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PADI Self Reliant Diver

Although most scuba dives are made with a buddy, an experienced diver may want or need to make dives without a partner. During the Self-Reliant Diver course, you learn about potential risks of diving alone and the value of equipment redundancy and necessary back-up gear. During three scuba dives, you develop skills for self-reliance and independence, while becoming a stronger partner in a dive pair or team.

If you are a photographer, Instructor or Dive Master, Travelling, or considering moving to Tech Diving then you should consider taking this course.

Duration: 2 days
Number of dives: 1 confined session & 3 open water dives

What will you learn

  • Self-rescue
  • Use of Redundant Air Sources
  • DSMB Deployment
  • Independent emergency management and equipment
  • SAC and Dive Planning

Also check out our Advanced Open Water Course as the first dive of this Specialty can be credited to this course.