PADI Sidemount Diver Specialty Course


2 Day Program

4 Dives Included

Max 4:1 Guide Ratio

Equipment Included

Certified To Sidemount

Available Everyday

Price ฿14,200>


The PADI Sidemount Diver specialty course is leads you to another level of diving altogether! You can take this course if you've completed the PADI Open Water Diver Course or any other entry level diving license or beyond. This PADI Sidemount dive course focuses on expanding your diving experience by introducing you to new scuba diving equipment using 2 tanks in a sidemount configuration. Best built into the knowledge from the Advanced Diver course as it by design a bridge into the more technical side of diving. We will take you on four exciting Sidemount Dives (1 dive confined shallow water training - 3 dives in open water within your certification level). The course generally takes 2 days although can be arranged around 3 with an extra fun dive for experience in your new sidemount gear.

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Watch this short video of our Master Instructor Andy and the PADI Sidemount Diver Course!

Students complete the knowledge review with the aid of the Sidemount Diving manual

Students perform the skills for each of the 4 sidemount dives
Course Schedule
Day 1 - 08.00 AM: Knowledge Review and Equipment Configuration Followed by Confined Water Dive 1
Day 2 - 08.00 AM: Open water Dives 1,2 and 3
Optional 3 Days - if you have time ask about this option where by we extend the 3rd training dive to day 3 and add on 1 fun dive with it in the afternoon for the charge of a normal day trip
There are no long video sessions just KD and equipment configurations
Includes: Training Material, Full dive equipment, Tea, coffee and water, Lunch and fruit, PADI instructor, PADI certificate
Sidemount dives are conducted at the Pattaya and Samae San Islands

(Part 1): TheoryStudents are required to answer the questions in each knowledge review with the use of the sidemount Diving Manual and get introduce to new equipment

(Part 2): Open Water Dives There are 3 open water training dives in an PADI Sidemount Diver course.
You Will Learn Two tank dive planning Equipment considerations Elements of redundancy Air supply gas management Emergency gas navigation Enhanced buoyancy control Enhanced finning technique Applications and considerations.

Diver must meet the follow Prerequisites to take this course:

Must be over the age of 15 years
Must be healthy to dive
Must be a certified minimum open water diver

Guests should book at least one day before the trip date Booking registrations can be made directly at the dive center anytime until 9pm the night before. Students are required to complete the PADI Student record File and PADI Medical Statement

A deposit payment through our website will reserve spaces for this trip
Final payment can be made at the dive center prior to trip departure

In the event that a student cannot complete the course we shall only charge to the portions of the course that have been conducted.
If a student has any medical condition, the student must have a clearance from a doctor prior to being allowed to dive. We recommend the student reads the PADI Medical PDF Download Here .
If you are not sure, please contact us.