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Advanced Adventurer Diver

This epic weekend course allows you to experience five different open water dives from five SSI Specialty programs without requiring you to complete the entire Specialty. This is the perfect way to advance your dive skills and experience, and to identify which Specialty programs interest you. You will earn the SSI Advanced Adventurer certification after completing this program.

Sting Ray Goat Island

"Lovely team, great environment, and I've learnt a heap!" James Harper, Auckland

Advancing Your Diving

Benefits of completing your Advanced Course with Goat Island Dive & Snorkel: 

  • Dive in the World first Marine Reserve and get up close and personal with New Zealand’s friendliest fish

  • Get to dive some Epic Site in the Hauraki Gulf.

  • Small Ratios to ensure you are taught to dive properly and safely

  • You complete your theory work online.

  • Dive crew that is passionate and experts in their field.

  • Auckland's only conservation driven dive team. 

This course will improve your skills whatever your level of experience and we work as a team to complete challenging objectives on every open water dive using different underwater scenarios and role playing. Become an advanced diver learn the skills and become more confident with you diving.

The Advanced Adventurer course includes:

  • Advanced Online Theory work and certification fees

  • 3 Shore dives on day 1 (including Night Dive), including Navigation, also choose from Fish ID, Naturalist, Peak Performance Buoyancy or try your eye at digital photography (camera to hire extra)

  • 2 Boat dives on day 2, Deep, Naturalist, Fish ID, Digital Photography or other specified specialty. 

The Advanced Open Water course will qualify you to reach deeper and more interesting sites with the skills necessary to be confident. 

Included in the Goat Island Dive & Snorkel Advanced Adventurer course: 

  • Advanced online theory program

  • Advanced Adventurer Certification

  • Quality instruction

  • Cylinder fills

  • Boat Dives

Student Prerequisites:

  • Your PADI or SSI Open Water Certification or equivalent

  • Minimum age of 15 years.

  • Please have a look over this Medical Form 

  • Must be willing to set time aside for self-study preparation

Close incounters with snapper, Goat Island
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