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Finalize Certification

Student Guide

Congratulations! You're now a certified PADI Open Water Diver. It's time to make it official!

Email a Photo

  • Email an identification type photo to your instructor no later than the Monday after your open water dives.
     

  • Please follow these photo guidelines:

    • Clear, unobstructed head and shoulders photo from directly in front.

    • No hat, sunglasses or scuba mask.

    • Relatively neutral background.

    • It's okay to smile big! You're a scuba diver now!

    • Selfies are okay.

    • Maximum file size of 350 KB in JPG format.

    • File name should be formatted as firstname_lastname.jpg
       

  • Email your photo to your instructor with your first and last name as the subject.

Your Certification Will Be Processed Electronically

  • Once your instructor receives your photo, your certification will be processed electronically.

  • You will receive a confirmation email from PADI with your temporary certification card.

  • Check the email address you used when you registered for eLearning.

  • Your temporary card is valid for 90 days from your certification date and can be used to dive on an upcoming vacation you may have planned.

  • You will receive your permanent certification card by mail from PADI within 4 weeks, but usually sooner.

  • This will be mailed to the address you provided when you registered for eLearning.

  • If you do not receive your permanent certification card from PADI within 4 weeks, please contact Scuba Frisco or your certifying instructor.

Now That You're a Certified Diver

  • Celebrate and be proud of your accomplishment!

  • Keep diving and don't stop learning.

  • Check out our Guide to Being a Diver.
     

 

Hours

Monday - Friday   10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday                10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday                   Closed

 

Location

Our dive center is located on the north end of South Frisco Village Shopping Center, facing Gaylord Parkway.

 

Scuba Frisco

2930 Preston Road, Suite 930

Frisco, TX 75034

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Contact

214-227-2494

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dive@scubafrisco.com

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