Wanna stay warm and toasty on a dive? Then dive dry. Yes! Unlike a wetsuit, a dry suit seals you off from the outside water and that keeps you warm! Even in surprisingly cold water.
$150.00 Plus materials
Students are required to have their own personal equipment: mask, fins, boots, gloves, snorkel and dive bag and a timing device. Students get special pricing from our store.
Rental of primary scuba gear (wet suit, regulator, BCD, weights, tank) is $49.95 for the two (2) days training (Regular Price 59.00 per day).
1 Pool dive and 2 beach dives
You will need to sign a Medical Certification Statement (download here)
Dry suits let you dive more challenging dive sites, and extend your dive season. When you have the right cold water scuba diving attire, you can stand up to the elements and take advantage of the generally better visibility offered by winter months—especially at inland dive sites such as quarries, lakes, sinkholes and caves etc. As a dry suit diver, you’re equipped to scuba dive some of the world’s incredible dive sites in the world’s cooler regions that are best enjoyed in a dry suit even in their warmer months.
Gain the knowledge and skills to safely don, dive with, doff and store a dry-suit. Get introduced to the different types of suits so you can make a very informed decision if considering purchasing a dry suit. You learn:
Practical skills you’ll master in this course:
Many technical divers wear dry suits on almost every dive due to the length of the time spent underwater. The longer the diver is in the water, the more thermal protection is required.