Improve Your Skills

Confined Water Refresher Course If you haven't been diving for more than 6 months, it's time for a refresher!  During the refresher, we will review the main skills from your Open Water Course.  Refersher course takes 2 to 3 hours. Proof of Certification must be presented prior to class. Medical form and liability form&n... Find Out More

Advanced Open Water Diver (PADI), Advanced Adventure Diver (SDI) If you’ve taken your Open Water Scuba Diver course and are now ready to expand your scuba skills, then the SDI Advanced Adventure Diver course or PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course is for you! Find Out More

Specialty Courses

Rescue Diver The Rescue Diver course teaches you techniques to avoid and manage problems as well as improve your confidence as a diver. During the course you'll become a better dive buddy by enhancing your ability to identify potential problems and by practicing dive emergency protocol. While the dive rescue is... Find Out More

Drysuit Diver The Dry Suit Diver Course will open up a whole new world of diving to you. Many of the diving environments around the world are better experienced in a dry suit. Why? These areas have an abundance of marine life waiting to be seen and photographed – they just happen to be a little colder! Dry suits are also ... Find Out More

SDI Computer Nitrox Diver, PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Want to be less tired after diving and extend your bottom time? If so, getting nitrox certified is the way to go! Enriched Air, also known as “nitrox”, is a form of breathing gas that allows divers to extend bottom time and reduce nitrogen loading. Includes online e-learning course.  Enri... Find Out More

Master Scuba Diver Join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving and live the dive life as a PADI Master Scuba Diver. The Master Scuba Diver rating places you in an elite group of respected divers who have earned this rating through both significant experience and scuba training. Fewer than two percent of divers ever achieve ... Find Out More

Photography The Underwater Photographer Diver Course is designed to introduce divers to the equipment, techniques and procedures necessary to take underwater photographs, and allow the student to experience and discuss many areas of interest to the underwater photographer. Who this course is for: The certified diver looki... Find Out More

SDI Visual Inspection Procedures SDI's visual inspection course. Includes online E-Learning access code and in-person instruction. This Cylinder Inspection Course is designed to promote safety in the care and maintenance of high-pressure scuba cylinders. The VIP program is intended to demonstrate to the scuba industry, a need to meet and exceed... Find Out More

PADI Equipment Specialist Learn how to make basic repairs and protect your equipment investment. Includes online eLearning and basic repair tools. Find Out More

Emergency First Responder

DAN Basic Life Support (BLS) Find Out More

PADI Emergency First Response Emergency First Response® primary and secondary care training teaches you what to do in the critical moments between when a life-threatening emergency occurs and when emergency medical services arrive. Learn how to perform CPR, provide first aid that eases pain, assess a variety of injuries and illnesses and pra... Find Out More

Explore Scuba (try it before you buy it) Try diving before you purchase the full scuba certification course.  This experience will last approximately two - four hours in total Confied water trial - two hours Confined water trial and open water dive - four hours Contact MXP to schedule an Explore Scuba Class  ... Find Out More

Open Water Certification

Open Water Diver Course (Become a Certified Diver)

Online E-Learning Open Water Diver (Phase 1) - Open Water Diver Certification Course (Separate from phase 2) Important: must book separately for phase 2. Scroll down for further instructions. Midwest Scuba Center certifies divers under two different agencies, PADI or SDI. Choose the Agency (PADI or SDI) that you will be learning to dive with.  Signup & Registration is required for Open Water Diver Course. ... Find Out More

Confined Water (Pool) Registration (Phase 2) - Open Water Diver Certification Course Choose which pool you are taking the course at.  The registration for the pools will be completed through the pools website. Follow the links provided to get to the regristration page of that pool.  Find Out More

Open Water Dives (Phase 3) - Open Water Diver Certification Course The final step in the Open Water Diver Certification process.  4 dives over 2 days Prerequisites: Complete online e-learning, complete confined water (pool). Find Out More