This course helps you expand your knowledge about boats from small inflatables to large liveaboards. You will gain experience scuba diving by completing two dives from a boat.
Much of the world’s best scuba diving is accessible only by boat. Whether you have never made a boat dive or you have 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.
If your are a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who is at least 10 years old, you can enroll in the Boat Diver course.
The PADI Boat Diver course teaches you about the advantages and ease of diving from a boat. You will practice boat diving techniques and learn:
- Boat terminology.
- Boat diving procedures and etiquette, including how to enter and exist, and where to stow your gear.
Prerequisites & Requirements
Duration: 1 day, 2 dives
- Age Requirement
- 10 years old or older
- Course Prerequisites
- PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver (or qualifying entry-level certification)