Underwater Navigation Course
SHOULD I TAKE THIS COURSE?
Must be at least 10 years old and have completed the Open Water Diver course. The first dive of this PADI Speciality Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive twoard Advanced Open Water Diver certification
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
This Course teaches you to use environmental clues and compass headings to navigate underwater, in order to more effectively and comfortably plan a dive. Underwater navigation is a particularly useful skill when participating in specialized diving activities:
- Limited Visibility
- Night Diving
- Wreck Diving
- Deep Diving
- Search and Recovery
Being able to navigate better will also help avoid budy separtion and help
During three dives, you'll practice:
- Estimating distances
- Using a compass while making turns
- Finding a specific location on the surface
- Making maps underwater