Dive Theory

PADI Dive Theory Online Course

What does it cover?

PADI Dive Theory Online content is broken down into 6 easy-to-learn sections, covering Physics, Physiology, Equipment, The Recreational Dive Planner, The Diving Environment and Dive Skills.

PADI's eLearning® system provides excellent interactive presentations including videos, audio, assorted graphics and reading.

A series of short quizzes allows you to self check your understanding of the information before you move on to the next step.

You progress through the program in an efficient manner - at your own convenience.

There are End-of-section exams which verify your topics expertise, with automatic scoring of the individual sections and eventually the entire topic.

Who can benefit from completing the course?

The course is designed for anyone who wants to improve their dive theory knowledge.

PADI Divemaster candidates, IDC-bound Pros, IDC Staff Instructor candidates and Course Director Training Course applicants can also use the program to prepare for their course exams.

Divers of all levels can take the course for personal enrichment.

How does it work?

After enrolling, PADI's eLearning system presents you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading. Short quizzes let you check understanding of the presented information before moving on. This lets you go through the program efficiently and at your own pace. End-of-section exams verify your mastery of the entire topic and are automatically scored.

What else is required to complete the course?

Unlike other PADI eLearning courses, Dive Theory Online does not have a practical component. Completing the online course material is all that is required.

What does it cost?

The course fee for PADI Dive Theory Online is $220 US, non-refundable.

How long do you have to complete the eLearning course?

The eLearning course will be available for one year from the time of course registration.

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