Ocean Guardian Open Water Course

Discovery Diving Co., Inc.
414 Orange St
Beaufort, North Carolina 28516



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June 13th - 18th, 2022 , 

July 11th - 16th, 2022 ,

August 1st - 7th, 2022 

Come join us at Discovery Diving for our Ocean Guardian Dive Club! We will be not only teaching children about the wonders of diving, but of the wonders of the ocean and how to care for it!

Participants will be certified as a Beginner Diver, also known as a PADI Open Water Diver! Children 10-14 will be Junior Open Water Divers.

The Ocean Guardian Program helps diving children to develop an appreciation for, and knowledge of, ocean conservation!

In the first module, the Ocean Guardian Diver Module, students will learn about the mission of the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries and will understand role of marine protected areas in supporting a healthy ocean.

OGDCOWThe second Module, the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Module, teaches about

  • Mangroves
  • Seagrass beds
  • Coral reefs
  • How these are habitats are connected
  • Marine Debris

Classes run from 08:00 to 18:00 Monday through Sunday. Certification dives are on Saturday and Sunday with the High Tide.

COST: $500

Contact Discovery Diving (252) 728-2265 to reserve your spot!

All modules include a classroom portion and a pool session.

U/W Bike Race

eventsiconJoin us on July 4th for this annual event benefitting the Children's Mile of Hope.

Lionfish Tournament

eventsiconWe need your help to make Carteret County's 6th Annual "If you Can't Beat 'em, Eat 'em" Spearfishing Tournament a success! This Tournament is a joint effort between Discovery Diving and Eastern Carolina Artificial Reef Association (ECARA).

Treasure Hunt

eventsiconFood, prizes, diving, and fun! Proceeds benefit the Mile Hope Children's Cancer Fund and DAN's research in diving safety.


2013Join us in support of the East Carolina Artificial Reef Association.  Click here for more info on this great event and how you can help to bring more Wrecks to the Graveyard of the Atlantic.