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ALTITUDE DIVER The PADI Altitude Diver Course

The PADI Altitude Diver Course

Any time you’re diving at 300 metres/1000 feet to 3000 metres/10,000 feet above sea level, you're altitude diving. If you want to explore the hidden world of a mountain lake, the PADI Altitude Diver Specialty course is for you.


The Fun Part

Dive more challenging dive sites while you satisfy your curiosity for “I wonder what’s down there?” The fun part about altitude diving is that you can explore places many people have never seen.


What You Learn

You’ll learn the effects of pressure at higher altitudes and how to adjust your dive plan accordingly. Whether you use a recreational dive planner table (RDP), an electronic eRDPml or a dive computer, you’ll learn how plan and make a dive at high altitudes. You’ll learn :

  • Altitude dive planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards
  • Recreational Dive PlannerTM procedures for diving at altitude
  • Safety stops and emergency decompression procedures at altitude

To purchase learning materials and equipment, contact us.


Your Next Adventure

Chances are if you’re scuba diving up high in the mountains you may also want to be prepared with the Dry Suit Diver and Ice Diver courses.

Instructors for this Specialty Course are:

 Master Scuba Diver Trainer, John Pratt

Master Scuba Diver Trainer, Mike Ballas

 

  Start Date Courses Course Type Places Available  
26 May 2021 JEP ALT 05/26/2021 Altitude Diver 3

Altitude Diver

Classroom 1
Wed 26 May 2021
06:30 PM
02 hours 30 minutes
Aquatic World Classroom
Dive 1
Sun 30 May 2021
11:02 AM
03 hours 58 minutes
Eaton Brook
Course Instructor(s): John Pratt,

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 meters/1000 feet above sea level, you are altitude diving. If you are ready to discover a hidden world where few have ventured, then the PADI Altitude Diver Specialty course is for you..................... Dive site location to be determined at a later date depending on lake conditions........................ Call or stop by the shop today to sign up! Once enrolled, your PADI Instructor will contact you with more information.......................... Required Gear: Mask, snorkel, fins, booties, hood and gloves, wetsuit, BCD, SPG w/computer, regulator, tank(s), weights, audible and visual signaling device............... Course Cost is $175 plus student materials: RDP $37.60 or eRDPml app. $31.60 and Theoretical Depth at Altitude table with slate $10.60. Note, be sure to bring your computers Owners Manual.

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10 Jun 2021 MJB ALT 6/10/2021 Altitude Diver 4

Altitude Diver

Classroom 1
Thu 10 Jun 2021
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Zoom Classroom 1
Dive 1
Sun 13 Jun 2021
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Eaton Brook
Course Instructor(s): Michael Ballas,

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 meters/1000 feet above sea level, you are altitude diving. If you are ready to discover a hidden world where few have ventured, then the PADI Altitude Diver Specialty course is for you..................... Dive site location to be determined at a later date depending on lake conditions........................ Call or stop by the shop today to sign up! Once enrolled, your PADI Instructor will contact you with more information.......................... Required Gear: Mask, snorkel, fins, booties, hood and gloves, wetsuit, BCD, SPG w/computer, regulator, tank(s), weights, audible and visual signaling device............... Course Cost is $175 plus student materials: RDP $37.60 or eRDPml app. $31.60 and Theoretical Depth at Altitude table with slate $10.60. Note, be sure to bring your computers Owners Manual.

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23 Sep 2021 MJB ALT 9/23/2021 Altitude Diver 6

Altitude Diver

Classroom 1
Thu 23 Sep 2021
06:00 PM
03 hours 00 minutes
Zoom Classroom 1
Dive 1
Sat 25 Sep 2021
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Eaton Brook
Course Instructor(s): Michael Ballas,

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 meters/1000 feet above sea level, you are altitude diving. If you are ready to discover a hidden world where few have ventured, then the PADI Altitude Diver Specialty course is for you..................... Dive site location to be determined at a later date depending on lake conditions........................ Call or stop by the shop today to sign up! Once enrolled, your PADI Instructor will contact you with more information.......................... Required Gear: Mask, snorkel, fins, booties, hood and gloves, wetsuit, BCD, SPG w/computer, regulator, tank(s), weights, audible and visual signaling device............... Course Cost is $175 plus student materials: RDP $37.60 or eRDPml app. $31.60 and Theoretical Depth at Altitude table with slate $10.60. Note, be sure to bring your computers Owners Manual.

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