PADI Deep Diver Course
The PADI Deep Diver program is intended to serve as a safe, supervised introduction to deeper diving within the limits of recreational diving. The program will familiarize you with the skills, knowledge, planning, organisation, procedures, techniques, problems, hazards, and enjoyment of diving between depths of 18m to 39.5m. You will conduct dives from 24m to 39m from our boat Omega 2 off Sydney.
Divers wishing to participate in this program must:
- PADI Advanced certification or equivalent
- Have a current medical
- Sign a PADI Waiver and Release form
You will need:
Mask, snorkel, fins and boots; Appropriate insulation; Dive cylinder; BCD; Regulator with alternate air source and bottom timer; 2 torches; Knife; Whistle; Surface Marker Buoy; Slate and pencil; and dive reel.
Nice to have: a Sling cylinder
Book a Deep Scuba Diving course now
The PADI Deep Diver program is designed to introduce you to deeper diving between 18m and 39m. It is for people who wish to learn deeper diving techniques and safety procedures.
The program consists of 4 boat dives over one week-end. Suitable for all divers with an Advanced certification.
2017 Deep Diver Course Dates
2018 Deep Diver Course Dates
10th January, 11th April, 4th July, 10th October
Course fees are $475 per course or $445 for Team Members.
Two Academic Sessions
- Course Overview
- Deep diving activities and objectives
- Definition of deep diving and depth limits
- Deep diving equipment
- Deep diving techniques
- Nitrogen narcosis
- Decompression sickness
- Flying after diving, driving through mountains etc
- Recreational dive planner review
- Course Summary
Saturday Dive #1
- Recommended depth 30m
- Perform timed task
- Compare depth gauge readings
Saturday Dive #2
- Recommended depth 24m
- Visual line descent
- Observe pressure affected objects
- Navigate away from and back to reference line
Sunday Dive #3
- Recommended depth 30m to 39m
- Observe loss of colour at depth
- Physical tasks
- Simulated 8 minute deco at 5m
Sunday Dive # 4
- Recommended depth 30m
- Underwater tour
Combine with a PADI Wreck Diver course and save!
The PADI Wreck Diver program is a fun program designed to introduce you to enjoyable wreck diving. You will dive four popular wrecks while being introduced to the skills of wreck diving. All your dives will be off Omega 2.
The PADI Wreck Diver program is conducted the weekend after your PADI Deep Diver Course, over one weekend using your recreational diving equipment. The instructor will supply specialty gear as required.
Completing both courses together is usually $1000, special at $900 for Team Members