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© 2016 by Sweet Bottom Dive Center

TEL: 340.773.3483

E-MAIL: info@sweetbottomdive.com

SECURE PAYMENT:

PADI Tec

Sidemount Course

Extend Your Bottom Time!

Course Objective:

To train the diver the techniques and skills necessary for diving with multiple stage/deco bottles in sidemount configuration.​

Prerequisites: 

  • 18 years of age

  • Must be a certified PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent

  • 30 logged dives​​ (10 sidemount dives)

  • RSTC Medical Form signed by a Doctor if the diver has any medical conditions. Download the Medical Form Here

What is Involved?

  • ​Knowledge Development (classroom)

  • 1-Limited Open Water Dive

  • 4-Open Water Dives


Required Course Materials:

  •  PADI Sidemount Diver Manual

Required Equipment:

  • Mask, Fins, Snorkel, & Booties

  • Sidemount BCD with weight system

  • 2 independent regulator systems (one with 7' LP Reg Hose, & SPG; one with 36" LP Reg Hose, LPQD Hose, & SPG)

  • 2 main cylinders with stage kits and hose retainers (1 with left handed modular valve; 1 with right handed modular valve recommended)

  • 2 independent stage/deco bottles (each with 1st & 2nd stages and SPG)

  • Dive computer

  • Weights


How Many Students In The Course?

We are Proud to Offer PRIVATE / SEMI PRIVATE COURSES!
Our courses are smaller, allowing us to focus on your every need, as you become a certified PADI Tec Sidemount Diver. We enroll an average of 3 students per instructor.  Many of our courses are PRIVATE, with 1 on 1 Instruction.


How Long Is The Course? 

The PADI Tec Sidemount Diver Certification Course averages 2 days long.

 

Cost:

PADI Tec Sidemount Diver Course - - - $400
​​Includes: Course Materials, Rental Equipment, Course Tuition, Additional Air Fills, & Certification Fee