Specialty diver

FACTS


Minimum Age: 10

Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver if in-water training is included

Academic Sessions: Online learning

Pool/Confined Water Sessions:Optional

Open Water Dives: Optional

Maximum Training Depth: Optional

Suggested Duration: 1 day

Specialized Equipment: Knowledge Program



DESCRIPTION


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.

DESCRIPTION


Many of the ocean's best dive sites have artificial reefs, or wrecks that have sunk through the ages. This program gives you the skills and knowledge required to safely scuba dive above and around these underwater treasures. You will earn the SSI Wreck Diving certification after completing this program.

FACTS


Minimum Age: 10

Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver

Academic Sessions: Online training

Pool/Confined Water Sessions: 1 Optional

Open Water Dives: 2

Maximum Training Depth: Varies with age

Suggested Duration: 2 days



FACTS


Minimum Age: 15

Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver

Academic Sessions: 1

Pool/Confined Water Sessions: Optional

Open Water Dives: 3

Maximum Training Depth: 40 meters / 130 feet

Suggested Duration: 2 days



DESCRIPTION


Many exciting dive sites are located in deeper water. Without proper training, this kind of diving puts you at risk. The SSI Deep Diving Specialty will give you the ability to safely and comfortably plan and conduct dives beyond 18 meters, and is a prerequisite for some advanced training. You will earn the SSI Deep Diving Specialty certification. after completing this program