Don’t miss a dive due to a scuba gear issue. Whether it’s a blown o-ring, regulator problem, wetsuit tear or a broken fin strap, you can learn how to manage basic scuba equipment adjustments.
Why take the PADI Equipment Specialist course?
As a PADI Equipment Specialist, you are prepared for the basic scuba equipment maintenance, care and adjustments you might encounter any day. In addition, you’ll learn interesting background information about how your gear works, how it’s repaired and other information that helps you with your equipment investment. The more you know about your gear the more comfortable you are with it as well as getting more performance while being able to care for it better.
What’s involved in the course?
We will review the theory, principles and operation of scuba diving equipment, and learn about routine, recommended care and maintenance procedures, and equipment storage. We also cover how to overcome common problems with equipment and recommended professional maintenance procedures.
Who can take the course?
All divers who are interested in the specialty and supporting the day’s purpose are invited to attend. To take this course, all you require is a minimum Scuba Diver certification and be at least 10 years old.
When does the course run?
We have an Equipment Specialty on the 28th of July; starting 9am with a break for lunch and finishing around 4pm. For other dates then just let us know when suits you.
Where does the course run?
The course is run at our Mana Dive Centre; 9 Marina View, Mana, Porirua.
How do I sign up?
Register online above with your details, it’s that simple! You can also come by the store or give us a call or email. Don’t forget to let us know when you would like to do the course.
Yes, this Specialty course counts towards your PADI Master Scuba Diver rating!