ADVANCED ADVENTURE DIVER
Let your underwater adventures continue as you apply your scuba skills as you explore new dive sites and experience new underwater activities.
Learn and explore which diving specialties interest you, and what type of diving you will enjoy the most.
Gain more confidence, experience and capability as you hone your skills and begin to consider the direction and your interests you would like your diving to take.
WHAT IS THE ADVANCED ADVENTURE COURSE?
The Advanced Adventurer Diver is fun and exciting course that is all about advancing your diving skills.
The course is designed to advance those skills through a series of 5 different Adventure Dives. You try out different specialties while gaining experience under the supervision of your Instructor.
There are 2 required specialties, Deep Diver and Navigation Diver which are the foundation of continuing diver education. The remaining specialty dives you choose from the extensive list of specialties we offer.
These may include: DPV, Night, Wreck, Drift, Search & Recover, Drysuit and many more.
Get the credit! Each Adventure Dive may credit toward the first dive of the corresponding PADI Specialty Diver Course. If you’ve already taken a specialty diver course, ask your instructor about applying credit for that specialty towards an Adventure Dive.
WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS?
To enroll in Advanced Adventure Diver course you must be a minimum of 10 years old with parental consent.
You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health.
SDI Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent, SDI Junior Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent.
Junior divers (10-15) can only take specialties approved for their age.
Limits for Junior Divers:
Deep Diving: Maximum depth for divers 10-15 is 21 metres/70 feet
Dry suit; minimum age 12
Wreck: Limited penetration minimum age 15
Come on and dive in…a lifetime of fun, adventure, memories, experiences, and new friends awaits you!
WHAT EQUIPMENT WILL YOU NEED?
During the class you will use your own basic scuba equipment. If needed, The Dive Place has BC's, Regulator sets with dive computers, and tanks available to rental.
Required items that the individual diver must own include a compass for navigation, a knife, visible and audible signaling devices such as a SMB (Safety Sausage) and whistle.
If you select Night Diving, flashlightts and Glo-Sticks are also required. For Search and Rescue, a lift bag will be required.
Your The Dive Place Instructor will explain the equipment that you need, and may suggest additional gear, such as your own surface flag buoy, line and reel which will be useful throughout your diving career.
HOW TO GET STARTED?
Stop by The Dive Place to enroll in the course, pick up your eLearning code – and you can start learning right away.
The eLearning gives you the background information you need to dive safely and allows you to study at your own pace through an interactive computer-based program.
For questions about the Advanced Adventure Diver course, equipment, cost or fees, contact us at The Dive Place on 407-517-4737 or stop by and talk to one of our crew members who will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have.
On becoming a Advanced Adventure Diver, perhaps you may want to become a dive professional and go all the way to Divemaster or even become an Instructor yourself! Whatever your scuba and skin diving needs, let
The Dive Place help you realize your dreams!