This program allows you to experience five different open water dives from five SSI Specialty programs without requiring you to complete the entire Specialty. If you are unsure of your next step, this is the perfect way to advance your dive skills and experience, and to identify which Specialty programs interest you. You will earn the SSI Advanced Adventurer certification after completing this program.

We give you five (5) specialty courses


  • Minimum age: 10 years old.

  • Minimum age for Adventure Deep Dives: 12 years old.

  • Hold an Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver certi􀁅cation, or an equivalent certi􀁅cation from another

  • recognized certi􀁅cation agency.

  • Minimum age for Adventure Dive in Scooter/DPV Diving: 12 years old.


  • All open water training dives must be conducted at depths between 15 feet and 100 feet.

  • The maximum depth for 12- to 14-year-old students during training dives is 60 feet, with the exception of the Adventure

  • Deep Dive where the maximum depth is 70 feet.

  • The maximum depth for all 10- and 11-year-old students during training dives is 40 feet.



A minimum of five (5) in-water training dives is required to complete this program.