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PADI Diver Propulsion Vahicle (DPV) Course




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.

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


During this course you will learn about:

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

The learning materials you need:


Whether you’re interested in purchasing a DPV or you’re the proud owner of a new underwater jetpack, PADI’s DPV Diver materials provide a comprehensive overview of this exciting area of diving. The Diver Propulsion Vehicle Manual and video on DVD cover DPV maintenance, battery care, proper transportation, dive planning considerations and troubleshooting.

(These materials are available for purchase at our dive shop so you can get them on your arrival to the dive centre)


This course requires a minimum time duration of 1 day.

PADI Diver propulsion vehicle
Course Manual



What does this package include?


  • Full equipment rental
  • 2 Open Water dives
  • Theory reviews
  • Final Certification

What do I need to start?


  • Be a PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver
    (or qualifying certification from another organization)
  • Be at least 12 years old



What costs are involved ?


Request more information --------------------------------- Book this package now


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 rating.