Dive Theory eLearning

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    About Dive Theory Online
    PADI Dive Theory Online consists of six sections, covering Physics, Physiology, Equipment, The Recreational Dive Planner, Diving Environment and Dive Skills.

    The course is designed for anyone who is interested and wants to improve their dive theory knowledge. PADI Divemaster candidates, IDC-bound Pros, IDC Staff Instructor candidates and Course Director Training Course applicants can use the program to prepare for their course exams. Divers of all levels can take the course for personal enrichment.

    What is the minimum amount of time it will take to complete this eLearning program?
    The PADI Dive Theory online will take approximately 12 - 15 hours to complete.

    Dive Theory Online to Dive Theory Exams 

    Completion of Dive Theory Online within 12 months credits toward the: 
    • Divemaster Final Exam – Part 2. 
    • Instructor Dive Theory Exams during an IDC or OWSI program. 
    • Dive theory exams prerequisite for the IDC Staff Instructor course. 
    • Dive theory exams prerequisite for the Course Director Training Course