About the Course: During the PADI® Deep Diver course, you’ll learn how to plan deep dives, manage your gas supply and how to identify and manage narcosis. You’ll learn about buddy contact procedures, safety considerations and buoyancy control at depth..
How to Start Deep Diving: When you dive below 60 feet, there are special safety considerations. If you’re ready to expand your boundaries, a PADI® Instructor will help you gain the skills and confidence to explore to a maximum depth of 130 feet.
PADI eLearning®: PADI eLearning® makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Learn about scuba diving principles and terminology whenever, wherever it’s convenient for you. It’s your course on your time. Study offline, or online using a computer or mobile device. Connect with your instructor whenever you have a question.
eLearning Time Commitment: 2-4 hrs
With Your Instructor: During four dives with a PADI® Instructor, you’ll practice descents, buoyancy and safety stops. Through hands-on exercises, you’ll discover how deep dives affect color, physical objects and your brain.
Total Time Commitment: 2-3 days (dives must be completed over a minimum of two days)
Prerequisites: PADI® Adventure Diver (or qualifying certification)
Minimum Age: 15