Can you scuba at 12?
Divers aged 10 and 11 must dive with a PADI Professional or a certified parent or guardian, and dives cannot exceed 12 meters (40 feet). Divers aged 12 years to 14 years old must dive with a certified adult and dives cannot exceed 18 meters (60 feet) in depth.
How deep can a 16 year old scuba dive?
According to the PADI certifying agency, if you are doing your Open Water course and you are over 12 years old, you can dive to 18 meters/60 feet depth. If you are still a junior (from 10 to 12 years old), the maximum depth is 12 meters/40 feet.
How old is the youngest scuba diver?
Balaram Naidu (Dive instructor #liveinadventures), she completed the mandatory E-learning, Confined water training, and two dives in the sea by 01:50 PM at the city of destiny, Vizag. As her birth time was 5 pm, she was still 9 years 364 days 21hrs 10 minutes to become the youngest SCUBA Diver in the world.