Becoming a dry suit diver allows you to expand your boundaries and dive more places, more often. This suit seals you off from the water and keeps you comfortable, even in surprisingly cold water

 

What you are going to learn

The first thing you’ll discover is which dry suit style and accompanying undergarments are right for you and the diving you’ll do. <br> Then you’ll learn how to take care of your dry suit. During two dives, in addition to a confined water dive, you’ll practice:

  • Putting on and taking off your dry suit with minimal assistance.
  • Mastering buoyancy control using your dry suit.
  • Dive safety procedures when using a dry suit
  • Undergarment (fleece or overall-type garments worn under the dry suit) options

Practical skills with professional instructor :

  • Dry Suit Familiarization
  • Safety Checks
  • Entry Techniques
  • Bubble Check
  • Buoyancy Check
  • Exit techniques· Removal of dry suit, storage and maintenance
  • and more

Process

  • Classroom and confined water dives are conducted at our private indoor pool at our store.
  • Afterwards you will have two check out dives in Open Water in one day. 

 

What You’ll Need?

Prerequisites:

  • Be a certified Open Water diver. 
  • Be 10 years or older.

Equipment:

  • Beyond using basic scuba equipment, you’ll need a dry suit. Your weights may be different as well since you are more buoyant in a dry suit.
  • We offer Open Water Drysuit students a rental package priced at $160 for the day. This includes your Drysuit ,two air tanks, weights, BCD, regulator with integrated computer, hood and gloves. If you do not own a mask, snorkel, fin and boots, it is an extra $60 for the weekend.

9033 Leslie Street
Richmond Hill, ON, Canada