The advanced SCUBA course is an opportunity for the certified SCUBA diver to obtain additional training in specialized areas of diving. The class will present four topics. Each topic will include one lecture session and two ocean dives. The lectures are held on campus while the ocean dives are held of campus. Transportation is ot provided to the ocean dives.
- Underwater navigation
- Limiting visibility and night diving
- Stress and rescue
- Deep diving
Students may choose two or four of the specialties that interest them. In this way, the advanced course may be tailored to the individual student's interests and abilities. Upon completing twenty-four logged dives (including the eight dives of the four specialty classes), the diver is eligible for the PADI Advanced Divers certification card.
Transportation is not provided to the ocean dives.
Fee: $180 for approximately. 3-6 week course (course length is dependent on holiday schedule and the weather for the ocean dives).
*Extra fees are required for you to purchase or rent a snorkel, mask, booties, fins and gloves. All USD students enrolled get a discount on products from Ocean Enterprises.
Questions: Contact Curt Thompson (firstname.lastname@example.org)