This course is designed for those that wish to obtain the knowledge to safely dive without supervision and up to the maximum depth allowed for recreational
divers (see note regarding depth in the standards document below). The minimum age is 12 years old and there is no maximum age..
Being certified as an “ACUC Open Water Diver” also allows you to take more advanced and specialty courses and it does not have the limitations of the “ACUC Scuba Diver” certification. You can see the ACUC standards, course contents and requirements for this course in this PDF document.