PADI BOAT DIVER SPECIALTY COURSE
Some divers never make boat dives, whereas some divers have logged countless dives, and never made a dive from the shore. The PADI Boat Diver Specialty course has benefits for almost every diver because the procedures and techniques for scuba diving from different boats, vary in different parts of the world.
The PADI Boat Diver course – £85
PADI Boat Diver course – prerequisites
PADI Open Water Diver (or have a qualifying certification from another organisation)
(Minimum age: 10 years old)
Boat Diving – Learn about
- Boat Diving procedures and techniques
- Problems and Hazards of diving from boats
- Boat Diving gear
- Entries and Exits
- Different types of boats – inflatables to cruisers
- Locating boat safety equipment
Boat Diver – Learning Materials
The PADI Boat Diver crewpak is not included in the price* which includes all the required materials to complete the PADI Boat Diver specialty course, and is available from the Dive Centre.
The topics that are covered in the Manual & DVD will include:
- Boat terminology
- Dive planning and techniques – entry/exits, surface lines
- Boat diving etiquette – conduct, equipment storage, marine rules
- Safety equipment for boat diving
What’s included in the price?
- Your own dedicated private PADI Boat Specialty Instructor
- Rental of a complete set of modern scuba equipment (regularly maintained and serviced)
- Classroom sessions if required
- Use of boat diving equipment
- Two boat dives in the open water environment
- Transfers to and from your Pattaya Hotel
- Food and soft drinks on the Dive Boat
- The PADI Boat Diver Certification Card
Boat Dives – The Benefits
Boat diving is very popular with most divers because of the convenience, flexibility and added fun that it brings, and divng from a boat can be combined with almost all PADI scuba courses.
PADI Master Scuba Diver - The PADI Boat Diver specialty course can be credited towards the highest rating in recreational diving, the Master Scuba Diver.
Please note that all prices are subject to change without prior notice and the prices that are quoted assume that all PADI prerequisites have been met to start the specific course and do not include the required PADI diving manuals and/or crewpacks*