Imagine descending below the surface of a clear mountain lake to explore a the magical microbialites of Pavillion Lake. Interested? Any time you scuba dive at an altitude higher than 300 metres/1000 feet above sea level, you're altitude diving. If you're ready to discover a hidden world where few have ventured, then the PADI Altitude Diver Specialty course is for you.
Course Price: $250
Before the Course Begins
Come into shop to pick up learning material
Complete learning material before first class session
Class starts at 6:00 PM
Review learning materials
Plan trip to an altitude location
One day, two dives
Dives are approx. 45 min - 1 hour
Usually done in conjuction with a trip
Students are responsible for their own transportation
The Ocean Pro Difference
We are partnered with Project AWARE, a global non-profit organization that is Protecting Our Ocean Planet - One Dive at a Time. They are focused on the critical issues of Sharks in Peril and Marine Debris, and we're supporting
them by donating $10 for every student we certify. With this donation, our students recieve Project AWARE certification cards.
Done with a Trip
At Ocean Pro Divers, we're all about adventure. This is why we try to do so many trips throughout the year! Since altitude diving generally takes place a fair distance away from us, we usually run this course in conjuction with a trip! Our most popular dive/altitude course combo is at Pavillion Lake!
We keep our student to instructional staff ratios low to ensure you can progress a pace that is comfortable for you. We keep our numbers to a max of four students to one instructor or less.
You need to have completed your Open Water Diver certification to enroll in this program.
PADI courses are progressive and build on your previous dive experience. For all of our PADI courses, we require that you have recent experience to enroll.