Class  Schedule

You MUST fill out a Medical Questionnaire with ANY program that we offer

NOTE: Schedule Is Subject To Change Without Prior Notice 



On the right you will find a list of available dates to take the Open Water Diver class and certification. These dates are only for the Open Water Diver course. All other classes are scheduled up on request.


Thank you for inquiring about the Colorado Scuba Diving, Scuba Certification.

We are located in Fort Collins, Colorado and train out of city of Fort Collins EPIC center.  We offer the most comprehensive and thorough SCUBA training and education available.  Classes are interesting, informative, and fun!

Check the "Your Scuba Training" page for more information.


  • CSDA provides all equipment necessary for training and certification

  • Student is required to purchase PADI Student Packet. Can be done throuhg us.

  • Student responsible for entry fee at Homestead Crater, UT or Blue Hole, NM, depending on where Open Water checkout dives are each month


Students must fill out a student folder with some forms and releases.  

PADI RSTC Medical form can be found HERE.  Answer each medical question with "NO" or "YES". If there is a "YES", your Physician must clear you for diving and you'll need to complete the second page of the form and have your physician sign it before you are allowed to participate in the pool and open water.


Open Water checkout dives are conducted at the Homestead Crater in Midway, UT or the Blue Hole in Santa Rosa, NM.   Students complete 4 training dives under close supervision, and after successful completion of the dives, students are awarded a lifetime ticket to enjoy the underwater world with the PADI Open Water Diver certification.   Cards will arrive in the mail from PADI headquarters in about two weeks. Temporary cards (if traveling for vacation sooner) can be issued right away.


  • CLICK HERE to watch a 3min video that explains the entire course process 

  • CLICK HERE or HERE to see a typical certification trip schedule.


Thank You For Visiting,

CSDA Staff

2020 Available Dates:

  • January 11-12 Class and Pool EPIC

  • January 25-26 OW Checkout Dives


  • February 1-2 Class and Pool EPIC

  • February 22-23 OW Checkout Dives


  • March TBD Class and Pool EPIC

  • March TBD OW Checkout Dives


  • April TBD Class and Pool EPIC

  • April TBD OW Checkout Dives


  • May TBD Class and Pool

  • May 16-25 OW Checkout Dives at the ocean, during CSDA's spring dive trip to the Philippines

  • June TBD Class and Pool

  • June TBD OW Checkout Dives


  • July TBD Class and Pool EPIC

  • July TBD OW Checkout Dives


  • August TBD Class and Pool EPIC

  • August TBD OW Checkout Dives

2019 Available Dates:


  • September 7-8 Class and Pool EPIC

  • September 21-22 OW Checkout Dives


  • October 26-27 Class and Pool EPIC

  • October N/A OW Checkout Dives


  • November 9-10 Class and Pool EPIC

  • November 30-1st OW Checkout Dives

  • December 7-8 Class and Pool EPIC

  • December 21-22 OW Checkout Dives