PADI NIGHT DIVER SPECIALTY
The underwater world changes as day creatures retire; nocturnal organisms emerge. If you’ve wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, enroll in the PADI Night Diver Specialty course.
The thought of dipping below the surface at night seems mysterious, yet so alluring. Although you’ve been scuba diving at a site many times before, at night you drop into a whole new world and watch it come to life under the glow of your dive light. The scene changes as day creatures retire and nocturnal organisms emerge. If you’ve wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, sign up for the PADI Night Diver Specialty course.
What you will learn
Scuba diving at night teaches you to pay attention to details you may overlook during the day. You’ll learn:
Light handling and communication techniques Entering, exiting and navigating in the dark Identifying how plants and animals differ or change behavior at night Equipment.
Along with your basic scuba equipment, you’ll need a primary dive light and want to have a backup light, too. And wearing more exposure protection to stay comfortable after dark.
Start learning now with PADI’s home-study materials – Night Diver eLearning. Read and watch the video about night diving, then interact with knowledge checks in preparation for your three night dives with us.
Minimum Age: 12 years old.
PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver.
Medically fit for diving.
Because this is dive training, there is a medical form involved. You need to be fit for diving before you start your course. Contact us for more information.
Time Commitment: 3 night dives, approx 12 hours.