Through the PADI Boat Diver Specialty course, you can learn the techniques and procedures for diving from different types of boats. The more boats you're diving from, the more diving you're doing.
PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organisation)
10 years old PADI
Boat Diver program covers:
Boat diving planning, organisation, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards Proper boat diving etiquette, including equipment storage and conduct Common boat terminology Specific and local boat diving laws and ordinances Overview of emergency and safety equipment needed on private dive boats
Minimum Open Water Training: two dives over one day
The Boat Diver Speciality manual and PADI Boat Diver Certification is in included in the cost of the course. The manual can be sent to your home address, at a small additional cost, so that you can begin the theory part of your course before you come to Gozo! The cost of the boat trip is however an extra cost.