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TRAINING FOR NEW DIVERS Learn to Dive with Motor City Scuba

New Diver Training  Open Water Scuba Diver Course

Offered Year-Round 

If you've always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wonderful world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. The Open Water Scuba Diver course is the world's most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.

What You Learn

The Academics and Pool Training for the Open Water Scuba Diver Training is the FIRST step in learning how to dive:

  • Blended Knowledge Development  Classroom and eLearning to help you understand basic principles of scuba diving, and
  • Pool Training Dives (Confined Water) to learn basic scuba skills.

To get your certification, you will need to complete four additional Open Water Diver certification dives  (OW cert dives) after you complete this training  (confined water and knowledge development).  You have 12 months after completeing the training to complete these OW certification dives.

Prerequisites

To enroll in the course, you must:

  • Have guardian’s active participation if 12-14 years of age
  • Be accompanied by a parent/guardian for all training if under age 16
  • Have written parent/guardian approval if under age 18
  • Be able to swim 200 meters continuously
  • Be able to tread/float in deep water for at least 10 minutes

The Fun Part

The fun part about this course is...well, just about all of it because learning to dive is incredible. You breathe underwater for the first time (something you'll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a certified diver. During the training, you'll dive in a pool under the supervision of your Motor City Scuba Instructor.  In your Open Water Scuba Diver course with Motor CIty Scuba, you learn to use basic scuba gear including a dive computer, and standard accessories.

  • COURSE PRICE: $598
  • EQUIPMENT INCLUDED:  Mask, Snorkel, Fins and Dive Boots
  • DURATION: Multiple Schedules (see below)
  • PREREQUISTES: Age 12 Years and up (restrictions apply) & Satisfactory Medical Condition 
  • Course Paperwork

COURSE INCLUDES:

  • SCUBAPRO Mask, Snorkel, Fins and Dive Boots
  • Home Study Materials (eLearning)
  • Classroom Time  (Lectures and Critiques)
  • Pool Training Sessions  (Confined Water Training)
  • CPR and First Aid Training
  • Air Fills
  • Use of Scuba Regulator System, Buoyancy Compensator, Dive Computer and Weights
  Start Date Course Type End Date   Price    
24 Jan 2021 Learn to Scuba Dive 07 Feb 2021 US$ 598.00

Exam / Quick Review
Sat 16 Jan 2021
08:48 AM
Motor City Scuba
Orientation and Paperwork
Fri 22 Jan 2021
04:30 PM
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Dive Computers
Fri 22 Jan 2021
05:00 PM
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Equipment Assembly & Disassembly
Fri 22 Jan 2021
05:30 PM
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
CW Skills Briefing
Fri 22 Jan 2021
06:00 PM
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Swim Tests
Sun 24 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 1
Sun 24 Jan 2021
10:30 AM
90 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 2
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 31 Jan 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 07 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Instructor(s): Michael Poggione, Jason Johnson,

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study. 3 Sunday pool sessions.
Classroom sessions scheduled after enrollment. Orientation prior to first confined water (pool) session.

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31 Jan 2021 Learn to Scuba Dive 14 Feb 2021 US$ 598.00

CW Skills Briefing
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Dive Computers
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Equipment Assembly & Disassembly
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Exam / Quick Review
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Orientation and Paperwork
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Swim Tests
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 1
Sun 31 Jan 2021
10:30 AM
90 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 2
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 07 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 14 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 14 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Instructor(s): Michael Poggione,

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study. 3 Sunday pool sessions.
Classroom sessions scheduled after enrollment. Orientation prior to first confined water (pool) session.

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31 Jan 2021 Learn to Scuba Dive 14 Feb 2021 US$ 598.00

CW Skills Briefing
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Dive Computers
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Equipment Assembly & Disassembly
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Exam / Quick Review
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Orientation and Paperwork
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Swim Tests
Sun 31 Jan 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 1
Sun 31 Jan 2021
10:30 AM
90 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 2
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 07 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 14 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 14 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Instructor(s): Michael Poggione,

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study. 3 Sunday pool sessions.
Classroom sessions scheduled after enrollment. Orientation prior to first confined water (pool) session.

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07 Feb 2021 Learn to Scuba Dive 21 Feb 2021 US$ 598.00

CW Skills Briefing
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Dive Computers
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Equipment Assembly & Disassembly
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Exam / Quick Review
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Orientation and Paperwork
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Swim Tests
Sun 07 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 1
Sun 07 Feb 2021
10:30 AM
90 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 2
Sun 14 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 14 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 21 Feb 2021
09:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 21 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Milford Pools & Ftness
Instructor(s): Michael Poggione,

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study. 3 Sunday pool sessions.
Classroom sessions scheduled after enrollment. Orientation prior to first confined water (pool) session.

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19 Feb 2021 Learn to Scuba Dive 21 Feb 2021 US$ 598.00

Orientation and Paperwork
Fri 19 Feb 2021
06:00 PM
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Think like a Diver
Fri 19 Feb 2021
06:30 PM
90 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Dive Computers
Fri 19 Feb 2021
08:00 PM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Gas Management
Fri 19 Feb 2021
09:00 PM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Equipment Assembly & Disassembly
Sat 20 Feb 2021
10:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Swim Tests
Sat 20 Feb 2021
01:00 PM
30 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 1
Sat 20 Feb 2021
01:30 PM
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 20 Feb 2021
02:30 PM
02 hours 00 minutes
Livonia Y
Exam / Quick Review
Sun 21 Feb 2021
10:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Beyond OW
Sun 21 Feb 2021
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 21 Feb 2021
01:00 PM
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 21 Feb 2021
02:00 PM
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 21 Feb 2021
03:00 PM
90 minutes
Livonia Y

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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