Much of the world's best scuba diving is accessible only by boat. Whether you've never made a boat dive or you've logged dozens, the PADI Boat Diver Specialty course will benefit you because boats in various parts of the world do things differently. Scuba diving from a boat is fun and relatively easy because you usually descend directly onto your dive site.
Through the PADI Boat Diver Specialty course, you can learn the techniques and procedures for diving from different types of boats. The more boats you're diving from, the more diving you're doing.
As part of your PADI Boat Diver Specialty course, you'll learn about:
Boat diving planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards
Proper boat diving etiquette, including equipment storage and conduct
Common boat terminology
Specific and local boat diving laws and ordinances
Overview of emergency and safety equipment needed on- private dive boats
PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organization)
Minimum age: 10 years old
At your instructor's discretion, you can count your Adventures In Diving Boat Adventure Dive towards the Boat Diver Specialty course. The Boat Diver certification counts as one of the five Specialty
course certifications for the PADI Master SCUBA Diver certification.
$99.00 plus course materials.
**Equipment rental not included. If you need to rent any equipment, let us know. We have a wide selection of equipment available for rental.