Diver Propulsion Vehicle

Diver Propulsion Vehicle Course

DPVs offer a thrilling way for scuba divers to see a lot of underwater territory in a short amount of time. They scoot you through the water allowing you to glide over reefs, buzz around a large wreck or weave through a kelp forest. Whether making a shore or boat dive, a DPV is a great way to see more and have fun doing it.

Why PADI Diver Propulsion Vehicle?

If you want an introduction to the excitement of moving through the water with no effort, then this is your course. Also, If you wish to dive on long wrecks you need to cover alot of ground and finning alone will not do this. We can now offers this exciting specialty on location in Wraysbury, Chepstow and Guildy in Peterborough.

During the program, you'll learn the techniques you need to know for safe diver propulsion vehicle operation.

This includes:

Diver propulsion vehicle dive planning organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards

Equipment and procedure considerations

How to avoid harming fragile aquatic life

Course consists of

A knowledge review session and 2 dives. All equipment, air and certification included.

Where can I go from here?

Join the C-Life Dive Club if you haven't already to get cheaper kit hire and cheaper courses.

Hire our full Drysuit and Scuba kit including Drysuit, undersuit, hood, gloves, & Scuba worth over £1,000

One of the Drysuit training dives can be credited towards your Advanced Open Water Course.  You need five Adventure Dives in total.

After that if you complete the Rescue Diver Course and five Specialty Diver Courses you can apply for the TOP Non Professional Rating of Master Scuba Diver certification.

When you have qualified, you can rent a DPV for dives in Gildenburgh for £10 per hour. DPV's are available for sale, with discounts available if you have done our specialty.


Junior or Open Water Diver, 12yrs old

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Places strictly limited to a max of (4) students per Instructor.

Book your place today - deposit £60