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Completing your PADI Scuba Diver Certification at the Denver Downtown Aquarium is easy, fun and doesn't require driving a long distance. Check out some of the comments made from our new PADI Scuba Divers.
*Loved swimming with the fish………..and mermaids! - JK
*The short drive from home - TT
*Very convenient location – KL
*Loved waving at all the kids – SL
*The number and variety of fish – JP
*Being close to the fish – LB
*Self exploring opportunities – KW
*The aquatic life and instructors – CS
*Great visibility – GA
*Swimming in an aquarium and almost zero drive time - AM
*Loved interacting with the public/kids
*Enjoyed the sharks and skills practice
*Thought looking for cool fish and other critters was terrific
*I really loved seeing all the fish and wild life up close
*This sure beats the heck out of driving to the Blue Hole
*I really enjoyed seeing the free-swimming moray eel
Short on time and long on the urge to become a certified diver? Then our PADI Scuba Diver certification might just be for you. This course requires less time and leaves you nearly 90% of the way toward the
PADI Open Water Diver certification. That's because you'll have already completed all of the classroom sessions, all of the pool dives and you'll complete the vast majority of the Open Water skills during your two dives in the Aquarium. AND, you'll complete them in "one of the most incredible diving environments in the country!"
This certification allows for ample dive experience and will have you prepared for the Open Water Diver course --- if that's your ultimate goal.
PADI Scuba Divers are qualified to:
Prior to participating in the open water dives, you must:
Note: Please bring shoes (Keens, flip-flops, water shoes, etc) to wear on the wet deck
The Scuba Diver certification opens the door on the underwater world for anyone who's thought that a course would take too long or be too difficult.
You may want to step up to Open Water Diver certification .
To see the upcoming class schedule and reserve your spot, click here or call (303) 789-2450.
Please note: Rescheduling and cancellations less than 48 hours in advance are subject to transfer and cancellation fees.