DIVER PROPULSION VEHICLE DIVER COURSE
The SDI Diver Propulsion Vehicle
Diver Course is designed to train divers in the use of a diver propulsion vehicle (DPV) and familiarise them with the skills, knowledge, planning, organisation, procedures, techniques, problems, and hazards of using a DPV in a nonoverhead environment. Students must be certified as an SDI Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent with at least 25 logged dives, and meet the minimum age of 18, or 15 with parental consent.
Upon successful completion of this course, graduates may engage in diving activities without direct supervision of the SDI Instructor so long as the following limits are adhered to:
• The diving activities approximate those of training
The areas of activities approximate those of training Environmental conditions approximate those of training