Why should I take this course? Be the scuba diver that everyone wants to dive with because you know where you are and where you are going. This course fine tunes your observation skills and teaches you to more accurately use your compass underwater. If you like challenges with big rewards, take this course and have fun finding your way.
What will you learn? You will learn how to navigate using natural clues and by following compass headings. During 3 open water dives you will practice:
Methods to estimate distance underwater
Compass navigation whilst making at least 5 turns
Marking or relocating a submerged object or position from the surface
Underwater map making
The first dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your Advanced Open Water Diver certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.