Altitude Diver

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 The PADI Altitude Diver Course

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.

The Fun Part

Dive more challenging dive sites while you satisfy your curiosity for “I wonder what’s down there?” The fun part about altitude diving is that you can explore places many people have never seen.


What You LearnLearn to scuba dive in high altitudes

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 (RDPTM), an electronic eRDPTM or a dive computer, you’ll learn how plan and make a dive at high altitudes. You’ll learn :  

Altitude dive planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards 

Recreational Dive PlannerTM procedures for diving at altitude 

 Safety stops and emergency decompression procedures at altitude

What’s next!

Scuba West can help you learn to dive at altitude. Call us at 727-863-6911 to find out how!