PADI Deep diver speciality course

Through hands-on exercises, you'll discover how deep dives affect color, physical objects and your brain

Padi Deep Diver Speciality

Padi deep diver speciality

The PADI Deep Diver speciality course will extend your maximum depth limit to 40 meters (130ft). Customers often say that this is their favourite specialty diving course as it opens up many new and interesting dive sites. Being able to dive to 40 meters means that all recreation dives sites are an option for you.

The course lasts two days, to complete your 4 open water dives. You will learn techniques for diving in the deeper range of 18-40 meters and gain experience and knowledge of how to manage nitrogen narcosis. This also counts as one of the five specialty courses if you wish to go on and complete your PADI Master Scuba Diver certification, the black belt of the recreational diving world!

Extend your Depth to 40 Meters


You will start your training by looking at the reasons for deep diving and the importance for knowing your personal limits. You’ll also learn about:

  • Specialized deep diving equipment.
  • Deep dive planning
  • Managing your gas supply and dealing with gas narcosis
  • Safety considerations for deep diving
The PADI Deep Diver Speciality includes four open water dives to a maximum of 40m. The course includes theory covering the planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards of deep diving, risk factors and decompression-tables, review safety stops and emergency decompression procedures, special equipment, descent lines, buoyancy-control considerations, procedures for flying after diving and an orientation to recompression chambers.
Reach the deeper wrecks


PADI’s eLearning  lets you read and watch video about deep diving on your PC, Mac or tablet in preparation for the practical skills

All equipment hire if needed 

4 open water dives

Certification fee

Dive up to 40m certification recognised worldwide!

2 days – 4 dives


Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent
15 years or older

COST: £289