Scuba Diving in Mexico

Dive Experience

PADI Sidemount Diver.


In the PADI Sidemount Diver course, you learn to plan and make no stop recreational dives using sidemount configuration for one or two cylinders. The emphasis is on enjoying the benefits of sidemount for recreational, no stop diving. What you’ll learn includes:
• Sidemount equipment optios
• Sidemount setup ( one and two cylinder)
• Weighting and trim with sidemount
• Gas management
• Ga supply emergencies on recreational sidemount dives
Entry and exit techniques for sidemount originated with cave diving, but has moved into mainstream recreational diving, because in has at least seven general benefits that some divers find useful compared to conventional backmount diving:
1. Ease of streamlining.
2. Easier equipment transport.
3. Versatility.
4. Increase gas supply
5. Accessibility
6. Adjustability
7. Problem solving.

Your Dive Expert

Mexico, Baja California Sur
Dive Shop
THE DIVE SHOP NAUTILUS DIVE TECH, A WHOLE NEW LEVEL OF DIVING IN BAJA Cabo’s premier dive center is located in the heart of the downtown area. The 850 square meter facility is much more than a local tourism. It was built to train and serve all levels of divers. Click on any service link to see more information. DEDICATED CLASSROOMS A proper learning environment is key for any kind of education. Our dedicated classrooms offer students a modern and organized approach to learning. Classroom amenities include air conditioning, flat screen TV monitors, wireless internet, projection systems, DVD presentations, chilled water coolers, coffee makers, and refrigerators. 4.5 Meter Deep Training Pool The dive training pool is a key component for entry level and advanced training. Divers have the opportunity to practice new skills in a controlled environment. The depth of the pool gives new divers a realistic view of what diving is like. This opportunity builds comfort and confidence before completing the training programs in open water. SAFEAIR PRODUCTION & GAS BLENDING Nautilus Dive Tech is proud to be recognized as a SafeAir provider. We have our air tested four times per year to ensure that we meet the highest standard of gas quality in the world. The ANDI oxygen compatible air rating is top in the industry. Our most recent report can be viewed next to our blending panel as well as on our social media sites. We also offer our clients the opportunity to have peace of mind by making a spot check for Carbon Monoxide contamination right at the cylinder valve using the Analox EII CO carbon monoxide analyzer. RINSE AREA / SHOWERS After a great dive, it is important to give the gear a good rinse. Our four tank system enables us to separate regulators, BCDs, and accessories from the wetsuit tanks. After the gear is rinsed it is moved to a shaded area to dry before it is properly stowed. The rinse area is also equipped with two heated outdoor showers. Guests are welcome to clean up from a dive before calling it a day. When properly maintained a quality set of diving equipment will be functional for a very long time. Our onsite technicians have the proper training and tools to maintain rental equipment within the stated manufacturer guidelines. Service procedures are updated as required, and our technician room is prepared for oxygen cleaning procedures.

Who's It For?

Open Water Diver

What's Included

  • 1.Four dives (one confined water, three open water)
  • 2. All dives must be planned as no stop (no deco)
  • The maximum depth the student is qualified
  • water and snacks on board
  • 2-3 days course
  • material ( book)
$375 USD per package
Got a question or have special requests?
per dive
USD 375
Free cancellation, pay on arrival.