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PADI Sidemount Diver

$499.00 $450.00

Having scuba tanks on your back isn’t a requirement for exploring the underwater world. Many scuba divers have discovered the joy of mounting cylinders on their sides. Sidemount diving gives you flexibility and streamlining options. Plus, you don’t have to walk with heavy cylinders on your back – just enter the water, clip them on and go. Sound interesting? Sign up for the PADI Sidemount Diver Specialty course.

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PADI Sidemount Diver Specialty Course at Underwater Vision

Find a new and different way to configure your air cylinders with the PADI Sidemount Diver course. Sidemount diving offers:
  • an alternative way to streamline in the water
  • easier equipment transportation when topside
  • reduced lower back strain 
  • provides redundant gas supply
  • ability to monitor all equipment because it’s in front of you
  • increased gas supply for longer dives

Because you are able to move the cylinder from your back to your side, it instantly takes the pressure off of your back and gives you more flexibility to move and enjoy your dive.  Plus, you don’t have to walk to the dive site with the air cylinders on your back. You can enter the water and clip them on and go.

The Prerequisites For This Course

In order to enroll in the PADI Open Water Diver certification course you must be:

You can easily combine sidemount diving with any other PADI Specialty you have take.  Contact Us Today!

How can you start learning now?

Visit Underwater Vision to enroll in the course and get your PADI Sidemount Diver and Tec Sidemount Diver Manual. You can read chapter one before meeting with your instructor to review key points. By studying ahead, you’ll be better prepared to start using your sidemount gear.

If technical diving interests you, chapters two and three of your manual apply to the PADI Tec Sidemount Diver course.

Additional Information

Minimum Age

15 yrs+

Course Prerequisites

PADI Open Water Diver

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