SSI DIVE COURSES
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SSI OPEN WATER DIVER
This globally-recognized certification program is the best way to begin your life-long adventure as a certified scuba diver. Personalized training is combined with in-water practice sessions to ensure you have the skills and experience required to become truly comfortable underwater. You will earn the SSI Open Water Diver certification.
SSI ADVANCED ADVENTURER
This program allows you to experience five different open water dives from five SSI Specialty programs without requiring you to complete the entire Specialty. If you are unsure of your next step, this is the perfect way to advance your dive skills and experience, and to identify which Specialty programs interest you. You will earn the SSI Advanced Adventurer certification after completing this program.
SSI DIVER STRESS & RESCUE
Stress is a major cause of diving accidents and negatively impacts rescue situations. This program teaches you the skills and knowledge required to recognize and deal with stress, prevent accidents and properly deal with emergency situations encountered by divers. You will earn the SSI Diver Stress and Rescue Specialty certification after completing this program.
SSI PERFECT BUOYANCY
Do you want to increase your buoyancy control, minimize your breathing gas consumption, or move effortlessly above the ocean floor? The SSI Perfect Buoyancy program teaches you the skills and techniques needed to maximize your dive experience, increase your comfort in the water, and get the most from your equipment. You will earn the SSI Perfect Buoyancy Specialty certification.
SSI ENRICHED AIR NITROX
The SSI Enriched Air Nitrox program will teach you how to safely plan and dive with enriched air mixtures of up to 40% oxygen. Diving with enriched air can increase your no-decompression limits, increase your safety, and reduce the required length of your surface intervals when compared to air. You will earn the SSI Enriched Air Nitrox 32% or 40% certification after completing this program.
This program provides the skills and concepts required to safely and comfortably navigate underwater during a dive. You will learn how to use a compass and natural navigation techniques, estimate distance, basic navigation patterns and how to leave and return to a designated point. You will earn the SSI Navigation Specialty certification after completing this program.
SSI NIGHT AND LIMITED VISIBILITY
Night diving is a positively exciting, thrilling and fascinating experience beyond imagination. Explore a whole new frontier armed with the right equipment and a powerful torch and uncover new mysteries and species hidden in the darkness of the water.
SSI SCIENCE OF DIVING
Being a great diver involves more than just having the skills in the water but also having deep knowledge on various aspects of dive theory. The SSI Science of Diving specialty does just that. It covers a range of topics from decompression theory, dive equipment, marine life, physics and physiology.
This specialty involves no open sea dives hence, is the perfect way to improve your skills as a diver during the off season.
SSI DEEP DIVING
Many of the more exciting and intriguing dive sites in the world are located in deeper waters.To fully explore these sites, you will need to right knowledge and skills to plan and execute deep dives safely. Without proper training, this kind of diving can put you at risk. The SSI Deep Diving specialty will prepare you for diving below 18 metres by exploring the potential risks, hazards and how to deal with them.
SSI WRECK DIVING
Venture back in time with spectacular bird’s perspective of enormous shipwrecks and glide towards the captain’s bridge.
Diving on wrecks is exciting and there are some potential risks too, but with the right training wreck diving will become a great adventure.
Develop both the leadership and diving skills coupled with strong theoretical background to launch your professional dive career as a Divemaster by completing the Dive Guide course and Science of Diving speciality!
Divemasters can assist SSI Instructors with pool/confined water and open water training under their direct supervision and guide divers all over the world.
Turn your passion into an amazing career!