PEAK PERFORMANCE BUOYANCY


Buoyancy control is what separates good divers from great divers. Whether you’re recently certified or have been diving for years, mastering buoyancy control should be a goal you strive for at any level.

     


PREREQUISITES:

  • Participants must be 10 years of age or older
  • PADI Open Water or Junior Open Water Diver certification or equivalent

COURSE STRUCTURE:

  • Reading the PADI Peak Performance Manual and home viewing of PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy video
  • 2 hours of pool work with an instructor (scheduled privately as needed)
  • 2 open water dives (required for certification)

POOL SESSION:

Two hours of pool time with a certified PADI instructor are required to complete the PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy course.

  • Assembly of weight system & proper weighting
  • Conducting a buoyancy check
  • Establishing and fine-tuning neutral buoyancy descent
  • Hovering above the bottom for one minute without hand or fin movement

OPEN WATER DIVING:

Two open water dives with a certified PADI instructor are required to complete the PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy course.


MATERIALS REQUIRED:

  • Peak Performance Crew-Pak with manual & dvd - $79.30
  • PADI certification processing fee - $43.60

COURSE FEE:  $100.00 OR $50.00 clinic only (no certification)


INCLUDED:

  • Two hours of pool work with an instructor
  • Two open water dives with a certified PADI instructor (Full certification course only)
  • Tanks, wetsuit, weights and weight belt for open water dives
  • 10% discount on all diving equipment purchased during your term as a student

NOT INCLUDED:

  • BCD, regulator, etc. for the open water dives (but may be rented)
  • Transportation, meals and accommodations for the open water dives
  • Entry fees for open water dive locations

2019 PEAK PERFORMANCE BUOYANCY COURSE DATES:

PPB courses are booked on an as-needed basis. Please contact us to schedule a class and we will book you at your earliest convenience.


2019 PEAK PERFORMANCE BUOYANCY OPEN WATER DIVE DATES:

January 19th & 20th Homestead Crater, UT July 13th & 14th Aurora Reservoir
February 16th & 17th Homestead Crater, UT July 27th & 28th Aurora Reservoir
March 16th & 17th Homestead Crater, UT August  10th & 11th Aurora Reservoir
April 13th & 14th Homestead Crater, UT August 24th & 25th Aurora Reservoir
May 4th & 5th Homestead Crater, UT September 14th & 15th Aurora Reservoir
May 26th & 27th (Sun/Mon) Homestead Crater, UT October 12th & 13th Homestead Crater, UT
June 8th & 9th Aurora Reservoir November 16th & 17th Homestead Crater, UT
June 22nd & 23rd Aurora Reservoir December 14th & 15th Homestead Crater, UT

 


This class is your guide to; diving that is more effortless and fun, extending your bottom time by reducing air consumption, having more opportunities for positive interaction with marine life, helping preserve delicate underwater environments.