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Know what you see!

Do the PADI Boat Diver Specialty and learn all about boats and how to safely dive from them! 

Comfortable diving

Diving from our boat offers a comfortable day!

Triton - son of Poseidon

Or otherwise a very large snail which we commonly see on boat dives. Tritons eat anything from starfish to sea urchins! 

Do the PADI Boat Diver Specialty to:

  • Feel safer and in control the next time you dive from a boat
  • Know about safety aboard boats
  • Properly organise and plan boat dives
  • Meet Philomena!

    We are very proud of our ::Philomena:: and rightly so! She is a custom-built diving motor-cruiser, creating the perfect setting for a wonderful day of boat diving!


PADI Boat Diver Specialty Features

In two boat dives and one theory session you will learn about:

  • Types of boats
  • Organisation and techniques on board
  • Safety on board and during boat dives
  • Boat diving procedures

PADI Boat Diver Specialty Prerequisites

Minimum age

  • 10 years old

Diving Certification and Experience

Boat Diving Equipment


  • Standard set of diving equipment
  • Dive computer
  • Compass
  • Torch


For information on equipment rental please look at our ::equipment:: page.

PADI Boat Diver Specialty

Key Information
Boat name: Philomena
Prerequisites: PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver or equivalent with good buoyancy control
Minimum age: 10 years old
Duration: 2 dives
Required study materials: PADI eLearning - Boat Diver

PADI Boat Diver Specialty on Crete Video