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
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.
Learning to adjust your dive plan for the reduced surface pressure at altitude is an important part of the course. You’ll complete two scuba dives and learn:
Beyond using basic scuba equipment, you may need different exposure protection depending on where you dive. Your PADI Instructor may suggest additional equipment depending on the dive site features and visibility. Check with us to get advice about diving at altitude.
10 years or older
PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver (or qualifying entry-level-certification)
What’s not included:
You are responsible for providing your own scuba quality personal gear. Mask, fins, snorkel, boots & clips. Snorkel gear will not work for this course. We also offer Student discounts on these items.