If you want to see the spectacular and prolific aquatic life often found in colder water climates you'll need to stay warm and that means a dry suit. But, you want to be trained in proper techniques and this is where PADI Dry Suit Diver Specialty course comes in. During your PADI Dry Suit Diver Specialty course, you'll not only cover the background knowledge related to dry suit diving, you'll get into confined water to put that theory into practice. Then, once you've mastered confined water, it's time for two open water dives and applying that knowledge, including dive planning, organization, techniques, problems and buoyancy control. To take the Seatasea PADI Dry Suit Diver Course you must be a PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organization) and minimum age of 12 years old
Seatasea is proud to present DUI (Diving Unlimited International) Self Donning (Front Zip) Dry Suits as the suits we use in our Dry Suit Diver Course. DUI is the world leader in high quality and state of the art dry suit systems. After completion of our Dry Suit Certification, you will also be able to rent Dry Suits from Seatasea. A certification "is" mandatory for Dry Suit rental from Seatasea.
The Seatasea Dry Suit Diver Course is conducted with one Confined Water Session which is held on most all of the Sunday morning scheduled Open Water Diver - Part 1 confined water (Pool) sessions.
Upon completion of this session, you will complete two open water dives in a dry suit. These dives are done at any of the dates we are completing our Open Water Diver Certifications. The dives may also be combined with our Advanced Open Water Diver Course or Rescue Diver.
$195 includes instruction, use of a DUI dry suit in the confined water session and 2 open water dives, course materials, certification, air tanks and air. ( Note: Does not include any other rental equipment, however this is available at a rate of one days rental for the entire course)
The Seatasea Dry Suit Diver Course normally is conducted every month in the late spring and summer.
When: See - Our Calendar
Cancellation: View our course cancellation policy here.