PADI Sidemount Specialty Course

This course will teach you the basics of sidemount diving, including how to set up your gear and manage your gas consumption from multiple tanks. PADI Sidemount diver specialty course with Action Scuba Montreal

The great thing about recreational sidemount diving is that you carry less weight on your back, while increasing your available air supply.

This specialty course counts towards your Master Scuba Diver rating, your ultimate goal as a recreational scuba diver.

Plus you’ll learn from our experienced and knowledgeable sidemount instructors who have worked with some of the pioneers in the field of sidemount diving.

Learn more about Sidemount Diving in general here.


Price: $399 (+ tax)

PADI Sidemount diver specialty course with Action Scuba Montreal


  • Instructor led theory & knowledge development
  • PADI course manual
  • 1 confined / pool dive with skill development
  • 3 open water dives
  • PADI Certification card

Optional extra: Sidemount equipment rental. Special price when rented for course: $50.  Includes: Hollis Sidemount BCD, 2 tanks, 2 sidemount regulator sets.

Not included:

  • Personal dive gear   (exposure protection, mask, fins, computer, etc)


Check out our course schedule or contact us to find out about upcoming course dates


(There is some theory and preparetion required prior to the certification weekend. Ask us for details)

[title]PADI Sidemount Diver[/title]
[subtitle]Open Water Certification Weekend[/subtitle]
[details]3 dives, completed in the thousand island region. Spring / Summer 2016. Course schedule published Jan 2016[/details]


Or ask us about private lessons.

Are you already a PADI instructor? One of our 2 dedicated PADI Course Directors can even certify you as a PADI Sidemount Specialty Instructor. Contact us for details.

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