Peak Performance Buoyancy

Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty Course

Here’s your chance to fine-tune your buoyancy, learn how to soar over reefs, extend your bottom time by reducing air consumption, and prolong the life of your dive equipment

What you’ll learn

Dive 1 – Adventure Diver or Specialty Course

  • Basic Weighting Guidelines to determine the correct amount of weight you will need
  • Proper weight positioning for streamlining and visualization
  • Fine tune your buoyancy underwater

Dive 2 – Specialty Course

  • Perfect your trim
  • Learn techniques to improve streamlining
  • Learn how to effortlessly hover vertically or horizontally

Course Prerequisites:

  • Be an Open Water Diver, Junior Open Water Diver or have a qualifying certification from another organization.
  • Be at least 10 years of age
  • Complete the Peak Performance Buoyancy Knowledge Review found in the Advanced Manual
  • Complete all required forms

How long will it take?

  • Approximately 3-4 hours (starts at 8am)

Course Fee: $249.00


  • One (Adventure Dive) or Two (Specialty Dives)
  • All SCUBA equipment
  • Either a Specialty Certification Card and digital photo or credited toward the Adventure Diver Certification, when completed with our Aquarium Adventure Diver Course
  • One (1) Aquarium admission (that day)
  • Use of a private locker room & showers

Not Included

  • Education materials
  • Mask, Fins, Snorkel & Booties (these may be rented in advance)
  • Swimsuit, towel, personal hygiene items
  • Locker for locker room (recommended)

Note: Due to concerns about exhibit contamination and animal safety, you are only allowed to use your own mask, fins and snorkel

Important: Please bring shoes (Keens, flip-flops, water shoes, etc) to wear on the wet deck.  Sorry, no bare feet allowed

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Please note: Cancelling less than one week before the starting date will result in a forfeit of your payment.

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