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PEAK PERFORMANCE BUOYANCY Padi Peak Performance Buoyancy Course

The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Course with ACADEMY OF SCUBA

Diving and buoyancy is like riding a bike.  Once mastered the motor skills required tick away in your subconcious so that you can enjoy the activity you do fully.   Divers who’ve mastered the highest performance levels in buoyancy stand apart. You’ve seen them underwater. They glide effortlessly, use less air and ascend, descend or hover, almost as if by thought. They interact gently with aquatic life and affect their surroundings minimally. 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.

COURSE PRICE & DURATION: $275 / 1 Evening + 2 Days  Buy Course Online PREREQUISITES: 12 years old and Open Water certified (or Junior OW) Diving Medical- subject to medical questionnaire.  Liability release, safe diving practices statement of understanding need to be filled out. COURSE CONTENTS: Morning of Theory 2 Shore Dives Optional Boat Dive THIS COURSE IS ESSENTIAL TO ANY NEW DIVER EQUIPMENT REQUIRED: We only require you to have your snorkelling items for this course.  You can hire the rest but at a very minimum, so that you can get the most out of this course, it is vital that you have at least your own suit and BCD.  Talk to us about getting the right equipment for you. LINKS: Diving Doctors


This is Soooooo Important

Most of your dive skill comes in your buoyancy control.  so many divers will continue diving without mastering this essential skill.  This means that they work harder than most, breathe more air and have to constantly think about thier bouyancy.  Would it not be better to take some time out to get trained properly and practice the skills learned on a few dives so that you too can dive effortlessly without thought too? 

How many more dives are you going to do frustrated with your buoyancy?  Join us on this course.  You will thank yourself forever for it.


What You Learn

  • How to trim your scuba gear so you’re perfectly balanced in the water
  • Nuances in determining weight so you’re not too light nor too heavy by even a slight degree
  • 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


Your Next Adventure

Part of mastering buoyancy control is learning how to use your BCD and weight system effectively, plus maintain streamlining. This makes the PADI Equipment Specialist course a natural companion, because you learn more about these pieces of gear and how to make them suit your specific diving styles.

For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the ACADEMY OF SCUBA Team members.

Peak Performance Buoyancy $275.00

 Start DateEnd DatePlaces Available 
11 Nov 201711 Nov 20178

Peak Performance Buoyancy

  • Theory review session - Sat 11 Nov 2017 from 09:00 to 10:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Dive 1 - Sat 11 Nov 2017 from 11:00 to 12:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Dive 2 - Sat 11 Nov 2017 from 14:00 to 15:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Graduation night - Thu 07 Dec 2017 from 19:00 to 21:00

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02 Dec 201702 Dec 20178

Peak Performance Buoyancy

  • Theory review session - Sat 02 Dec 2017 from 09:00 to 10:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Dive 1 - Sat 02 Dec 2017 from 11:00 to 12:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Dive 2 - Sat 02 Dec 2017 from 14:00 to 15:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Graduation night - Thu 04 Jan 2018 from 19:00 to 21:00

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16 Dec 201716 Dec 20178

Peak Performance Buoyancy

  • Theory review session - Sat 16 Dec 2017 from 09:00 to 10:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Dive 1 - Sat 16 Dec 2017 from 11:00 to 12:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Dive 2 - Sat 16 Dec 2017 from 14:00 to 15:30 - Shore Dive Site (Location Tbc)
  • Graduation night - Thu 04 Jan 2018 from 19:00 to 21:00

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