The PADI Drift Diver introduces you to a magical adventure “flying underwater” – it’s one of the coolest experiences ever! Glide along with currents in rivers, oceans or mountain streams. Watch the marine life effortlessly move by while you relax in the water’s current. This can be a daunting but exhilarating experience! Surprisingly, it’s one of the easiest ways of diving when you learn and understand the knowledge of tides and currents.
Who should take this course?
Scuba divers seeking a kick, by effortlessly gliding through the water “going with the flow”. If you like the pace of diving in currents, staying in contact with the boat and your Buddy, then this Drift Diver speciality course is for you!
What will you learn?
During this course, we will cover safety concerns and you will learn about:
Different aquatic currents, their causes and effects
Techniques to be able to stay close to your buddy, or group as you glide with the current
Handle different kinds of drift diving equipment – reels, floats and lines
Ready to enjoy the fun of diving whilst being carried along by currents? Enrol in this course at firstname.lastname@example.org
Gliding through the water requires good buoyancy skills when currents are carrying you along. Therefore, we recommend enrolling in the Peak Performance Buoyancy Course at DiveSMART and improve your buoyancy skills now!
Check out the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, with five specialities you can join this highly-rated scuba diver level.
Remember, the first dive of this PADI Drift Diver Specialty course may credit as an Adventure Dive towards your 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!