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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

Start DateCoursesLocation 
24 Jan 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (VZanicky OW 1/24/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Victoria Zanicky.

  • Class & pool 1 - Wed 24 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 2 - Wed 31 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 3 - Wed 07 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 4 - Wed 14 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 5 - Wed 21 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

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 scheduled. Three great ways to become Certified. Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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26 Jan 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (JLatour OW 1/26/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Jean-Yves Latour.

  • Classroom 1-5 - Fri 26 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 1, 2, 3 - Sat 27 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 4, 5 & final - Sun 28 Jan 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Review session - Sat 27 Jun 2015 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • 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) Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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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 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

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

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27 Jan 2018Scuba ReviewShow Details

Scuba Review (JPratt SR 1/27/2018)
Course Instructor(s): John Pratt.

  • Confined water & lecture - Sat 27 Jan 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

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09 Feb 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (GWeber OW 2/9/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Gary Weber.

  • Classroom 1-5 - Fri 09 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 1, 2, 3 - Sat 10 Feb 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 4, 5 & final - Sun 11 Feb 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Open water dive 1 - Sat 02 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - Sun 03 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - 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. Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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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, New York Area

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. Please take a moment to go to "http://http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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23 Feb 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (INA OW 2/23/2018)

  • Open water dive 1 - Sat 09 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - Sun 10 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - Alexandria Bay - Islander
  • Classroom 1-5 - Fri 23 Feb 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 1, 2, 3 - Sat 24 Feb 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 4, 5 & final - Sun 25 Feb 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

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. Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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24 Feb 2018Binghamton Discover Scuba DivingShow Details

Binghamton Discover Scuba Diving (DSD 2/24/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Classroom/pool - Sat 24 Feb 2018 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Binghamton, New York Area

Contact your instructor for class location. Time 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM

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25 Feb 2018RDP/eRDPml RefresherShow Details

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

  • Lecture - Sun 25 Feb 2018 from 12:00 to 15:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

Want to learn to use "The Dive Slate" and "The eRDPml", or not switched over to the Dive Computer and need to brush up on your dive planning. This Specialty class for you. Held at the North Syracuse, Taft Road classroom, Instructor Mike Ballas will have you wizzing though the pressure groups and surface interval calc's like a PADI Pro. Required materials and equipment are the PADI RDP Slates and an eRDPml. ----Special Note to Students-------- Early enrollment needed for this class----- enrollment may close 2 weeks prior to ensure delivery time for additional RDP & eRDPml.

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

EFR: Prim and Scnd Care (CPR & First Aid) with AED (EFRA 3/3/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Kurt Lavin.

  • Efr primary and second care - Sat 03 Mar 2018 from 09:00 to 16:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

This is the EFR class for you if -- You have desided to take the PADI Rescue Diver Course or need to complete the 2 year Refresher or in need of your EFR/CPR/AED certification.

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05 Mar 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (OW 3/5/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mark Moriarty.

  • Class & pool 1 - Mon 05 Mar 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 2 - Mon 12 Mar 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 3 - Mon 19 Mar 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 4 - Mon 26 Mar 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 5 - Mon 02 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Open water dive 1 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - 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 two ways: 1) Open Water Dives in late Spring or early Summer here is NY, 2018. 2) Through the PADI Referral program at a resort. A great way to become Certified. Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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16 Mar 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (INA OW 3/16/2018)

  • Open water dive 1 - Sat 16 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - Sun 17 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - Alexandria Bay - Islander
  • Classroom 1-5 - Fri 16 Mar 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 1, 2, 3 - Sat 17 Mar 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 4, 5 & final - Sun 18 Mar 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

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 two ways: 1) Open Water Dives in late Spring or early Summer here is NY, 2018. 2) Through the PADI Referral program at a resort. A great way to become Certified. Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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28 Mar 2018BOCES Openwater DiverShow Details

BOCES Openwater Diver (BOCES OW 3/28/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Scott Edick.

  • Boces orientation - Wed 28 Mar 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 1 - Wed 04 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 2 - Wed 11 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 3 - Wed 18 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 4 - Wed 25 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 5 - Wed 02 May 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Review session - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • 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 Please take a moment to go to "http://http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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30 Mar 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (INA OW 3/30/2018)

  • Open water dive 1 - Sat 23 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - Sun 24 Jun 2018 from 09:00 to 14:00 - Alexandria Bay - Islander
  • Classroom 1-5 - Fri 30 Mar 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 1, 2, 3 - Sat 31 Mar 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Pool 4, 5 & final - Sun 01 Apr 2018 from 09:00 to 17:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road

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 two ways: 1) Open Water Dives in late Spring or early Summer here is NY, 2018. 2) Through the PADI Referral program at a resort. A great way to become Certified. Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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07 Apr 2018Binghamton Discover Scuba DivingShow Details

Binghamton Discover Scuba Diving (DSD 4/7/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Classroom/pool - Sat 07 Apr 2018 from 16:30 to 19:30 - Binghamton, New York Area

Contact your Instructor for the locaiton.

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09 Apr 2018Openwater DiverShow Details

Openwater Diver (OW 4/9/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mark Moriarty.

  • Class & pool 1 - Mon 09 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 2 - Mon 16 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 3 - Mon 23 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 4 - Mon 30 Apr 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Class & pool 5 - Mon 07 May 2018 from 18:00 to 21:30 - Aquatic World - Just Off Taft Road
  • Open water dive 1 - Cape Vincent
  • Open water dive 2 - 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 two ways: 1) Open Water Dives in late Spring or early Summer here is NY, 2018. 2) Through the PADI Referral program at a resort. A great way to become Certified. Please take a moment to go to "http://aquatic-world.com/page/open_water_diver" for the medical questionaire and instruction if you have a Yes answer.

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14 Apr 2018AWARE - Coral Reef ConservationShow Details

AWARE - Coral Reef Conservation (DTR 4/14/2018)
Course Instructor(s): Mike Ballas.

  • Classroom lecture - Sat 14 Apr 2018 from 13:00 to 16:00 - Binghamton, New York Area

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