PADI Dive Propulsion Vehicle Diver Speciality DPV

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Dive Propulsion Vehicle Diver (DPV)

A DPV offers a thrilling way to see a lot of underwater territory in a brief amount of time. They scoot you through the water without the need to exert energy or use excess air! Want to visit that offshore reef or wreck from the beach? A DPV may be the way to go, especially if you are a budding James Bond!

  • Must be a PADI Open Water Diver or Junior  Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another organisation) and 12 years old
  • You will learn Diver propulsion vehicle dive planning organisation, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards
  • Equipment considerations
  • Diver etiquette and how to avoid harming fragile aquatic life
  • The PADI Diver Propulsion Vehicle Diver certification counts toward your Master Scuba Diver rating.

What do I need and what is the cost?

Can be taken as part of our 5 Speciality Package for £425 but this does not include Manuals (Usually £22.70) or DVD + Manuals (Usually £43.20). Certification cards are paid for separately if used in conjunction with offer. They cost £25.00. Why not upgrade your card to an awesome Project AWARE card? Donate £10 or more and get a choice of fantastic underwater images!

Full SCUBA Equipment is required for the Course. If you need any equipment, you can hire this from Island Divers – just give us a ring!

Course Fee £145.00 as a stand alone course and not part of the package deal.

Site entrance fee: There is an entrance fee for open water dives requiring entry to an inland dive site, payable daily by the student. Current fees: Vobster Quay– £16.00, Andark Lake £15.00. Boat fees from £25.00 per dive.

Proof of current qualification and experience, (log book and cards), must be provided on day one of the course.

You also need to know the James Bond theme tune to hum as you zip along!

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