Harbor Dive Center | 200 Harbor Drive, Sausalito, CA 94965 | 1-415-331-0904 | hdc@harbordive.com | hdc mobile site
Monday thru Friday 10 am to 7 pm  |  Saturday & Sunday 10 am to 5 pm
Located in the waterfront community of Sausalito, along San Francisco Bay, Harbor Dive Center serves local/regional customers and travelers passing through the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Scuba lessons & equipment -- get information on PADI's entry-level scuba lessons, the PADI Open Water Diver certification  /  learn about our customers' favorite scuba equipment.
PADI Online Scuba Courses
PADI online scuba courses -- sign up and complete your scuba course academics online from home or anywhere with an internet connection.
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Shop store.harbordive.com or register online for your PADI® scuba lessons, classes and courses.
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Local and sponsored events -- get information about events in the San Francisco Bay Area and at Harbor Dive Center.
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Live facebook feed -- get current news from HDC posted on facebook without having to log in (great source for those who do not have a facebook account).
Stand up paddleboards (SUP) -- get information about Body Glove SUP's by Focus Brands.
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The Way the World 
Learns to Dive®
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Your adventure starts with your 1st
scuba course with Harbor Dive Center!
Learn advanced navigation techniques
Experience diving from a boat
Safety stop after deep dive
Your first night dive
Using fish identification cards
Identifying lobster in its environment
Navigating search patterns
Recovering small items like this phone
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
Learn new skills & enjoy 5 fun dives in 2 days!

San Francisco Bay Area SCUBA lessons featuring PADI diver educational programs

Our PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification class is offered year-round in Monterey, whenever we
are at the ocean.
Prerequisite: PADI Open Water Diver certification, or equivalent.
Class Fees:
  • Instruction: $175*
  • PADI's Adventures in Diving Manual: $45
  • Certification Card Fee: $35
Adventure Dives: The following five dives are part of this certification. Other Adventure Dives
may be substituted.
  • Dive #1 - Underwater Navigation
  • Dive #2 - Search & Recovery
  • Dive #3 - Deep Dive
  • Dive #4 - Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Dive #5 - Boat Dive
Book Needed: PADI's Adventures in Diving Manual.  Please read the chapters which pertain to the above dives and complete the knowledge reviews at the end of these chapters -- you will need to turn in these knowledge reviews to your instructor prior to your dives.
Equipment Needed: Personal snorkeling gear (mask, snorkel, fins, boots and gloves).  SCUBA diving gear (6.5mm or thicker wetsuit, hood, weight belt, 2 tanks, BCD, and regulator with alternate air source, depth gauge, compass, and bottom timer or dive watch).  Note: We have all of the necessary SCUBA gear available to rent.
Does not include gear rental fees.
Please check our scuba class schedule to select an ocean weekend date that would work
with your schedule.  Register online at store.harbordive.com or call us at 415-331-0904.
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver is available through PADI eLearning®
Complete your scuba class academics online, then contact us to join a class at the
ocean for a weekend of fun dives and to learn new skills.
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