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  • 2021 Summer Activity Guide Information Available April 19th!

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  • Strength Dance Workout will be cancelled on Wednesday, March 31 and Friday, April 2. Thank you. 

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  • Team registrations are due Friday, April 16!  Forms available in the Recreation Department Office and at www.oshkosh.k12.wi.us

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Padi Open Water Scuba Course

Divers RealmLearning to scuba dive is an adventure of a lifetime. This course provides you with the basic knowledge needed to start scuba diving. Students should be in good health, comfortable in the water and able to swim. As part of the class, students will need to complete a 200 yard swim and a tread/float in deep water for 10 minutes. Class is comprised of e-learning and in water pool training.

For final certification, 4 open water dives (lake or ocean) must be done with a PADI Instructor. Your instructor can give you a referral form if you would like to do the dives on a tropical vacation. The dives can also be scheduled with your instructor here in Wisconsin. Cost will depend upon where you do your dives. There will be home study components as well.   Students will receive a letter from the instructor a few weeks before class is to begin to give specific instructions on accessing e-learning materials, scheduling a 1-1 with an instructor prior to the swim position of class and to gather items needed for class

Questions regarding class content may be directed to Diver’s Realm, 920-831-0126.

*NOTE:  E-Learning fees are currently $195.  This fee is paid directly to PADI when purchasing it.  The eLearning can be accessed through the Diver's Realm website www.diversrealm.com.  Your instructor will be able to monitor your progress and help you as needed.  The eLearning should be completed before coming to the pool dives on April 17 & 24


Course Only:  $190 Resident / $195 Non-Resident   This offering is exempt from the family fee cap and reduced rate.

Training materials fee is approximately $125. This fee will be paid to Diver’s Realm at the time materials are picked up.

Cost for certification dives will depend upon where you do your dives. 

 This course is only offered in Winter of 2020-21.  

Click here for class information and to register online

NEW:  Winter resident registration begins Monday, January 4, 2021 and Monday, January 11, 2021 for all nonresidents.