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Aquatics Classes

The Advanced Open Water Diver course is meant to allow students to explore other diving related interests and increase comfort and experience under the direct supervision of a diving professional. Advanced Open Water is just that, a collection of experiences guided by your instructor and by your interests. Five dives make up the Adventure in Diving course and two of them (deep and navigation) are mandatory, the other three are up to you and your instructor. Options for these dives may include: Peak Performance Buoyancy Underwater Naturalist Night Diver Wreck Diver Search and Recovery Underwater Photographer Dry Suit Diver Multilevel Diver Drift Diver Cavern Diver Boat Diver Ice Diver The Advanced Open Water Diver course like Adventure dives, Specialties and Rescue Diver courses require the student to purchase course material and prepare at home prior to the in water portion of the program. Adventures in Diving takes place at Dutch Springs and takes one weekend to complete. The five selected dives are performed over those two days and complete briefings a nd debriefings take place. Successful completion of the Adventures in Diving Course allows the divers to participate in dives up to 100 ft deep and enriches your diving experiences much more deeply than that. Advanced Open Water Diver course is offered on the weekend after almost every weekend we have Check Out dives scheduled. The tuition of the Advanced Open Water Diver course is $475.00 and does not include eLearning course. Check our calendar for upcoming opportunities, contact us and then stop by to get the required course material and begin your Adventure today.

Cost: $ 475.00
Check out our calendar for upcoming Discover Scuba nights. For only $75.00 per person you can experience SCUBA diving first hand. After a 1/2 hour informative and entertaining video presentation you will get a full 45 minute SCUBA pool experience. It’s as simple as picking up the phone and booking your Discover Scuba. Once registered show up at our facility at 1737 York Avenue for your Discover Scuba with the following items: Bathing Suit, Towel, and Lock (for Lockers). We will provide all other equipment needed for your Discover Scuba pool experience. Discover Scuba is a PADI sanctioned program and is supervised by the experienced, professional & caring staff of Adventure Scuba. Discover Scuba is available once a month from Adventure Scuba. Check our calendar for the next Discover Scuba with Adventure Scuba.

Cost: $ 75.00
Complete your certification with us in local waters at Dutch Springs in PA.

Cost: $ 300.00
Learn to dive in the Private 2 night session with one of our instructors.

Cost: $ 550.00
Learn to dive one on one !

Cost: $ 600.00
Our PADI Executive Weekend Class is the opportunity to complete the Academic and Pool Training required for PADI certification in only 1 day. Home study and reservations are required to participate. Class begins at 11:00 am for students who must first complete the academics on line. (eLearning) Remainder of day is spent in pool learning the skills needed to be a safe and confident diver and concludes at 8:00pm Class size is very limited. Please make your reservation early. Call 212-876-3483 for more details

Cost: $ 500.00
Learn to Dive One on One !

Cost: $ 750.00
Learn to dive in a small personal setting.

Cost: $ 700.00
Scuba refresher / Reactivate is a one-night program designed for certified divers who quite frankly haven’t been diving lately. Program consist of an in water review of all of the skills of the Open Water Course. Adventure Scuba includes the use of our Regulators, BC Jackets, Tanks, Weights and Weight belts. Student must provide their own personal gear. (Mask, Snorkel and Fins) Wet suits are not required but suggested.

Cost: $ 195.00
Learn the proper way to skin dive !

Cost: $ 210.00
Adventure Scuba also offers Snorkeling Classes in the same pools we use for SCUBA training. Many people participate in snorkeling but few have had any formal training in the proper techniques for snorkeling. Program covers both theory and practical application in the following: hyperventilation, snorkel clearing, mask defogging, gear preparation, swimming with fins and free diving. Classes are available any Tuesday or Thursday from the hours of 6:30 to 9:00pm. Tuition is only $159.99 per person. Rental of Mask, Snorkel and Fins are available. A discount off tuition is available for anyone purchasing Mask, Snorkel and Fins for an upcoming vacation. Call or come by to learn more and sign up today!

Cost: $ 159.99
Our PADI Private (split date) is the opportunity to: Learn to Scuba Dive in a small class setting Train at the Asphalt Green Aquatic Center Gain the experience and skill to become PADI certified. Enter a world that few people get to experience - The world of SCUBA Home study and reservations are required to participate. Class is split between a weeknight and a Saturday and students must first complete the academics on line. (eLearning) Training is 1-1 and is spent in pool learning the skills needed to be a safe and confident diver. Class size is very limited.

Cost: $ 960.00
Learn to dive with us !

Cost: $ 425.00


  • Phone: 212-876-3483
  • Shop hours: Monday thru Friday, Noon to 6:00 PM
                          Saturday, 11:00 to 6:00 PM
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  • Address: 1737 York Avenue between 90th and 91st streets
    • Subway: Take the #4, #5, or #6 train to 86th St & Lexington Avenue. Go 4 blocks North and 3 blocks East or take the new Q train to 86th & 2nd Avenue and Go 4 blocks North and 2 blocks East.
  • Bus: From Downtown or Uptown take the M15 or M31 to 91st Street. From              the Westside take the M86 cross-town and get off on York Avenue.                 We are located directly in front of the bus stop.
  • Begin a PADI eLearning Course:  Anytime - 24/7