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BOAT DIVER PADI Boat Diver Course

The PADI Boat Diver Course

Whether you’ve never made a boat dive or you’ve logged dozens, the PADI Boat Diver Specialty course can benefit almost every diver because different boats in different parts of the world do things differently.


To enrol in this course:

  • Having your own boat (Just kidding)
  • Participants must be at least 10 years old
  • Must be a PADI Open Water Diver (Junior Open Water Diver) or higher
  • Before participants take part they must fill out Galaxsea's Application and Medical Forms

What You Learn

Learn the tips, tricks, and ways to:

  • Dive from boats ranging from small inflatables to giant liveaboards :
  • how they differ from place to place
  • gain experience and training from diving on boats in your local area
  • Safely enter and exit the water :
  • sometimes it’s better to hand your gear up to the crew and then climb in the boat
  • sometimes you just take off your fins and weights and walk up the ladder
  • Stow your gear in the most appropriate areas
  • Use surface lines to initiate or conclude your dives.
  • Locate basic boat safety equipment

The Fun Part

A more than likely big part of your time diving, you will be diving from a boat. To be able to more around the boat with ease, and to know how to safely manoeuvre yourself getting on and off the boat. Learning the different types of deep water entry is always a great laugh!

Your Next Adventure

You can do many types of diving from a boat. Any certified diver can complete the Boat Diver course, which can help you reach the popular Master Scuba Diver rating.


 Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have!