Do you want to become a certified SCUBA diver? Sign up today and become an Open Water Diver. The class involves instruction on the safe and proper use of scuba equipment. The course includes classroom instruction, pool sessions where you practice dive skills, and open water dives. Students must be at least 15 years of age, and will be responsible for renting and purchasing all necessary scuba equipment and classroom materials (which can be purchased from the instructor) for an additional expense of approximately $750. Students are also responsible for all travel expenses to the open water dives.