PADI Diver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV)

 Course Requirements

  • Junior or Open Water Diver
  • Minimum age 12 years old

 Course Duration

  • 1 Day
  • 2 Dives

Cost – £145 (Excluding entry fee to open water sites)


  • PADI Manual
  • PADI registration
  • Equipment hire

Course dates can be found in our “What’s New” section

Courses run weekends, weekdays and weekday evenings throughout the year. Please contact us for availability.

This course is available on all of our diving trips & holidays

Do you want see and enjoy more while having great fun and excitement on your next dive? Then the DPV Speciality is for you!

This course is great fun, you will learn how to ride and handle the DPV while under the instruction of a PADI Instructor.

The program involves the planning, organisation and use of proper technique of handling the DPV underwater.

Some of the topics covered include:

  • Vehicle failure
  • Runaway Vehicle
  • Problems and hazards using a DPV
  • Maintenance
  • Entering and exiting with a DPV
  • Ascents and Descents

 How can I continue my adventure?

You can count the DPV Dive from your Adventures in Diving program as the first dive of the Specialty course at the instructors discretion. This Specialty course certification also counts as one of five Specialty certifications required for Master Scuba Diver certification.

Also check out our Speciality Packages to save you money.

For further details or to book on any of our courses please contact us.