Semi-Closed Rebreather Diver
Experience diving like never before with the Drager Dolphin semi-closed circuit rebreather. For the first time, you can experience the silent world with no noisy valves, no hissing air and only a tiny number of exhaust bubbles. Many shy inhabitants of the ocean seem to hardly notice your presence while using a rebreather. With the optimal reuse of your breathing gas, your consumption drops and the Dolphin cylinder may last for a whole weekend of diving. You will enjoy pleasantly warm and moist inhaled air, making diving more comfortable. The lower level nitrogen in nitrox increases your no decompression limits.
This course is designed to introduce you the Drager Dolphin / Atlantis semiclosed circuit rebreather and develop the knowledge skills and techniques necessary to us this type of rebreather. The course reviews the planning, organization, procedures, potential problems and hazards associated with it. It specifically focuses on the features, accessories, maintenance and proper use of the equipment.
To enroll in Dolphin Rebreather Class, you must be at least
15 years of age and PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification) with at least 10 logged dives beyond training dives and hold a PADI Enriched Air Air Diver certification or qualifying certification.
The session will be conducted on one to one basis for confined water training dive and Open water training dives at Pulau Tioman.
The course will cover:
Advantages and disadvantages of using a semiclosed rebreather
Semiclosed rebreather components, functions, and Enriched Air requirement
Planning a Semiclosed rebreather dive.
Semiclosed rebreather diving hazard and emergency procedures as well as problem prevention, recognition and handling
Semiclosed rebreather assembly, predive check and maintenance.
Be certified as a PADI Advance Open Water Diver or equivalent. for this program, equivalency is proof of certification beyond entry level with experiences in night dive, deep dive and navigation.
Or be certified as a PADI Open Water Diver (or equivalent) with proof of at least 10 dives dogged beyond training dives for certification.
At least 15 years old or older
There will be a PADI standard written exam.
Location: Pulau Tioman
(if you are already a certified Enriched Air Diver)
Dolphin Rebreather Course only
This 2Days 2 Nights Dive package will cover the certification of the Dolphin Rebreather fundamentals
(2 in 1 Package)
PADI Basic Enriched Air (Nitrox) Course + Dolphin Rebreather Course
This 2Days 2 Nights Dive package will cover the certification of the Dolphin Rebreather fundamentals and Enriched Air (Nitrox).
(3 in 1 Package)
PADI Basic Enriched Air (Nitrox) Course + Dolphin Rebreather Course + Diver Propulsion Vehicle
Dolphin Rebreather Course only
This 3Days 3Nights Dive package will cover the certification of the Dolphin Rebreather fundamentals and Enriched Air (Nitrox) and Diver Propulsion Vehicle.
- 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.