The Dive Shop Altitude Diver
Improve Your Skills - Altitude Diver
PADI Altitude Diver course.
Why PADI Altitude Diver?
Any time you're diving from 300 to 3000 meters/1000 to 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.
What do I need to start?
PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers who are at least 10 years old can enroll in the Altitude Diver Course.
What does the course cost? - $170
What will you learn?
The Altitude Diver Specialty course familiarizes you with the rules and procedures necessary to use the Recreational Dive Planner at altitude. This includes:
- Altitude dive planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards
- Special Recreational Dive Planner procedures for diving at altitude
- Safety stops and emergency decompression procedures
- Special equipment necessary for altitude diving
Also, the first dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your Advanced Open Water Diver certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.
- 3 Hour class at The Dive Shop
- 2 dives, one day at Lake Pleasant
- Tanks and weights
- PIC (certification card)
Call 520-326-DIVE to register for the PADI Altitude Diver class.
The Dive Shop is a PADI Five Star Instructor Development Center
The PADI System of diver education is based on progressive training that introduces skills, safety-related information and local environmental knowledge to student divers in stages. PADI courses are student-centered and provide maximum practice and realistic application.