advanced course is a PADI course that requires divers to go that
one step further in understanding what Scuba Diving is all about.
Unlike the open water course, the advanced course focuses less
on theory and more on the practical skills of diving. The advanced
course gives you the opportunity to expand upon what you have
learned from the open water course. Deep & Navigation are
the two compulsory dives you are required to complete along with
three other dives of your choice.
may choose from;
Photography dive or
your other non-compulsory options to complete the advanced course.
These skills are preformed over a section of five dives, which
are set out not to detract from the overall enjoyment of the tour,
but add a whole new range of possibilities to be enjoyed underwater.
Adventure dives are an enjoyable, relaxed way to focus on one
aspect of diving that you are interested in or perhaps struggling
with. Adventure dives give you the opportunity to experience a
new type of diving while learning a little bit about both the
practical and theory sides of that type of diving. On board Taka
Dive we try to make the sport of diving fun yet educational at
the same time. We offer a range of adventure dives as we realise
not everyone would like to do a whole advanced course. Please
speak to our friendly instructors on board the vessel for more
information on any of these courses.
the deep adventure dive, you will be taught the basic skills of
how to plan and execute a safe, successful dive to 30m depth.
You will also learn more about decompression sickness, its
causes, prevention and symptoms.
night adventure dive will teach you how to safely plan, navigate
and ascend successfully at night with limited vision.
photography adventure dive will touches on some of the basic skills
of how to take an underwater photo. When using a camera underwater
it is important to recognise that it will be harder to stay in
focus, use correct lighting and film a moving subject. This dive
also covers basic correct usage of your photography equipment.
the Naturalist dive you will have the opportunity to learn how
to identify and enjoy observing Aquatic plant life, Aquatic Invertebrate
animals and Aquatic vertebrate animals.
Cost per adventure dive is: AU$30
Or you can complete 3 adventure dives to become an Adventure Diver.
is AU$125 (price includes PIC-Certification Card)
specialty course further certifies you in one specific area of
diving. In this case that is in Naturalist diving. This specialty
teaches you how to fully appreciate and respect your surroundings
when diving. This course will teach you all about the various
types of Marine Life and how they all play a very important part
in our ecosystem.
is AU$95 (Price includes 2 Adventure Dives and a PIC-Certification
A specialty course further certifies you in one specific area
of diving. In this case, Deep diving. This specialty teaches you
to plan, organise, make & log open water, no-decompression
dives between the depths of 18m and 39.5m in conditions comparable
to, or better than, those you were trained in.
is AU$155 (Price includes 4 Adventure Dives and a PIC-Certification
Enriched Air Nitrox (EANx)
you want to stay underwater a bit longer, feel less tired after
repetitive dives and have shorter surface intervals, then the
Enriched Air Nitrox Specialty Course is for you. The course involves
all theory aspects for planning and conducting dives using enriched
air and two dives on the enriched air.
be a minimum of 15 years of age, hold an entry level open water
certification, have completed a minimum of 20 logged dives.
day 3 night Cod Hole & Northern GBR - $250AUD
5 day 4 night Cod Hole & Coral Sea - $270AUD
course cost includes the loaning of all materials required to
complete the Nitrox Course and the two core dives on enriched
air. The course cost also includes unlimited refills of enriched
air for the entire tour.
Fills- for those already certified to use enriched air.
Hole & Northern GBR - $75AUD 10 dives
Cod Hole & Coral Sea - $105AUD 14 dives
$10AUD per dive with enriched air.
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