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PADI Wreck Diver 140

Why PADI Wreck Diver
The lure of exploring sunken vessels, airplanes and automobiles is something most divers can't resist. The PADI Wreck Diver Specialty course introduces you to wreck diving and helps you develop the skills and knowledge necessary for safe and fun wreck diving.

What are the prerequisites?
PADI Adventure Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organisation) plus the minimum age is 15 years old.  If the wreck used for training is in water over 18 metres deep, the Deep Diver rating is recommended.

What will I do?
You'll learn about the planning, organisation, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards of wreck diving, limited to within the light zone and witin 40 metres of the surface, vertical and horizontal distance included. The preparation and use of lights, air supplies, special equipment, penetration lines and reels together with limited-visibility diving techniques and emergency procedures.
There are four open water dives taken over two days.

Where can I go from here?
You can apply this Specialty course towards your Master Scuba Diver rating.

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