Imagine descending below the surface of a clear mountain lake to explore a well-preserved wreck. Interested? Any time you scuba dive at an altitude higher than 300 metres/1000 feet above sea level, you’re altitude diving. If you’re ready to discover a hidden world where few have ventured, then the PADI Altitude Diver Specialty course is for you.
At least 10 years of age
Open Water Diver
Classroom Sessions: 1
Required Dives: 2
Materials and Books: $35
Other Costs: Rental gear and air fills if required
Required Forms (Please download and fill out all information and bring to class)
Medical Statement and Questionnaire (pdf)
Required Student Materials
Slate and pencil
One classroom session is conducted to discuss the knowledge reviews. Challenges of altitude diving and emergency procedures are also reviewed.
The open water portion of the class is conducted in a single day consisting of two dives.