PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy

The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Course with Academy of Scuba

Be the diver that everyone wants to be.

Imagine never worrying about your buoyancy again, knowing exactly how to weight yourself for your environment and exposure protection, and how to fin efficiently. The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy course refines the basic skills you learned as a PADI Open Water Diver and elevates them to the next level. Plus, this counts as one of your five specialties towards earning your PADI Master Scuba Diver rating!


Our professional instructors will give you a fully tailored experience to build lasting memories and get you hovering like a pro. 


Most of your dive skill comes from your buoyancy control. Join us on this course. You will thank yourself forever for it.

Cost And Duration

  • $275

  • The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Course runs over 1 day with 2 dives.
  • Private Courses are available. Please enquire for further details and pricing.

Important Notes

To enroll in the PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy course you must

  • Be 12 years old and Open Water certified (or Junior OW)
  • Signed Liability Release and Statement of Safe Diving Practices.
  • Medical Declaration form and Recreational Dive Medical if necessary (For a list of diving doctors please go to

About The Course

Course Content

    • Home Study
    • Theory – morning theory review session
    • Open Water Dives – 2 shore dives
    • Optional Additional Boat Dives available at extra cost (Please ask staff for details)

    • You will learn...

    • How to trim your scuba gear so you’re perfectly balanced in the water.
    • Nuances in determining weight so you’re perfectly weighted.
    • How to streamline to save air and move smoothly through the water.
    • How to hover effortlessly in both a vertical position and a horizontal position.

Equipment Required

  • own mask, snorkel, boots and fins at a minimum. We highly recommend owning your own suit and BCD as well. 
  • Academy of Scuba offers equipment packages that save you money and set you up for the rest of your diving life – check them out online!



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