​​​​​What is Included In Your Carolina Dive Center Open Water Certification Class.

  • PADI elearning acadmics/knowledge development sessions:
  • SCUBA  Classroom Session
  • 2 Confined Water/Pool Training Sessions 
  • Use of All SCUBA equipment for  your Open Water course
  • 2 days of open water check out dives (the final step to earning the Open Water scuba certification). 
  • Certification processing including your Open Water Certification eCard
  • Student discounts on purchase of mask, fins, snorkel, and boots
  • Lots of fun and a chance to meet new friends and fellow divers

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Do I Need My Own Mask/Fins/Snorkel Set ?
Every Student needs their own Personal Gear (Mask, Fins, and Snorkel). This gear MUST be best-fit for you.
We do sell this equipment, provide you a customized fitting,  and offer special pricing to our students. 

2.  Are There Age Restrictions For Scuba Camp Classes?
Yes there is students in the Scuba Camps must be at least 12 years old.

3. Do I need to know how to swim?
Yes you need to know how to swim.
You will be required to pass a swimming test. The requirements are:
- Complete a 200 yard continuous surface swim or a 300 yard swim with mask, fins and snorkel.
- 10-minute swim/float without using any swim aids.

If you are concerned about passing the swimming test,  please practice or take swimming lessons before you sign up for Scuba Lessons.

4. Are There Restrictions For Medical Conditions?
All students must complete a Medical Questionaire & Waiver before they can begin Part II of your Scuba Lessons.
There are certain Medical conditions that require a physician to confirm you can participate in scuba lessons.

For an example of the Medical Questionaire you will need to complete.
Click Here

You can also register by calling us at (919) 341-2787

Summer Scuba Camps

This program is designed for  individuals who want to get certified In  1 week

 Summer Camps available to Schedule:

July 8th - 12th or
​July  15th - 19th

Prerequisite: Students Must Be At Least 12 Years Old

 Here is how it works. 

 Part I: Students complete Academics  on line from the comfort of you home or anywhere you have access to a computer or tablet.

Part II: Practical Training Schedule

         Classroom Monday 1:00 - 2:30 pm at Carolina Dive Center
          Confined Water :  Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 Pool Training
          Confined Water: Wednesday 9:00 - 1:00 Pool Training
​          Checkout Dives : Thursday and Frida 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Checkout Dives at Fantasy Lake



Prerequisite: Students Must Be At Least 12 Years Old​​