Scuba Center has been selling quality scuba diving and snorkeling equipment since 1973. You will find a wide selection of scuba and snorkeling equipment at both our Eagan, Minnesota and Minneapolis, Minnesota locations. Scuba Center Eagan
1571 Century Point
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
(651) 681-8434
Scuba Center Minneapolis
5015 Penn Ave South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419
(612) 925-4818

PADI Deep Diver Specialty

Now that you have your Adventures in Diving certification, you may want to look at some of the deeper dive sites Minnesota (and the rest of the world) can to offer.  The PADI Deep Diver Specialty course will give you the information needed to plan and conduct no-decompression dives to a maximum depth of 130 feet.
Over a two day period you will conduct a total of four open water dives.  The minimum depth for the dives is between 60 and 100 feet.  All dives for the PADI Deep Diver Specialty will be no-decompression and conducted no deeper than 130 feet.  This course looks at a variety of areas including:  
PADI Deep Diver Specialty Course | After your first few scuba dives, you soon want to explore a bit deeper. Thereís something exciting and mysterious about the depth that attracts dives. The fun part about this course is the opportunity to explore the deep. Itís exhilarating.
  • Planning and conducting a deep dive

  • Equipment considerations

  • Nitrogen Narcosis and DCS

  • Dive table (and computer) review

  • Review of flying after diving

  • Potential hazards of deep diving

  • Procedures for safety stops and emergency decompression

PADI Deep Diver Specialty Course Manual # 79300PADI Deep Diver manual included and yours to keep.    
Not an extra fee.

Prerequisite: PADI Adventures in Diving (or qualifying certification from another organization) and be at least 15 years old.
Deep Diver Specialty Course Fee: $229.00
(Fee and cancellation policy)

Includes:   PADI Deep Diver Specialty manual and certification processing.

Scuba equipment is not included, but may be rented (advanced reservations recommended).

Certification: PADI Deep Diver Specialty

PADI Deep Diver Specialty Course |

What do I need to do before class?:
Read the PADI Deep Diver manual and complete the knowledge reviews. You also need to complete a PADI Student Record File (which includes a Medical Statement).  If you answer yes to any of the medical history questions, we must require a signed physicians approval before you participate. You can download and review the Diver Medical | Participant Questionnaire. Please print a copy to take to your physician for their approval and signature if required.
2024 Schedule: Dives Sat. & Sun. at Lake Wazee
DEEP240615 - June 15 & 16  
DEEP240831 - Aug 31 & Sep 1  

We highly recommend the PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider course.

DAN Membership & Diving Accident Insurance programs.