Multilevel Diver Specialty

In the old days, dive profiles were calculated from the surface down to a maximum depth, then back to the surface. Now, dive computers continually analyze your depth – giving you more bottom time for going shallower and allowing you to maximize your dive time. If you’d like to understand more about dive computers and learn how you can use tools – plan multilevel dives, then the Multilevel Diver Specialty course is for you.

What will you learn?

You’ll review decompression theory as it relates to multilevel diving and dive computer models, and plan multilevel dives using the eRDPML. During the first of your two multilevel dives, you’ll plan and execute a two-level dive, and on the second dive, you’ll complete a three-level scuba dive.

How can you start learning now?

Stop by your local PADI Dive Centre and resort to sign up for the course, and to get an eRDPML and Instructions for Use booklet. Start learning to use this multilevel dive planner on your own before meeting with your PADI Instructor.

Besides your basic scuba equipment, you’ll want to have your own dive computer and a slate to record dive information. Ask your PADI Instructor or local dive centre staff what additional equipment you may need for your multilevel scuba dives.

Prerequisites:

  • PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver (or equivalent)
  • Minimum age: 12 years