Basic PADI Open Water Scuba Diver Class Info Sheet, Huron Scuba Ann Arbor Michigan
 
BASIC SCUBA DIVER
 
Below are sample course outlines with meeting times for the various formats of Huron Scuba's Scuba Diver courses. Click on a description to look at the course outline for the class you're interested in, then check the schedule to see specific dates. Class meeting times are subject to change, so be sure to check the shop for a current course outline for the class you wish to sign up for!

Weekends course at EMU Pool - PADI (2-1/2 day Executive Course)
Weekday evenings course at Ann Arbor Public Schools Pools
 
EXECUTIVE 2.5 DAY - PADI
Phase I Approximate Course Outline

Welcome to the wonderful world of INNERSPACE!
Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc.
4816 Jackson Road, Suite D, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 994-DIVE(3483)
www.huronscuba.com

*You must complete the video and textbook/workbook, or CD-ROM prior to your first classroom session*

Instructors control their own classroom and pool progression using their best judgment

Day One: Friday, ________________ Classroom Session One
5:30 - 10pm Location: Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc. - Ann Arbor
Bring with you: Course pack and Completed Knowledge Reviews 1 - 5
 
  • Hand in completed Knowledge Reviews Chapters 1 - 5
  • Introduction to PADI, Huron Scuba, and Scuba Diving  
  • The Underwater World, Dive Equipment, Scuba Systems, Buddy System, Confined Water Diver Preview Chapter 1
  • Adapting to the Underwater World, Respiration, Dive Equipment, etc. Chapter 2
  • (start) The Dive Environment, Dive Planning, Boat Diving, etc. Chapter 3
  • Take and review Quizzes PADI Chapters 1-2 (maybe 3)
    - PLEASE REMIND SHOP STAFF ABOUT YOUR STUDENT DISCOUNT -
     
    Day Two: Saturday, ________________ Classroom session Two and Pool session One
    8:00 am - 2:30pm (Pool) Location: Eastern Michigan University (Club Pool)
    3:00 pm - 5:15pm (Class) Location: Eastern Michigan University (Club Pool)
    Always bring: Course pack, mask, snorkel, fins, booties, swimsuit, towel, lunch
     
  • Dive Accessories, Health for Diving, Breathing Air at Depth, etc. Chapter 4
  • Special Dive Table and Computer Procedures, Using a Dive Computer, etc. Chapter 5
  • Take and review Quizzes PADI Chapters 3 - 4
  • Swimming Skills; 10 minute float/tread; 200 yds. swim Pool
  • Snorkel Skills Pool
  • Initial Scuba Skills Pool
     
    Day Three: Sunday, ________________ Classroom session Two and Pool session One
    8:00 am 5:15pm (pool) Location: Eastern Michigan University (Club Pool)
    Two hours during the day Snack and Exam
     
  • Let's Talk Dive Safety & Etiquette Handout
  • Final Exam with review (sometime during the day w/lunch) PADI Chapter 5
  • Final Scuba Skills Pool
  • Rescue & Safety Skills Pool
  • Confined Water Oral Exam (Group format) Problem Solving Pool
  • Scuba Games (as time permits) Pool
    Please call Huron Scuba with questions about this program and remember that private instruction is available
     
    TO REGISTER OR FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION:
    Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc. 4816 Jackson Road, Suite D, Ann Arbor 734-994-3483
     
     
    Weekday Course
    Welcome to the wonderful world of INNERSPACE!

    Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc.
    4816 Jackson Road, Suite D, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-DIVE(3483)
    www.huronscuba.com

    *You must complete the video and textbook/workbook, or CD-ROM prior to your first classroom session*
    Instructors control their own classroom and pool progression using their best judgment

    Day One: ____________________ Session One
    6:00 pm 7:50 pm Location: Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc. - Ann Arbor
    8:10 pm 10:30 pm Location: ______________ School Pool, Ann Arbor
    Bring with you: Course packet, completed homework, snorkeling equip., & towel
     
  • Introduction to Scuba Diving Chapter 1
  • Dive Activities and Equipment Chapters 2 & 9
  • Time for Snorkeling Equipment purchases/exchanges
  • Swimming Skills - 15 yds. Underwater; 10 min. float/tread; and 225 yds. Swim (often conducted on Day 2) Pool
  • Snorkeling Skills Use of mask, fins, snorkel; buddy procedures; equalizing Pool
    - PLEASE REMIND SHOP STAFF ABOUT YOUR STUDENT DISCOUNT -
     
    Day Two: ____________________ Session Two
    6:00 pm 7:45 pm Location: Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc. - Ann Arbor
    8:10 pm 10:30 pm Location: ______________ School Pool, Ann Arbor
    Always bring: Course pack, mask, snorkel, fins, booties, swimsuit, towel, & snack
     
  • Complete Diving Equipment
  • Diving Environment Chapter 8
  • Complete Swimming & Snorkeling Skills Pool
  • Begin Scuba Skills Chapter 3
     
    Days 3-7: Mon/Wed or Tues/Thur __________________________ Remaining Sessions
    6:00 pm 7:45 pm Location: Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc. - Ann Arbor
    8:00 pm 10:30 pm Location: ______________ School Pool, Ann Arbor
    Always bring: Course pack, mask, snorkel, fins, booties, swimsuit, towel, & snack
     
  • Diving Sciences: Physics Chapter 4
  • Diving Sciences: Physiology Chapter 4
  • Dive Tables: General Rules, Tables One and Two (only skim pp. 127-141) Chapter 7
  • Diving Safety & Etiquette; out of air options Handouts
  • Dive Tables: Table Three and Repetitive Dives Chapter 7
  • Dive Planning and Recording, Decompression and Dive Computers Chapters 5 & 6
  • Final Written Exam & Review 100Q's; Multiple Choice
  • Final Scuba Skills Chapter 3/Pool
  • Problem Solving - Confined Water Oral Exam (Group Format) Chapter 7/Pool
  • Rescue & Safety Skills Pool
  • Scuba Games (as time permits) Pool
     
    TO REGISTER OR FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION:
    Huron Scuba, Snorkel & Adventure Travel Inc. 4816 Jackson Road, Suite D, Ann Arbor 734-994-3483