There’s so much to see underwater that you’ll want to make the most of your stay. So, to maximize your underwater adventure, you should learn how to plan and carryout a multilevel dive.
To experience the Multilevel Diver program, you’ll need to be at least a PADI Open Water Diver, Junior Open Water Diver or equivalent and at least 12 years old.
During your Multilevel Diver program, you’ll go on two open water dives, both of which may be conducted in one day. You’ll also be exposed to a variety of different types of multilevel dive calculators (the Wheel and various types of dive computers).
Topics covered include:
The planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and hazards of multilevel diving.
Definition and advantages of multilevel diving.
Methods of calculating multilevel dives. (The Wheel and/or dive computers).
Review of decompression sickness theory.
Review of emergency decompression procedures.
Review of PADI’s S.A.F.E. campaign.
Procedures for flying after diving.
Guidelines, rules and procedures for multilevel diving with the Wheel and/or diving computers.
Care and maintenance of dive computers
The elective Multilevel Dive from the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or Adventures In Diving may count toward the certification requirements for this specialty at your PADI Instructor’s discretion.
- Download the PADI Discover Scuba® Diving Participant Statement
- Enrol in a PADI Discover Scuba Diving course
- Read the FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions).
- Browse the PADI Learning Chart.