Open Water Scuba Certification
San Francisco 

You want to scuba dive? We want to make that happen!

With Bamboo Reef, you can complete your Open Water Certification in 4 easy steps.​

Select the schedule and format that suits your schedule 

1.

Attend orientation (free!) and complete your SSI coursework online

2.

Develop practical and safety skills with classroom & pool sessions

3.

Refine your skills over 4 ocean dives to complete your certification

4.
Course requirements
  • Orientation – Attend any FREE Orientation before your first Class

  • Swim Evaluation – 200 Yard Swim & 10min Tread/Float

  • Academic Exam – 50 Questions Multiple Choice

  • Practical Pool Training

  • 4 Open Water Dives

Maximum Training Depth
  • Dives 1 & 2 - 12 meters / 40 feet

  • Dives 3 & 4 -18 meters / 60 feet​

Age requirements
  • Minimum age: 10 years old

  • Students 10-14 are required to book Semi-Private or Private lessons

Gear requirements
  • Gear Requirements - Mask, Snorkel, Booties, Open Heel Fins, and 3/5mm Gloves

Open Water Certification

Maximum 4 students

2x Classroom Zoom Sessions 

2x Pool Sessions

4x Ocean Dives

$575.00

Classroom + pool schedule

  • Tuesday Zoom 6-8pm

  • Thursday Zoom 6-8pm

  • Saturday pool 12:30-5pm

  • Sunday pool 7-12:30-5pm

                         

                          OR

  • Tuesday Zoom 6-8pm

  • Thursday Pool 6-10pm

  • Tuesday Pool 6-10pm

  • Thursday Pool 6-10pm

Ocean schedule

Once you've completed your class and pool sessions, apply what you've learned over 4 dives at San Carlos Beach in Monterey Bay. 

  • Saturday dives 1 and 2: 8am-2pm 

  • Sunday dives 3 and 4: 8am-2pm

What's Included

  • Digital Course Materials (includes all your processing fees)

  • Digital Certification Card & Physical Certification Card

  • SCUBA Equipment for pool and ocean 

Referral Diver

Maximum 4 Students

2x Classroom Zoom Sessions

2x Pool Sessions

*Complete your 4x Ocean Dives on vacation*

$530.00

Classroom + pool schedule

  • Tuesday Zoom 6-8pm

  • Thursday Zoom 6-8pm

  • Saturday pool 12:30-5pm

  • Sunday pool 7-12:30-5pm

                         

                          OR

  • Tuesday Zoom 6-8pm

  • Thursday Pool 6-10pm

  • Tuesday Pool 6-10pm

  • Thursday Pool 6-10pm

What's Included

  • Digital Course Materials (includes all your processing fees)

  • Digital Certification Card & Physical Certification Card

  • SCUBA Equipment for pool 

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