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The PADI Sidemount specialty course consists of the following:

An alternative way to streamline in the water

Easier equipment transportation when topside

Reduced lower back strain

Provides redundant gas supply

Ability to monitor all equipment because it is in front

Increased gas supply for longer dives



Minimum Open Water Dives: 3  

Properly assemble and configure sidemount scuba diving equipment.

Trim your weight system and sidemount gear so you’re perfectly balanced in the water.

Manage gas by switching second stages as planned, if wearing two cylinders.

Respond correctly to potential problems when sidemount diving.



Course available as one on one, families, or small groups on request


15 years old at time of course.

Dive quality mask, snorkel & boots.


Related Courses:

All rental gear, tanks, wetsuit, BCD, regulator & dive computer.

Educational material, all instruction.

Certification card processing.

Not included:

Sidemount Rig rental.

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