Divemaster Program

Discovery Diving Co., Inc.
414 Orange St
Beaufort, North Carolina 28516


Continuing Ed

Continuing Ed

Continuing Ed


The PADI Wreck Diver course is designed to provide the diver with the necessary skills and knowledge for safe wreck diving.


Prerequisite certification for enrollment is PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent rating.

Minimum Age


Class Description

Classroom sessions will cover:

  • Planning
  • Organization Procedures
  • Techniques
  • Problems and Hazards of Wreck Diving
  • Wreck Penetration (The 4th dive will be a penetration dive)

The course also consists of 4 Open Water Dives.

Equipment Requirements:
  • Full SCUBA including submersible pressure gauge and an alternate air source
  • Compass
  • Dive Knife
  • Whistle
  • Depth Gauge
  • Dive Timer
  • Dive Light – Primary
  • Dive Light – Back-up
  • Wreck Reel
  • PADI Wreck Diver Manual
Before Class:

Students should read and answer the questions in the PADI Wreck Diver Manual before the first class meeting.

Complete the PADI Medical Form prior to first day of class.


$375.00 includes two Regular Day charters.

Click here for training schedule.

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