A L T I T U D E
Any time you’re diving at 300 to 3000 metres/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 Will 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 eRDP, or a dive computer, you’ll learn how to plan and make a dive at high altitudes.
Altitude dive planning, organization, procedures, techniques,
problems and hazards
Recreational Dive Planner procedures for diving at altitude
Safety stops and emergency decompression procedures at altitude
Min Age: 10
Prerequisites: Open Water Diver (or qualifying rating)
Complete a Medical Questionnaire as a prerequisite to a recreational scuba diving
Learning Materials: N/A
Scuba Gear You'll Need: Basic Scuba Gear
INCLUDED IN THE COURSE
Open water dives (2 dives)
One pool practice voucher ($25 value)
PADI Certification Card
NOT INCLUDED IN THE COURSE
Transportation to open water dive sites
Lodging at an open water dive site (when applicable)
Entry and parking fees to open water dive sites (when applicable)
Coldwater wetsuit ($45)
How To Sign Up?
This class is scheduled upon request. To sign up/schedule this class, please call/text Kent or Samuel at 970-286-0072
If you want to send us a message, use the contact form on the Contact Us page.