PADI Specialty – Rebreather Diver

Rebreather diving allows you to stay longer into the water because you reuse exhaled gas. There is a new Type R rebreather which is easy to use and to transport, you don’t need to be a technical diver anymore. Thanks to Rebreather Diver Specialty, you will enjoy your dives without bubbles and you’ll be able to dive to a maximum depth of 18 meters.

 

 

Table of Contents
Program Summary
Underwater Visibility
Great
Point of interest
Hard colorful corals
Highlights
Shipwreck | Turtles | Sharks
Dive site minimum depth
2 meters
Dive site maximum depth
40 meters
Number of dives
6
Difficulty
Intermediate
For Whom ?
Open Water | Nitrox | 25 Dives
Marine life observation
During all dives
Be at least
0
Years old
Pgm Maximum Depth
0m
Price
฿0
All Included

Day Trip Itinerary | PADI Rebreather Diver Specialty

Koh Racha Yai Island, is the largest of the two islands located off the Southeastern coast of Phuket.Different kinds of corals can be spotted here with the Staghorn coral predominating in many areas. Marine life is rich and species such as Barracuda, Tuna and Milk Fish can be found in this area.

There are several interesting dive sites around Koh Racha Yai including Lucy’s Reef, Reef “Do little Do” where Stonefish and Batfish may be chanced upon. Not forgetting Marla’s mystery, a wreck that became home to Morays, Groupers and Lionfish.

  • 7h30 : Pick up at the hotel.
  • De 8h00 à 9h30 : Let’s go for one of Phuket islands with a breakfast on board
  • From 10 am to 11 pm : First Dive.
  • From 11 am to 12:30 pm :Hot buffet lunch would be served on board. Time for some snorkeling and sunbathing after lunch.
  • From 12:30 pm to 13:30 pm: Second Dive.
  • From 13:45 pm to 15:30 pm : Back to Chalong Pier.
  • 15:30 pm : Arrive at Chalong.
  • 16:00 pm: Back to the hotel

 

King Cruiser is now a famous recreational dive site. It lies at the depth of 32 meters in an upright position. The tip of King Cruiser lies at 15 meters. Till today, the wreck is still pretty much intact although some parts are corroded.

A recommended way for descent is by using the marine line from the surface. It would take you to the car deck from where you would be able to enter safely. Objects that can be spotted are machinery, engine trolley , picnic tables and tyres.

The wreck is covered by soft coral which houses many varieties of fish. Schools of Trevallies, Yellow Snappers, Barracudas, Tunas, Lionfish and Scorpion fish can be spotted especially at the bow. TurtlesBamboo sharks, the Giant Whale Sharks may be seen as well.

  • 7:30 am : Pick up et your hotel.
  • From 8:00 am to 9:30 am : Let’s go to King Cruiser with a breakfast on board.
  • From 10:00 am to 11:00 am : First Dive.
  •  11:30 am: Second Dive at Shark Point
  •  12:30 am : Hot buffet lunch on board. After lunch there is time for snorkeling and sun bathing
  • 1:45 pm:  Third Dive at Koh Doc Mai
  • 3:30 pm: Back to Chalong Pier.
  • 3:30 pm: Arrive at Chalong.
  • 4 pm : Back to the hotel
Koh Racha Yai Island, is the largest of the two islands located off the Southeastern coast of Phuket.Different kinds of corals can be spotted here with the Staghorn coral predominating in many areas. Marine life is rich and species such as Barracuda, Tuna and Milk Fish can be found in this area.

There are several interesting dive sites around Koh Racha Yai including Lucy’s Reef, Reef “Do little Do” where Stonefish and Batfish may be chanced upon. Not forgetting Marla’s mystery, a wreck that became home to Morays, Groupers and Lionfish.

  • 7h30 : Pick up at the hotel.
  • De 8h00 à 9h30 : Let’s go for one of Phuket islands with a breakfast on board
  • From 10 am to 11 pm : First Dive.
  • From 11 am to 12:30 pm :Hot buffet lunch would be served on board. Time for some snorkeling and sunbathing after lunch.
  • From 12:30 pm to 13:30 pm: Second Dive.
  • From 13:45 pm to 15:30 pm : Back to Chalong Pier.
  • 15:30 pm : Arrive at Chalong.
  • 16:00 pm: Back to the hotel

 

King Cruiser is now a famous recreational dive site. It lies at the depth of 32 meters in an upright position. The tip of King Cruiser lies at 15 meters. Till today, the wreck is still pretty much intact although some parts are corroded.

A recommended way for descent is by using the marine line from the surface. It would take you to the car deck from where you would be able to enter safely. Objects that can be spotted are machinery, engine trolley , picnic tables and tyres.

The wreck is covered by soft coral which houses many varieties of fish. Schools of Trevallies, Yellow Snappers, Barracudas, Tunas, Lionfish and Scorpion fish can be spotted especially at the bow. TurtlesBamboo sharks, the Giant Whale Sharks may be seen as well.

  • 7:30 am : Pick up et your hotel.
  • From 8:00 am to 9:30 am : Let’s go to King Cruiser with a breakfast on board.
  • From 10:00 am to 11:00 am : First Dive.
  •  11:30 am: Second Dive at Shark Point
  •  12:30 am : Hot buffet lunch on board. After lunch there is time for snorkeling and sun bathing
  • 1:45 pm:  Third Dive at Koh Doc Mai
  • 3:30 pm: Back to Chalong Pier.
  • 3:30 pm: Arrive at Chalong.
  • 4 pm : Back to the hotel
Cost | Booking
Program PADI Rebreather Diver Specialty

You have to be at least 18 years old, to be an Open Water Diver and Enriched Air Diver to take PADI Rebreather Diver Specialty.
During PADI Rebreather Diver you will complete six dives, you will learn how to use a rebreather and to maintain it. Your PADI instructor will teach you to perform predive checks, to handle potential problems, to manage buoyancy control and how to disassembly your rebreather. You will also try to keep the loop close with the mouthpiece out of your mouth.
Meet us at SSS Phuket, you can sign up for the PADI Rebreather Diver Specialty and schedule the first dive with your PADI instructor. You will get PADI Type R Rebreather Predive Checklist Slate to prepare your dives. You can start learning with PADI Rebreather and Advanced Rebreather Diver Manual. 

You will need a mask, fins, a delayed surface marker buoy and reel. Your PADI instructor may require snorkels and he will help you to choose the Type R rebreather you will need.

 

Continuing Education !
The possibilities to continue PADI Rebreather Diver Specialty are: