Unlike wetsuits, drysuits are filled with air. During your drysuit course, your instructor will teach you how to control the air in your drysuit along with your buoyancy.

You'll also learn about different types of drysuits, basic drysuit repairs and maintenance.


How to start?

Online learning makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Complete the knowledge development section of your course whenever, wherever it's convenient for you.

Work at your own pace, online or offline, using a computer or mobile device.

Take This Course If You Want to

  • Dive in cold water temperatures
  • Stay warmer in colder waters
  • Learn to dive in a dry suit
  • Buy a dry suit

You Will Learn How to

  • Avoid common drysuit diving problems
  • Choose a dry suit and undergarments
  • Care for your dry suit


With Your Instructor

During one pool session and two open water dives, you'll learn how to comfortably and confidently dive in a drysuit. Our experienced instructor will help you dial in your buoyancy and shorten the learning curve.


You'll practice taking your drysuit on and off, determine how much weight you need, and master basic drysuit skills in a pool before making two open water dives.


Prerequisites: PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or Open Water with Underwater Navigation

eLearning: 2-4 hours

Total time commitment: 2-3 days

Dives: 1 pool and 2 open water

Minimum age: 10 years or older


Ready to start? 

To start your course, sign up today: 

Cost: $324 - includes eLearning and in person training.