This is the beginning scuba diving course.  No previous experience is necessary to enroll.  This course consists of eLearning online, class session(s), and pool sessions as noted in the schedule below.  Dive & Glide supplies all diving gear, except for "Personal Diving Gear" (mask, snorkel, boots, and fins).  Personal Diving Gear sets can be purchased at either of our two dive shops (Midland or Bay City) and students receive a free snorkel with the mask of their choice.  Plan to arrive 10 minutes early at the pool facility on training dates to prepare to dive.  ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  WAIVER AND MEDICAL FORMS MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO PARTICIPATION.


Open Water Diver Class

Otsego County Sportsplex in Gaylord

Begins May 21 & 22, 2022


The regular cost is $449, but you can register online NOW and save $50.

Start your SCUBA Open Water Diver Certification and lifetime of adventures with this course.


This course includes:


  • Pool Sessions:  Saturday, May 21, and Sunday, May 22, from 8 am to 1 pm

  • Class Session 

  • Instructor fees

  • eLearning online

  • Use of a full set of scuba gear (except personal gear which is mask, snorkel, fins, and boots)


Cost per person: $449. Pay in full now and save $50. Or choose our 4-Payment Plan and make a deposit of $200, followed by 3-monthly payments of $83 for a total course fee of $449. To enroll with the payment plan, call 989-486-3627.


Ages 10+ invited to attend.


All participants need their own Personal Dive Gear which is a Mask, Snorkel, Boots, and Fins.  Receive a FREE SNORKEL with the mask, fins, and boot purchase at Dive & Glide.


Registration forms and waivers must be completed to participate.


When payment and forms are received at Dive & Glide, your eLearning online will be activated and you may begin your studies. To get started ASAP, complete your Student Participation Forms online now.


NOTE: TO COMPLETE YOUR SCUBA DIVER CERTIFICATION, YOU WILL NEED TO REGISTER FOR OPEN WATER CHECKOUT DIVES AS WELL. Register to complete the dives with us (cost is $100 when you choose your dive dates) or ask for Universal Referral Forms to complete dives with another instructor or while on your next warm water vacation.


Questions? Call (989) 486-3627