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NAUI Advanced Open Water Scuba Course

May 17-18, 2024

Blount County Rescue Squad

 300 E Lincoln Rd, Alcoa, TN 37701, USA

NAUI Advanced Open Water Diver

The NAUI Advanced Open Water Diver level certification course is the next step after Basic Open Water Diver. Additional skills and more in depth principles of diving are put into practice. This course is entirely skill based and includes night diving.This course in entirely skill based and includes night diving.

NOTE: Open Water I is a pre-requisite to any other offered advanced level scuba certifications. We will accept c-cards from all widely recognized certifying organizations (NAUI, SSI, DUI, UTD, PADI, etc..). Advanced Open Water Diver is now a prerequisite of the Public Safety Diver Course.


The dates for this class is as follows:

  • May 17-18, 2024 (Note class starts at Rockford Quarry 5/17 at 6:00 pm EST until approx. 10:00 pm EST. Resumes 5/18 at Rockford Quarry at 9:00 am EST until finished at approx. 2:00 pm EST.)


You must attend each day of training to be certified. TARS Members use Coupon Code TNARS-AOWD when registering



Class costs are as follows:

  • TARS Members - $300.00

  • Associate Members - $350.00

  • Non-Members - $375.00



These prices are per person and include facilities use and a very good location for the check out dives. In addition to this, BCRS is willing to support this effort by providing the classroom setting and will also provide room in the squads bunk room which should cut down on travel expense (up to six). Beds in bunk room are on a first come first serve basis.



This course will be certified through NAUI and c-cards will be provided.



This is a partnership class and all registrations will go through DWU/Blount County Rescue Squad. Attendees must be registered with Brian Osgood and paid prior to attendance.



To register for this class please contact Brian Osgood with the Blount County Rescue Squad at They will also take P.O.'s and invoice your department as needed for payment.

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