How deep can a PADI Open Water Diver go?
PADI Open Water Diver: Maximum Depth. – Open Water Divers can plan and execute dives with a certified buddy or dive professional to a maximum depth of 18 meters/60 feet. – Scuba Divers may only dive under the direct supervision of a PADI Professional to a maximum depth of 12 metres/40 feet.
How deep can a 13 year old scuba dive?
Kids between 10 and 11 years old must dive with a professional diver or, at least, with a certified parent or guardian. In addition, their dives cannot exceed 12 meters/40 feet. Diving with a certified adult is compulsory for divers between 12 and 14 years old as well, but they can dive deeper until 60 feet/ 18 meters.
How deep can a 16 year old dive?
How deep can a child scuba dive
|Age of child||PADI||SSI|
|How deep can an 14 year old dive?||30 metres (100 ft)||18 metres (60 ft)|
|How deep can an 15 year old dive?||40 metres (130 ft)||40 metres (130 ft)|
|How deep can an 16 year old dive?||40 metres (130 ft)||40 metres (130 ft)|
How deep can a 10 year old dive?
Divers aged 10 and 11 years old must dive with a PADI Professional or a certified parent or guardian, and dives cannot exceed 12 meters (40 feet). Divers aged 12 years to 14 years old must dive with a certified adult and dives cannot exceed 18 meters (60 feet) in depth.
Is it illegal to scuba dive without certification?
It is not illegal to dive without certification, but no reputable dive center or club would allow someone to dive with them without first being certified to scuba dive.
How deep can a 15 year old scuba dive?
Advanced Open Water Diver certification, a diver between the ages of 12-14 can explore to a maximum depth of 21 metres/70 feet. Divers 12-14 must dive with a certified adult diver.
How deep can a divemaster go?
Narcosis Management Level I or Deep Diver speciality inclusion extends depth limit of Advanced Open Water Diver to 30m. Narcosis Management Level II speciality inclusion extends depth limit of R.A.P.I.D. Master Diver to 40 m.
How fit do you have to be to dive?
You do not have to be very fit to scuba dive, although the fitter you get, the better a diver you’ll be. Fitness improves cardiovascular fitness and helps account for the increased pressure with diving. Health is conditional upon preexisting conditions and may need a doctor’s clearance.