The PADI Drift Diver Specialty course introduces you to the coolest magic carpet ride you’ll ever experience. This course shows you how to enjoy rivers and ocean currents by “going with the flow,” staying with your dive partner, communicating with the dive boat and knowing where you are the whole time.
The Fun Part
Drift Diving is nearly effortless and relaxing. You simply glide along and enjoy the rush of flying underwater while the current does the work.
What You Learn
During your PADI Drift Diver certification course, you learn about:
Planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards of drift diving
An introduction to drift diving equipment -- floats, lines, reels
Buoyancy-control, navigation and communication for drift diving
Site selection and overview of aquatic currents – causes and effects
Techniques for staying close to a buddy or together as a group
COURSE PRICE & DURATION:$225 (includes all course materials)
Duration: As little as 1 day!
COURSE CONTENTS: Knowledge development and Two Open Water Dives
EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:Diver Float Markers, One Visual and One Audible Signaling Device (available for rental)
RECOMMENDED TEXTS:PADI Drift Diver Manual and Video