Peak Performance Buoyancy

The first and probably the most important technique while learning how to dive is buoyancy. However, it is also the hardest to master and to be honest… you never completely master it and gravity is to blame.

Our programmed reactions to gravity in the surface do not apply underwater, the reason why it is such a tricky technique is because it is dynamic, it changes during the dive, changes from one dive destination to another, it changes with the equipment used (especially if you use rental), and it changes with our body structure. However our safety in diving is directly affected by our control in buoyancy, especially as it is paramount for keeping our maximum allowable depth, proper ascend rates and safety stops. Proper buoyancy control is our first defense against dive related injuries.

Our program is divided in 2 days. We conduct a total of 3 dives and 3 hours of a presentation by one of our instructors to cover the physics and physiological principles that rules buoyancy while diving.

Duration: 2 days theory and practice
Prerequisites: 10 years old, Open Water Diver or qualifying rating.
Course Fee: USD$200 Tax Included 
Certification: PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver.   
Course Includes: Mask, Fins, Snorkel, Regulator, BCD, Wetsuit, Aluminium tank, Weight belt, Weights, Study Material, Showers, Daily locker.

This program may be combined with the Enriched Air Diver Specialty or multi level Computer Assisted Diving for an extra charge of USD$70. **Academic Materials in these 2 programs if combined with Peak Performance Buoyancy are not included, price per Academic Material:  USD$50

If this activity is of interest to you, please contact us and we will be delighted to answer any additional questions you may have and assist you in the best possible way we can.

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Akumal Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo; México
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