Age + 12 YRS
Duration 1 DAY
Price €180

The DPV course is a great way to see more underwater territory in a short amount of time.

Who should take this course?

This course is made for divers interested in discovering the underwater world in a different way. It gives you the opportunity to buzz around large wrecks, scoot around a reef top or explore drop offs, all without using your fins. DPVs provide a lot of fun and can be used on shore or boat dives.

What will you learn?

During this course, you will learn:

  • Choosing the right DPV for your needs and how to maintain the it
  • Equipment considerations
  • How to prevent harming fragile aquatic life
  • How you can deal with problems and hazards which may appear while dealing with a DPV
  • Plan dives and learn procedures for staying with your buddy
  • DPV-handling skills, such as making proper descents and ascents

What scuba gear you will use?

  • Basic scuba diving equipment
  • DPV – Scooter

What learning materials do you require?

The PADI DPV Manual


  • Participants must be12 years of age, or older
  • Minimum PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver or equivalent from another training agency
  • Participants under the age of 18 years must have parent or guardian consent
  • Complete a diver medical questionnaire declaring you are in good physical health


One day

  • One knowledge development session
  • Two open water dives

Cost €180.00

  • Includes PADI Manual and PADI certification
  • Includes transport to and from dive site
  • Includes Equipment

What is your next step?

Do you want to scoot around your favourite dive sites? Sign up for this course at

Check out the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, with five specialties you can join this highly-rated scuba diver level.

Remember, the first dive of this PADI DPV Specialty Course may credit as an Adventure Dive towards your PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.

Click on the link to study the theoretical backgrounds before arriving in Gozo – anytime, anywhere!
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