PADI Zombie Apocalypse Diver Distinctive Specialty

ZombieApocalypseDiverTry something new!  Earn your PADI ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE DIVER Distinctive Specialty Certification with Central Coast Dive Center.

This course was designed using state-of-the-art dive training – and the latest intelligence on zombies!  It offer divers the chance to hone their skills and enjoy a day of wild adventure in the water… while testing their skills for survival through a Zombie Apocalypse!

As an added bonus, this PADI Distinctive Specialty Certification counts towards your Master Scuba Diver rating!  Yes, this is a real PADI Specialty Course – you can read about it in Sport Diver Magazine by clicking here.

woody_zombie-46-690x220Obtained over the course of 2 scenario-based dives, trainees will earn their certification by completing a unique series of challenges and obstacles. Divers will test their survival skills, rescue skills and a few skills they didn’t even know they had. At the end they will obtain the most sought after certification card in SCUBA history: Zombie Apocalypse Diver.

All students are encouraged to wear zombie makeup and dive gear for their open water dives!

Price: $150



  • Manual
  • PADI C-Card (Clearly states that you hold the rank of Zombie Apocalypse Diver! Not that anyone will check your C-card after the world ends…)
  • Certificate of Completion (Suitable for framing… not that there are any frames left after the apocalypse, but you can use it as kindling.)
  • Zombie Skin Bracelet (To commemorate your training in survival diving. The bracelet is made with real zombie skin. Wearing it will help mask your odor to avoid the herd of walkers.)

What Will We Be Doing?

Classroom: Classroom and pool session to prep for the open water dive!

Open Water Dives: 2 open water dives are required to complete this fun certification.  Face paint is provided and encouraged for the open water dives!

Divers need to attend both the classroom session and the open water dives to earn their certification.


Call us at (859) 426-0020 to sign up for the class, or contact us online.

Come have fun while learning new diving skills and learning how to avoid Zombies!

Credits: Zombie Diver photo by Mark Romano, Zombie Apocalypse Logo designed by Stanley Bucasas for Sharkiteuthis Diving Co. LLC (