Training Fees

Choose from our Recreational, Technical, or Cave Diving courses

for fees on our instruction and mentorship programs.

Reserve a spot by making a deposit on our online store – Course Deposit


PADI and SDI Recreational Diving courses

Course
# of days
1 student
2+ students
Open Water Diver
4-5 Call for price $425
Open Water Diver + Enriched Air Nitrox
4-5 Call for price $505
Open Water referral certification dives
2 $295 $245
Adventure Dive
1 Minimum 2 divers $50
Adventure Diver
1 $175 $145
Advanced Open Water Diver
2 $295 $245
Advanced Open Water Diver + Enriched Air Nitrox
2 $375 $325
SDI CPROX1st AED
1 Minimum 2 students $125
SDI CPROX
1 Minimum 2 students $80
Rescue Diver
3 Minimum 2 divers $295
Rescue Diver refresher
1 Only offered in conjunction with Rescue Diver course $65
Divemaster
Varies $495 $495
Sidemount Diver Course
2 $400 $300
Advanced Buoyancy Diver
1 $195 $145
Altitude Diver
1 $195 $145
AWARE Fish ID
1 $195 $145
Deep Diver
2 *** $450
Digital Underwater Photographer
1 $195 $145
Dive Propulsion Vehicle (scooter) Diver
1 $195 $145
Drift Diver
1 $225 $175
Drysuit Diver
1 $205 $155
Enriched Air Nitrox Diver
1 $135 $85
Equipment Specialty
1 $135 $85
Limited Visibility Diver
1 $195 $145
Multilevel/Computer Diver
1 $195 $145
Night Diver
2 $225 $175
Advanced/Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver
1 $195 $145
Project AWARE
1 Minimum 2 students $50
Project AWARE – Coral Reef Conservation
1 Minimum 2 students $50
Search and Recovery Diver
2 $295 $245
Underwater Naturalist
1 $195 $145
Underwater Navigation
1 $225 $175
Underwater Videography
2 $245 $195
Wreck Diver
2 *** $395
PADI Discover Tec Diving
1 $200 $175
PADI Scuba Review
1 Minimum 2 divers $95

All Recreational course fees include classroom, confined water, training dives and certification processing fee. They do not include student manual, site entry fees, gear, tanks, and fills. Open Water Diver courses do include use of gear, tanks, and fills.

*** Deep and Wreck diver courses can be done on the same weekend with 1 student in each course.

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PADI and TDI Technical Diving courses

The following courses include the use of underwater videography during dive debriefs. Students will be able to evaluate their own trim and skills.

Discover Tec Diving, Tec 40 Diver, Introduction to Technical Diving, Backmounted Doubles Diver, Sidemount Diver.

Course
# of days
1 student
2+ students
TDI Visual Inspection Procedures
1 $200 $150
TDI HOG Regulator Service Clinic
1 $200 $150
PADI Discover Tec Diving
1 $200 $175
PADI Tec 40 Diver
2 $450 $375
TDI Introduction to Technical Diving
2 $450 $375
Backmounted Doubles Diver
2 $450 $375
Sidemount Diver Course
2 $450 $375
SDI Solo Diver
1 $225 $175
Deep Diver
2 $500 $425
KISS GEM PSCR Diver
3 $700 $625
KISS CCR Diver 5 $1500 $1200
Advanced Nitrox
2 $450* $375*
Decompression Procedures/Specialist
2 $450* $375*
Trimix (Normoxic)
3-4 $1000* $900*
Advanced Trimix
4-5 $1250* $1100*
Overhead or Technical Divemaster/Supervisor
varies varies, contact us for details varies, contact us for details
Nitrox Gas Blender
1 $200 $150
TDI O2 Equipment Service Technician
1 $200 $150
Advanced Gas Blender
1 $200 $150
Add a Twinset Diver or Side Mount Diver course to most of these courses (some courses require proficiency in doubles or side mount before beginning them)
1 $350 $275

Fees for combined Technical Diving courses

Course
# of days
1 student
2+ students
Advanced Nitrox & KISS CCR Diver 5 $1700 $1500
Advanced Nitrox & Decompression Procedures combo
3-4 $800* $725*
TDI Tank Monkey Training Package
3 $600 $475

* Course fees are for Intro/Basic, Apprentice, or Cave trained/certified divers. Courses can also be conducted in the open ocean with advance notice, usually in the Florida Keys or on the Oriskany. Fees vary per location. Call for fees.

All Technical course fees include classroom and training dives only. They do not include certification processing fees, students manuals, site entry fees or boat fees, gear, or gas fills.

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TDI Cave Diving courses

Course
# of days
1 student
2+ students
Cavern Diver
2 $450 $375
Basic/Intro to Cave
2 $450 $375
Cavern and Basic/Intro to Cave combo
4 $875 $725
Cave (already at Intro/Basic level & AN/DP)
4 $1000 $850
Cave (already at Intro/Basic level/NOT AN/DP trained/ certified)
Doesn’t earn decompression cert
5 $1200 $1100
Cave Stage Diver course
2 $450 $425
Sidemount Cave Diver course
2 $450 $425
Cave DPV Pilot course
2 $450 $425
Underwater Cave Survey course
2 $450 $425
Overhead or Technical Divemaster/Supervisor
varies varies, contact us for details varies, contact us for details

All Cave diving course fees include classroom and training dives only. They do not include certification processing fees, student manuals, site entry fees, gear, or gas fills.


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* Some specialty courses can be combined (for example, a diver may complete Peak Performance Buoyancy dives at the same time another diver is completing Underwater Digital Photography dives). The (2+) pricing applies in these cases.
Courses prices only (2+) require a minimum of 2 students on that particular day for the class to be taught. If multiple classes are being taught on a particular day, those prices apply.

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All courses will be put on our calendar and opened up to other divers. If you wish to complete a private course with us, we can do that for a $100/day extra fee.

Chipola Divers reserves the right to change course fees without notice.


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