PADI Speciality Courses

PADI Speciality Courses

Please find listed a selection of PADI Specialty courses available at Dive HQ Whangarei. We will be putting more information on in the near future.

Charter costs are not included

Deep from $399

18-40m. Its not as some people think, mysterious and intimidating, in fact, this course teaches you how to plan & carry out deep dives safely and confidently. From historic shipwrecks to dramatic walls, training as a deep diver opens up a whole world of exploration.

4 Dives.

Drysuit Diver $300

Drysuit hire for course $120

Stay warm and dry and dive all year around.  

1 pool session and 2 open water dives.

Enriched Air $300

PADI's most popular specialty course - diving enriched air lets you safely extend your no decompression limits, which means more time underwater and/or shorter surface intervals - so you can get back in the water sooner!! 

1 Theory session and 2 dives.

Navigation from $399

Combination of natural and compass navigation. Imagine being able to find your way back to the spot where you started the dive from and re-visit interesting sites down below that you found on previous dives.

4 dives

Night Diving from $399

Experience the thrill and adventure of night diving. Plunge into an exciting yet mysterious environment where you will see aquatic life and underwater surroundings in a new light.

3 Dives.

Peak Performance Bouyancy $300

It's what separates great divers from good divers, extend your bottom time, interact longer with marine life, spend longer exploring the underwater world, prolong the life of your dive gear.

1 pool session plus 2 Open Water dives.

Search & Recovery from $399

Whether you are looking to recover family heirlooms, sunken treasure or grandpa's dentures, this course will teach you appropriate search patterns along with different methods for recovering and bringing to the surface lost or sunken objects.

4 dives

Wreck Diving $465 - 3 days

Where the past meets the present, experience the rush of excitement that few other dives can duplicate, the challenge of discovering, exploring and entering wrecks is something few divers can resist.

6 dives.

Drift Diving from $495

Ever wanted to experience underwater flying? Then this is the course for you. The sheer exhilaration is something all divers should try, once you try it, you want to do it on all your dives.

This course is condition dependent as we do not have consistent currents that can be dived.