Diver Propulsion Vehicle Course

Get Your Diver Propulsion Vehicle Certification!

Diver Propulsion Vehicles (DPVs) offer a thrilling way to see a lot of underwater territory in a brief amount of time. They scoot you through the water without kicking. Whether making a shore dive or diving from a boat, a DPV is a great way to see more and have a blast doing it.

About This Course

Course Name:Diver Propulsion Vehicle
Skill Level:Intermediate
Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Course Price:Call Us! (858) 565-6054

Learn More About Our Diver Propulsion Vehicle Course!

» What Qualifications Do I Need to Start?
» What Will I Do?
» How Long Will it Take?
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What Qualifications Do I Need to Start?

  • To enroll in the PADI DPV course, you must have a PADI Open Water Diver certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization).
  • PADI MEDICAL STATEMENT. Please Review this document PRIOR to arriving at orientation. If you answer YES to any of the questions listed YOU MUST obtain a physicians clearance prior to any in water training. No Exceptions. Download the Medical Questionnaire.
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What Will I Do?

  • Learn diver propulsion vehicle dive planning organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards
  • Learn about equipment considerations
  • Learn diver etiquette and how to avoid harming fragile aquatic life
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How Long Will it Take?

The course consists of an orientation and two open water dives.

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What Will I Need?

  • Underwater Scooter (Included in course tuition)
  • PADI's DPV Manual
  • PIC Certification Card
  • Student Record File (if you have not completed a course with OE in the last 2 years)
  • Local Charter Boat Fee (If Necessary)