Sharks are crucial to marine ecosystems, yet sharks are in a global decline. In this PADI specialty course you will learn about the value of sharks and what is causing the rapid loss of shark populations.
Academic only- $75
with 2 dives on a trip - $ 110
There’s been a steady decline in worldwide sea turtle populations, but there are ways to fight this. Learn basic sea turtle identification, how to record sightings and conservation steps you can take. This PADI specialty course includes two scuba dives or two snorkeling excursions. $ 110
Learn about how coral species impact our marine ecosystem and their environmental & economic value. Take steps to learn how divers can help improve coral. Online academic download & 2 hour class - $ 75
Surface marker buoys (SMBs) allow scuba divers to mark boundaries for mapping or search and recovery, alert boat traffic, or provide a line as a visual reference for ascending divers. During two dives, learn the proper techniques and protocols for using surface marker buoys and delayed surface marker buoys (DSMBs) in the local area. $ 125
Experience the strange creatures that come out at night while night diving. Lobsters, crabs, & eels that swim are common on ocean night dives. Even lake dives expose fish behaving differently than during the day.
Book, 3 dives. $ 150.
Learn to plan & prepare for dives the reach depth the limits of recreational diving. Understand the physical aspects of deep diving and how to mitigate risk. Practice safe computer use & learn how to stay with accepted no decompression limits.
Book, 4 dives over 2 days.
Best done on vacation - $ 175
The PADI Diver Propulsion Specialty ( DPV) is a 2 dive course that will teach you the safe and effective ways to use a variety of DPV vehicles.
Learn to dive the large DACOR underwater scooter, the Sublue Whiteshark, and the SCUBAJET - the smallest & most powerful scooter made.
This dive specialty can count towards your PADI Master Scuba Diver certification and will allow you to rent these machines from dive shops.
2 dives over one day.
$ 125 includes everything.
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