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Dry Suit Diver Specialty

Wanna stay warm and toasty on a dive? Then dive dry. Yes! Unlike a wetsuit, a dry suit seals you off from the outside water and that keeps you warm! Even in surprisingly cold water.

Drysuit Diver Photo

The Fun Part

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, especially at inland dive sites such as quarries, lakes, sinkholes and caves etc. As a dry suit diver, you are equipped to scuba dive some of the worlds incredible dive sites in the worlds cooler regions that are best enjoyed in a dry suit even in their warmer months.

What You Learn:

Gain the knowledge and skills to safely don, dive with, doff and store a dry-suit. Get introduced to the different types of suits so you can make a very informed decision if considering purchasing a dry suit. You learn:

  • Dry suit buoyancy control skills
  • Dry suit maintenance, storage and basic repair
  • Undergarment (fleece or overall-type garments worn under the dry suit) options

Practical skills you will master in this course:

Dry Suit Familiarization Fin Pivot Stuck inflator emergency drill
Safety Checks Hover Stuck exhaust valve emergency drill
Entry Techniques Excess gas in feet emergency roll drill Ascent procedure· Remove and replace scuba unit and weight belt on the surface
Buoyancy Check   Exit techniques· Removal of dry suit, storage and maintenance
Descent techniques    

Prerequisites:

  • You must Be 10 years or older
  • Drysuit Patch photo
  • You must have a PADI Open Water Diver certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization)
  • You must provide your own Dry Suit for this course.

Costs:

$320 USD P/P
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Address: Privada Los Naranjos #30, Santiago, Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico  28860
Phone in the USA direct to the shop in MX: 909-266-0271
Phone Internationally to MX: 011-52-314-334-6394
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