Don’t miss a dive due to a scuba equipment issue.
Whether it’s a blown o-ring, regulator problem, wetsuit tear or a broken fin strap, you can learn how to manage basic scuba equipment adjustments.
As a PADI Equipment Specialist, you are prepared for the basic scuba equipment maintenance, care and adjustments you’ll encounter every day. In addition, you’ll learn interesting background information about how your gear works, how it’s repair and other information that helps you with your equipment investment.
The more you know about how your diving equipment works, the more
- Comfortable you are with it
- Performance you get from it
- You can care for it
- Review the theory, principles and operation of scuba diving equipment
- Learn about routine, recommended care and maintenance procedures, and equipment storage
- How to overcome common problems with equipment and recommended professional maintenance procedures
- Gain simple suggestions for comfortable equipment configurations and an introduction to new gear
- You will have a chance to see and interact with many types of scuba gear, accessories, torches, gear bags, SMB and DSMBs, dive computers, BCDs, regulators dive knives, scuba weight systems, photography equipment and more!
The Equipment Specialist course £150.
- Must be a PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Scuba Diver (or qualifying certification from another organisation)
- No dives are required, so you can take the Equipment Specialist course any time of the year.
- The PADI Equipment Specialist Course is not an equipment repair course, but it provides the foundation you’ll want if you’re interested in learning equipment repair.