PADI Scuba Diver Course
Who should take this course?
The PADI Scuba Diver course is a subset of the PADI Open Water Diver course. If you’re short on time but really want to become a diver, the PADI Scuba Diver rating might be right for you ̶ particularly if you expect to go scuba diving primarily with a dive guide. This course is an intermediate step for earning an Open Water Diver certification, if that’s your ultimate goal.
PADI Scuba Divers are qualified to:
To enroll in a PADI Scuba Diver course (or Junior Scuba Diver course), you must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required, but you can try it first through the Discover Scuba Diving program.
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The PADI Scuba Diver course consists of three main phases:
You learn to use basic scuba gear, including a mask, snorkel, fins, regulator, buoyancy control device and a tank. The equipment you wear varies, depending upon whether you’re diving in tropical, temperate or cold water. Our PADI Instructor will explain the equipment you need and may suggest additional educational materials, such as the required logbook.
Check in at our dive center to get advice about everything you need for your diving adventures.
A completed medical form must be completed prior to you starting your course and can be found here:
Please be aware that Sunderland Scuba Centre hold the right to refuse refunds for unwanted goods and courses in store