PADI Boat Diver
Welcome to the World of Boat Diving!
We at Diver Dan’s look forward to helping you get trained in the PADI Boat Diver Specialty. This course is designed to be an introduction to Boat Diving and help develop the skills, knowledge and techniques necessary for Boat Diving.
In order to take the PADI Boat Diver Specialty, you must first already be a PADI Open Water Diver (or equivalent), and you must be 12 years old.
The total training fees are $190.00. The fees are broken down as follows:
$115.00 Registration Fee
$75.00 Instructor / Certification Fee
Online Registration For PADI Boat Diver
You can also register online by paying the $115.00 registration fee. Your instructor will collect the remaining fees in person.
No store fees will be refunded once class has begun. Classes are transferable for up to one year from original start date. Boat fees can be fully refunded with more than 7 days notice. If cancelation is between 3-7 days we will issue a rain check for a future boat dive. if less than 72 hours notice, no refund or rain check will be issued.
The PADI Boat Diver Specialty is a one-week class consisting of one classroom session, one pool session, and two boat dives done on one day.
|Start Dates||Format||Times||Pool Date||Ocean Date||Instructor|
|9-Jan||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Jan 11 (Thu)||14-Jan||Rinde / Greenberg|
|22-Jan||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Jan 24 (Wed)||28-Jan||Zeno / Tabel / Kim|
|6-Feb||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Feb 8 (Thu)||11-Feb||Epperly / Meyer|
|19-Feb||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Feb 21 (Wed)||25-Feb||Olson / Takegoshi|
|6-Mar||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||March 8 (Thu)||11-Mar||Spangler / Hoyt|
|19-Mar||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||March 21 (Wed)||25-Mar||Cotter / Havlek|
|10-Apr||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||April 12 (Thu)||15-Apr||Van Gogh / Penner|
|23-Apr||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||April 25 (Wed)||29-Apr||Romani / Chu|
|8-May||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||May 10 (Thu)||13-May||Richards / Duggal|
|21-May||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||May 23 (Wed)||27-May||Sieber / Puleston|
|12-Jun||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||June 14 (Thu)||17-Jun||Yang / Smolgovski|
|25-Jun||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||June 27 (Wed)||1-Jul||Zeno / Tabel / Kim|
|17-Jul||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||July 19 (Thu)||22-Jul||Rinde / Greenberg|
|30-Jul||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Aug 1 (Wed)||5-Aug||Olson / Takegoshi|
|14-Aug||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Aug 16 (Thu)||19-Aug||Epperly / Meyer|
|27-Aug||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Aug 29 (Wed)||2-Sep||Cotter / Havlek|
|18-Sep||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Sept 20 (Thu)||23-Sep||Spangler / Hoyt|
|1-Oct||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Oct 3 (Wed)||7-Oct||Romani / Chu|
|16-Oct||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Oct 18 (Thu)||21-Oct||Van Gogh / Penner|
|29-Oct||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Oct 31 (Wed)||4-Nov||Sieber / Puleston|
|13-Nov||Tue/Thu||7-10pm||Nov 15 (Thu)||18-Nov||Richards / Duggal|
|3-Dec||Mon/Wed||7-10pm||Dec 5 (Wed)||9-Dec||Yang / Smolgovski|
What You Will Need To Buy
You will be required to have all your own basic equipment for SCUBA diving. This includes a Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Boots, Gloves, and Logbook. You will also need the PADI Boat Diver Specialty Manual.
What You May Rent
You may rent the rest of your SCUBA at Diver Dan’s. This includes your Wetsuit, Hood, Regulator (with Dive Computer, Compass & Whistle), Weight Belt, Buoyancy Control Device (BCD), and Tanks.
Medical Concerns or Questions?
If you are currently under the care of a medical doctor, or have a pre-existing medical condition that requires permission from a physician, you will need to have a signed medical release form from your doctor before you can participate in any in-water activities.
To obtain a medical release form and view some conditions that would require a doctors release, download the PADI Medical Release Form to review before coming to class.