As the RAIDaptive Buddy, your role is to become the arms, legs, eyes, or hearing of the RAIDaptive Diver.  You will become a specialized type of dive buddy, with the knowledge and understanding of being a dive buddy to people with a variety of disabilities.

Course Summary

  • 1x Academic study/exam (self-study)
  • 1 x theory class (3~4hrs)
  • 1 x confined water class (3~4hrs)
  • 2 x open sea dives (minimum 1.5hrs underwater)


  • Minimum age                12
  • Minimum certification     Open Water 20 or equivalent
  • Minimum hours diving    4