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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.
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.
Night & Limited Visability
This program provides the skills and concepts required to safely and comfortably dive at night or in limited visibility conditions. Some of the ocean’s most amazing creatures only come out at night, so your dive doesn’t have to end when the sun goes down. You will learn how to enter and exit the water, use specialized equipment, and how to communicate and dive with a buddy at night or in limited visibility. You will earn the SSI Night Diving and Limited Visibility Specialty certification after completing this program.
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.
React Right is SSI’s emergency training program, consisting of the following basic components: Primary Assessment, First Aid & CPR Skills, Primary Stabilization Techniques, and includes two optional components: Oxygen Administration in Diving Emergencies and Automated External Defibrilation Basics. Students who complete this program earn the SSI React Right specialty certification.
THE SCUBA DIVE CERTIFICATION PROCESS
STEP ONE = STUDY ACADEMICS AT HOME
Start your scuba adventure today with our top-rated scuba diving certification training program. At your convenience, and in the comfort of your own home, you review the text, watch the DVD, utilize the interactive online information, and complete the study guide.
To make sure that you have met all Scuba Schools International(SSI) defined learning objectives, you will take a final exam. A passing score is 80%.
STEP TWO = ACADEMIC REVIEW
You will have an academic and equipment review session with your SSI Instructor to make sure you are comfortable and confident in all scuba diving concepts.
STEP THREE = POOL SESSIONS
After your academic and scuba equipment review session, it is off to the pool to become comfortable and proficient with your new scuba skills and scuba equipment under the guidance of a professional Scuba Schools International Instructor.