just two days of diving.

The PADI Junior Advanced Open Water program has some great benefits in helping you to develop your diving skills:

By going beyond Open Water Diver, you will:

  • Learn additional skills specific to your interests
  • Be more confident in and around the water
  • Acquire a better understanding of the aquatic world
  • Divers under 15 are restricted to 21 metres.

Course Pre-Requisites

  • PADI Junior Open Water Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organization)
  • This Junior version of the PADI Advanced Open Water course has the same structure as the adult one, but is for children aged 12 to 15 years.
  • 2 core dives – Deep and Navigation
  • 3 elective dives – Peak Performance Buoyancy, Diver Propulsion Vehicle, Boat, Nitrox, Dry Suit, Search and Recovery, Wreck, Underwater Naturalist, Drift, Digital Underwater Photography, Multilevel.
    Please ask your instructor for suitability.

Course price

Price: £325.00

What's Included?

  • 2 Days of tuition which include 5 dives
  • Padi Adventures in Diving Manual and slate ( worth RRP £52.25 included)
  • PADI Certification that lasts a lifetime
  • Kit Hire included (suit, weights, cylinders, BCD, regulator and gauge, Dive computer, air)


What's Not Included?

  • Site entrance fee: There is an entrance fee for open water dives requiring entry to an inland site, payable daily by the student. Current fees: Vobster Quay: £22.00 Andark Lake Entry fee is £12 per day
  • Mask, Snorkel, Boots and Fins (Gloves are also recommended for the winter months). Student discounts available on all these items in the Andark shop.
  • Medical Declaration (details on Course Booking and Payment page)
  • Proof of qualification and experience, (log book and cards), must be provided on day one of the course
  • We have a huge range of equipment to purchase at preferential rates for all Andark Students. View our ranges here. 

Course dates

Day 1Day 2
Thursday 15th AugustFriday 16th August
Saturday 24th August Sunday 25th August

How to book

Simply phone to book your place then download and complete the PDF document to bring with you.

Booking Form

Medical Form

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More Junior Courses

Call us on 01489 581755 to discuss bookings.