After your first few scuba dives, you soon desire to explore a bit deeper. Theres something exciting and mysterious about the depth that attracts dives.
The Fun Part
The fun part about this course is the opportunity to explore the depths. Its exhilarating.
What You Learn
- Techniques for diving in the deeper range of 60-130 feet Deep scuba diving equipment considerations
- Experience in planning, organizing and making at least four deep dives under the supervision of your PADI Instructor
The Scuba Gear You Use
You use all the basic scuba gear including a dive computer, some accessories and maybe a dive light
You can find all the gear you need at Aquatic Safaris.
The Learning Materials You Need
PADIs Deep Diver crewpak (DVD and manual) provides a thorough overview of the principles and techniques needed to complete the PADI Deep Diver specialty. In addition to previewing skills you’ll practice with your instructor, the materials serve as a reference guide for deep diving in a variety of conditions and environments. You’ll also find the answers to common questions such as :
Is it true that ascending no faster than your bubbles is a good ascent rate? Can a slow ascent replace a safety stop?
The Deep Diver Crewpak is included in your course fee.
To enroll in the PADI Deep Diver course, you must
- Be 15 years or older
- Have a PADI Adventure Diver (AOW) certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization)
Upcoming Deep Diver Classes Full Instruction Schedule here
|Class:||Dates & Times:||Instructor||Cost:||Space
Course is set up to dive the John D Gill/Hyde on Sunday and Hyde/Markham the following Sunday.
Class: Aug 19 6-8PM
Dive: Aug 26 8AM-3PM, Sep 2 7:30AM-2PM
|Minimum age||15 years. Private classes on a case-by-case basis and are subject to a surcharge.|
|Equipment provided by student||Student is responsible for providing their own gear or can rent for $75 for the entire class from Aquatic Safaris.|
|Equipment provided by Aquatic Safaris|
|Course cost||$160 per student.|
|Required books & materials||Deep Diver DVD video and manual – included in course fee.|
|Additional expenses||Cost of required charters, optional gear rental $75|
Your Next Adventure
Many shipwrecks are often found in deeper water. That’s why the PADI Deep Diver course is a natural companion to the PADI Wreck Diver course.