Roatan Dive Training at AKR

Personalize Your PADI Certification Course

Perhaps you’ve completed your Open Water classroom instruction at home and wish to finish your certification by completing your open-water dives in Roatan’s warm waters. Maybe you’ve logged enough dives to move on to Advance Open Water status, or want to specialize in wreck diving.

We offer any combination of Scuba courses desired to meet your personalized training needs and schedule — from Discover Scuba all the way to Instructor!  As a PADI Career Development Center, we offer vocational oriented and continuing education training, preparing individuals for dive industry careers.

Roatan PADI Courses

For your safety and the safety of all guests, all divers must have a valid c-card from any recognized certifying agency to dive at Anthony’s Key Resort.

PADI Open Water Certification $415.00
Includes course materials, open water dives leading to certification, equipment during course and fees.

PADI Open Water Referral $225.00
This course includes course materials, open water dives leading to certification, equipment during course and fees.

Referral From Other Agency $225.00
Participants must complete PADI final exam.

Advanced Open Water $300.00
A two-day course consisting of five dives (two core dives: deep and navigation and three elective dives: night, fish ID, multi-level, wreck, drift, u/w naturalist, buoyancy, equipment, boat). This course is a performance-based with no tests.

Scuba Diver Course $315
Scuba Diver Upgrade $215
Each additional dive at the resort $65.00

Rescue Diver $350.00
A two-day course with water exercises and self-study. Gain a new level of confidence in the water.

PADI Enriched Air Course $185.00
Learn all about the new nitrox diving and how you can increase your bottom time. Only a little studying and a lot of diving!

Emergency First Response (EFR) $100.00
Learn about CPR and know how to react in an emergency.

Adventure Diver $220.00
Don’t have time for the Advanced Open Water course? Our adventure diver course takes only one day (3 dives), and you may apply the credit toward the advanced open water course.

All prices quoted in U.S. Dollars and do not include applicable 15% sales tax. Prices are subject to change.


PADI Specialty Courses Tailored to Your Needs

  • Fish ID $150.00
  • Performance Buoyancy $150.00
  • Boat Diver $100.00
  • Peak Equipment Specialist $135.00
  • Night Diver $215.00
  • Naturalist Diver $150.00
  • Deep Diver $250.00
  • Oxygen Administrator $185.00
  • Wreck Diver $250.00
  • Search and Recovery $250.00
  • Multi-Level Diver $160.00
  • Underwater Navigation $200.00

All prices quoted in U.S. Dollars and do not include applicable 15% sales tax. Prices are subject to change.


PADI E-Learning

For those of you looking to get a head start on your certification, PADI offers a great new way to complete the theory portion before you travel. Spend more time in the water with E-Learning from PADI!
Click here to find out more. *Equipment is included while taking the course.

GoPro Anthony’s Key

PADI Instructor Development Course at Anthony’s Key

Are you looking for something unusual in your life? Then the chance to offer others the experience of seeing the underwater world is here with Go Pro Anthony’s Key. With the PADI Instructor Development Course, you will learn professional methods and teaching techniques for the classroom, confined water, and open water presentations. Using the latest PADI multi-media training aids, you will learn how to utilize and adapt the PADI system of diver education to best meet your student diver’s needs.

Divemaster Internship Program

Our Internship program at GoPro Anthony’s Key is designed to give you the most diving experience possible, and you will spend all your time with us doing diving related activities. At GoPro Anthony’s Key, your Internship is all about Scuba diving!

Many people find that doing a Divemaster Internship program is the best way to prepare for becoming a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor. Because not only do you learn diving theory to instructor level standards, you also get to help out on so many courses seeing first hand from our instructors how rewarding and how much fun it is being a PADI Instructor.

Our Course Director, Tatiana Pereira-Hughes, is a PADI Course Director originating from El Salvador, Central America. She is the first and only Central American female PADI Course Director. With over 20 years in the diving industry, she has the experience and drive to help you succeed —whatever your diving ambitions may be!  In 2018, Tatiana received PADI’s maximum award, Platinum Course Director!

For more information on either of these two courses or other professional level courses, please visit www.goproanthonyskey.com or contact Tati directly at Tati@goproanthonyskey.com


PADI Diving Programs for Kids

Thrilling Scuba Diving Experiences For Kids in Roatan

These age-appropriate PADI programs provide parents with the opportunity of introducing their kids to their love of Scuba Diving! Diving is an excellent way for families to participate in a non-contact sport and provides active, rewarding recreation, that bonds families together with a common interest for years.

Supplied Air Snorkelling For Youth (SASY)

Designed for kids too young to dive, Supplied Air Snorkeling for Youths (SASY) program allows young children to participate in snorkeling with a BCD-like floatation device, a compressed air tank, and regulator. Children can swim on the surface without fear of inhaling water through a snorkel tube, and the SASY jackets provide ample buoyancy and hold the compressed air securely in place.

Cost: $100 per session (Included in Dolphin Scuba Camp)
Total time: 3 hours
Ages: 5 – 7 years

Bubblemaker

Allows children to experience breathing underwater. Held in water no deeper than 6 feet, kids get to experience the thrill of Scuba diving in Roatan under a controlled environment. As part of the program, all participants will receive a PADI Bubblemaker decal, tattoo, toy and certificate of completion.

Cost: $100 per session (Included in Dolphin Scuba Camp)
Total time: 3 hours
Ages: 8 – 9 years

Junior Open Water Certification

Designed for children ages 10 to 14 years old, the Jr. Open Water Diver course teaches the basis necessary knowledge and skills needed to dive with a buddy, independent of supervision. Certification requires approximately 31 hours of combined classroom, confined water, and open water training. Upon completion, kids ages 10 to 11 may descend up to 40 feet accompanied by a parent, guardian or PADI professional. Children ages 12 to 14 will be qualified to dive when accompanied by any Open Water Certified adult.

Cost: $375
Total time: 31 hours
Ages: 10 – 14

All prices quoted in U.S. Dollars and do not include applicable 15% sales tax. Prices are subject to change.

PADI Age Limitations for Jr. Certifications

Jr. SCUBA Divers (Ages 10-14)

  • Maximum Depth: 40 feet
  • Must be accompanied by a renewed PADI professional

Jr. Open Water Divers (Ages 10-11)

  • Maximum Depth: 40 feet
  • Must be accompanied by parent or guardian that is of legal age

Jr. Open Water Divers (Ages 12-14)

  • Maximum Depth: 60 feet
  • Must be accompanied by parent or guardian that is of legal age

Jr. Advanced Open Water Divers (Ages 12-14)

  • Maximum Depth: 70 feet
  • Must be accompanied by parent or guardian that is of legal age

NOTE:

  • Children ages 10 to 11 are not allowed on Night Dives or Wreck Dives.
  • Parents must complete a liability release and medical statement before enrollment.
  • Be sure to review PADI age limitations for Jr. Certifications.