If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course.

The class is divided into three parts.

1. Academics (online course or book with home study)  to learn basic principles of       scuba diving. You will then have a classroom session.

2. Confined water sessions (pool sessions) to learn basic scuba skills.

3. Open water dives to review your skill and to explore.

To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course (or Junior Open Water Diver course), you must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.

Start your PADI online course here.

 Round Island Divers is the only PADI 5 Star Dive Center in the States of Mississippi and Alabama that is a Platinum Scubapro Dealer. Our staff has over 30 years of experience helping others learn to scuba dive along the Gulf Coast.

Contact us for more details and to start your adventure today.


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Round Island Divers