PADI Deep Diver Course

22,000 (inc GST)


The PADI Deep Diver program is intended to serve as a safe, supervised introduction to deeper diving within the limits of recreational diving.

The program will familiarize you with all the skills & knowledge to enjoy diving in depths up to 40m.

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Explore deeper dive sites with confidence at depths down to 40 metres. Learn to manage your gas supply, go over buddy contact procedures, and buoyancy control.

Program Structure

The course consists of one evening academic session and four boat dives.

Academic Session

Topics to be covered include:

  • Deep diving activities and objectives
  • Definition of deep diving and depth limits
  • Deep diving equipment & techniques
  • Nitrogen narcosis
  • Decompression sickness
  • Flying after diving, driving through mountains etc
  • Recreational dive planner review

OW Dives

Dive #1

  • Perform timed task
  • Compare depth gauge readings
  • Stage Bottle Rigging (SBR)

Dive #2

  • Visual line descent
  • Observe pressure affected objects
  • Navigate away from and back to reference line
  • Stage Bottle Rigging (SBR)

Dive #3

  • Observe loss of colour at depth
  • Physical tasks
  • Stage Bottle Rigging (SBR)

Dive # 4

  • Stage Bottle Rigging (SBR)
  • Underwater tour


  • Student need to be at least 10 years old
  • Hold PADI Advanced Open Water Certification or equivalent

What’s Included

  • FREE Gear Hire
  • PADI Instructor tuition and administrative fees
  • PADI Deep Diver International Certification Card upon completion of the program