Unlike wetsuits, drysuits are filled with air. During your drysuit course, your instructor will teach you how to control the air in your drysuit along with your buoyancy.
You'll also learn about different types of drysuits, basic drysuit repairs and maintenance. Enquiry Now
Take This Course If You Want to
Dive in colder water temperatures
Stay warmer in colder waters
Learn to dive in a drysuit
Buy a drysuit
Learn How to
Avoid common drysuit diving problems
Choose a drysuit and undergarments
Care for your drysuit
How to Start Drysuit Diving
During one pool session and two open water dives, you'll learn how to comfortably and confidently dive in a drysuit. An experienced instructor will help you dial in your buoyancy and shorten the learning curve.
PADI eLearning makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Complete the independent study part of your course whenever, wherever it's convenient for you.
Work at your own pace, online or offline, using a computer or mobile device. Connect with your instructor for inwater training, or whenever you have a question.
eLearning time commitment : 2-4 hours
AT THE DIVE SHOP
With Your Instructor
You'll practice taking your drysuit on and off, determine how much weight you need, and master basic drysuit skills in a pool before making two open water dives.Prerequisites: PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver (or qualifying entry-level certification) Total time commitment:2-3 days Minimum age:10 years or older