The Sidemount course is an entry level pathway suitable for anyone with an Open Water Certification or above. Sidemount diving requires proper rigging of cylinders, correct regulator configurations, proper weighting and a skill set for dealing with emergencies whilst having tanks at your side. Sidemount diving gives you flexibility and streamlining options.
Properly assemble and configure sidemount scuba diving equipment.
Trim your weight system and sidemount gear so you’re perfectly balanced in the water.
Manage gas by switching second stages as planned.
Respond correctly to potential problems when sidemount diving.
PADI Open Water certification.
Includes Knowledge Development session, set up and management, and four open water dives, tanks and weights. PADI Sidemount Diver certification upon successful completion.
fins exposure suit
sidemount rig – equipment available upon request
Terms & Conditions
This course is subject to Ocean Divers’ normal Terms & Conditions. By enrolling in this course, you agree to accept all terms and conditions.