PADI Equipment Specialist Course

Learn to manage basic scuba diving equipment repairs and adjustments. Understand routine care and maintenance procedures and how dive gear works.


Don’t miss a dive due to minor issues with your scuba diving equipment. Whether it’s a missing o-ring, wetsuit tear or a broken fin strap, the PADI Equipment Specialist course teaches you to manage basic repairs and adjustments. You’ll also learn more about how your gear works, making you more comfortable with it and better prepared to take care of your investment.

You’ll learn about routine care and maintenance procedures as well as scuba equipment storage recommendations. Your instructor will show you how to overcome some common equipment problems and offer equipment configuration suggestions. You may even get to jump into the water to try new or unfamiliar equipment.

Course Dates:

We schedule this workshop once every few months. Check out our online Events Calendar to look for upcoming courses or get in touch with us to put in an express of interest for the next course and we will let you know when the date is booked.

Note: there is no diving required as part of this course, it is a classroom based workshop that usually take about 5 hours.

Course Pre-Requisites:

You just need to be a certified Open Water Diver from any training agency and over the age of 12 to complete this course.

Medical Requirements:

You will be asked to complete the PADI Medical Questionnaire when enrolling in any scuba diving course with Dolphin Scuba. This questionnaire is designed to identify any health issues that could cause complications while diving. If you answer ‘no’ to all the questions you won’t need to do any more. If you have any answers ‘yes’ you will need to see a doctor for a Recreational Diving Medical before starting your course.

Download the PADI Medical Form here


The cost of this course is $149 and includes tuition and PADI certification.

Master Scuba Diver

This certification counts towards the prestigious PADI Master Scuba Diver certification.

Call us to book today on 08 9353 2488