• The  NAUI Scuba Diver Course is a three week program which meets 2 nights a week.
  • The first night of the week begins with the academics from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm.
  • The second night of the week will be the in-water pool class .
  • This schedule will continue for 3 weeks.
  • If there are more than 6 students in the class we will add an additional pool night.
  • Time of registration will determine when your pool class will be.
  • At the completion of the course the student must complete 5 open water dives over 2 days.
  • Weather and time of year will determine the location of the dives.
  • There is no extra charge from Fantasea Scuba for the dives or for the rental equipment.
  • If the dives are boat dives the student is responsible for the charter boat fee.
  • If the dives are out of the local area the student is responsible for their own hotel charge.
  • We have new classes beginning every month.
  • Please check our calendar for our next class.


  • 3 Academic classes
  • 3 Pool classes
  • Rental of BCD, regulator with first stage, second stage, octopus, compass,                                                                                                               pressure gauge, tanks and air through out the course and certification dives.
  • Wet suits are available upon request for the pool sessions only
  • A $20.00 rental fee applies for weekend rental of wetsuit.


  • NAUI Scuba Diver Education System  $70.00
  • Mask
  • Snorkel
  • Fins
  • Booties if wearing open heel fins
  • Weight belt with weights


  • Age. Minimum is 15 years for Scuba Diver certification. (Junior certification for ages 12 – 14 years is allowed. See “Policies Applying to All Courses”, Age, Junior Certification.”)
  • Diver Certification. None required.
  • Prior Training. Students who hold credentials from the NAUI Passport Diver Program may, at the discretion of the instructor, be awarded credit for skills and knowledge acquired.

Policies Applying to all NAUI Programs