South Beach Divers
Wind: 9.2 mph E   Air: 84°F

PADI Peak Performance Bouyancy

Class Description

Float effortlessly, drifting over reefs. Be the diver you want to be, with ultimate buoyancy control, able to hover close to the bottom and examine underwater organisms without touching them.

Buoyancy skills separate the good divers from the great divers. In the Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course, you will learn to how to precisely weight yourself for optimum control, poise and balance. You learn to ascend and descend so effortlessly, it seems like you only think about it and it happens. By mastering streamlining, you move through the water cleanly, efficiently and gracefully. You swim near fragile environments without harm to them or yourself.

Components of the class are:

  • Buoyancy fundamentals, weighting and adjustments
  • Streamlining, balance and trim
  • Fine tuning buoyancy and mastering hovering
  • Master buoyancy by swimming through obstacle courses
Prerequisites: Must be a PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another organization) and 10 years old.

Upcoming Classes

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays in Key Largo


  • Watch the DVD
  • Reservations are required.
  • Student Record File
  • Students under 18 must have parents or guardians approval and signature