Dry Suit Diver

Stay warm, dive dry!

If you want to see the spectacular and prolific aquatic life often found in colder water climates you’ll need to stay warm and that means a dry suit. But, you want to be trained in proper techniques and this is where PADI Dry Suit Diver Specialty course comes in.

  • PADI SCUBA Diving Wellington. Dive NZ Sea Adventures

    Dry Suit course

    Course Length: 1 day


    • Open Water Diver
    • 10 Years Old

    Special Equipment Requirements

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  • Why take the PADI Dry Suit Diver course

    NZ Sea Adventures, Dry Suit Diver Specialty course, New Zealand Sea Adventures, Wellington

    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. 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.

    What’s involved in the course?

    During your PADI Dry Suit Diver Specialty course, you’ll not only cover the background knowledge related to dry suit diving, you’ll get into confined water to put that theory into practice. Then, once you’ve mastered confined water, it’s time for two open water dives and applying that knowledge, including dive planning, organization, techniques, problems and buoyancy control.

    Who can take the course?

    To take this course you must have an Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver certification and be at least 10 years old.

    When does the course run?

    All our specialties run regularly year round. Our training staff can work out an individual schedule for the specialty courses that interest you.

    Where does the course run?

    For the dives we head to one of the many local dive sites.

    How do I sign up?

    Drop by the shop or give us a call to work out your Specialty Course timetable. Remember you need 5 Specialties to qualify for the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating.