Science of Diving
Having the right knowledge is just as important as the proper handling of your diving equipment!
Diving is just more fun and safer if you know more about it.
The SCIENCE OF DIVING program treats all areas of dive theory to a detailed and comprehensive manner: physics, physiology, decompression theory, marine life and diving equipment.
Whether you simply want more knowledge or plan to become a Dive Professional, Science of Diving is just what you need!
The SCIENCE OF DIVING program is a perfect “winter Specialty”, since no dives are required. If you want to know more about the dive theory, you can just buy the manual, to sign up for the course.
- Underwater World
- Diving Equipment
This course is a prerequisite for most SSI Dive Leadership Programs
|Certification Prerequisites:||Open Water Diver if in-water training is included|
|Academic Sessions:||Online learning|
|Pool/Confined Water Sessions:||Optional|
|Open Water Dives:||Optioinal|
|Maximum Training Depth:||Optional|
|Suggested Duration:||12 – 20 hours|
|Specialized Equipment:||Knowledge Program|
SCUBA diving is a physical activity. Therefore, in order to participate in any class, you must maintain a reasonable level of health and fitness. You will be required to complete a medical questionnaire prior to any in-water training. Some medical conditions are incompatible with diving but most simply require consultation with a medical professional.