Recreational Diving Training






ANDI’s series of Open Water Diver training programs are designed to provide all of the information and skills required for the beginning SCUBA Diver through our highest recreational rating of Ocean Expert Explorer. Emphasis is placed on creating a safe, comfortable and confident diver with special skills that certify graduates to 30 -40m (100 to130 ft). While other training organizations have chosen not to incorporate the use of Redundant Breathing Systems, beginning in 1999, the ANDI Training System remains the first and only do so. This innovation provides the ultimate in safety and confidence. ANDI , our member training facilities and our students enjoy the best safety record in the industry.

Below is a listing of the Open Water Diver Series:

Introductory Scuba Experience – ISE

ANDI Surface Diver – ASD

Confined Environment Diver – CED

Junior Sport Diver – (L1) JSD

Open Water Sport Diver – (L1) OWD

Ocean Scuba Diver-L2 OSD

Ocean Diver – (L2) OCD

Ocean Adventurer – (L2) OCA

Advanced Open Water Diver – (L2) AOW

Ocean Explorer – (L2) OCE

Expert Scuba Diver – (L2) ESD

Ocean Expert Explorer – (L2) OEE

Rescue Diver – (L2) RSD

Openwater Divemaster – (L2) CDM

Assistant Instructor – (L2) ASI

Open Water Instructor – (L1&2) OWI

Advanced Openwater Instructor – AOWI

Master Instructor – (L2) MSI

Specialty ratings

Dry Suit Diver – DSD

Dry Suit Instructor – DSI

Diver Propulsion Vehicle – DPV

Night Diver – NGT

Boat Diver – BOT

Deeper Water Diver – DWD

Navigation Diver – NAV

Specialty Instructor – (L1-2) SPI

Marine Environmentalist Specialty (MES)

Total Buoyancy Control Specialty (TBC)