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DIVER PROPULSION VEHICLE A thrilling way to see a lot of underwater territory

The PADI Diver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV) Course with Patriot Dive Center

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.

The Fun Part

Fun? Underwater scooters (DPVs) are a kick! It’s all fun.

What You Learn

  • Diver propulsion vehicle dive planning organisation, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards
  • Equipment considerations
  • Diver etiquette and how to avoid harming fragile aquatic life

For all your learning materials and equipment, contact Patriot Dive Center.

The Scuba Gear You Use

You will utilize a Diver Propulsion Vehicle as well as all your standard Scuba Gear.

The Learning Materials You Need

Stop by your local Patriot Dive Center to enroll in the course, pick up your Diver Propulsion Vehicle Manual and Diver Propulsion Vehicle video and start learning. By studying independently, you’re better prepared to get in the water with your instructor and start “scootering.”

Prerequisites

To take this course, you must be:

  • A PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)

Your Next Adventure

DPVs can come in handy when wreck diving because they let you tour more of the wreck, plus reduce your air consumption. You may want to consider the PADI Wreck Diver course while working your way to Master Scuba Diver. For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the Patriot Dive Center Team members.