PADI Wreck Diver
This course is designed to be an introduction to wreck diving and to help you develop the skills and knowledge necessary for safe wreck diving. Whether it is a plane, building, boat, shipwreck or pleasure craft, if it is sunk underwater, and you wish to dive on the site, this course is for you. During the PADI Wreck Diver course, you will learn the following: The planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards of wreck diving, The preparation and use of lights, air supplies, special equipment, penetration lines and reels, Limited-visibility diving techniques and emergency procedures, and many other aspects of safely diving shipwrecks.
Whether sunk on purpose as an artificial reef or the result of mishap, wrecks open fascinating windows to the past. Most divers find wrecked ships, airplanes and even automobiles nearly irresistible because they’re intriguing to explore, exciting avenues of discovery, and usually teeming with aquatic life. The PADI Wreck Diver course teaches you the ins and outs of rewarding, responsible wreck diving.