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SDI ADVANCED ADVENTURE DIVER Expand Your Diving Skills

SDI ADVANCED ADVENTURE DIVER

If you’ve taken your Open Water Scuba Diver course and are now ready to expand your diving knowledge but would like to see what is out there first, then the SDI Advanced Adventure Diver course is for you! The SDI Advanced Adventure course will give you an overview of five different SDI specialties. The Deep Diver and Navigation Diver specialties are the foundation of continuing diver education and are required.:

  • Navigation
  • Advanced Buoyancy Control
  • Shore
  • Deep
  • Comptuer

This course is intended to introduce you to each of the five specialties selected; not complete comprehension of the chosen specialty. One dive from each of the chosen specialties may apply towards the completion of a specialty certification.

Who this course is for:

  • Any certified open water scuba diver who wishes to expand their diver knowledge and skill set
  • Any certified open water scuba diver who would like to advance in dive training
  • Any certified open water scuba diver who would like to experience an introduction to SDI specialties

Course Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 18, 10 with parental consent
  • SDI Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent, SDI Junior Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent*

*Note: Junior divers (10-15) can only take specialties approved for their age

Limits for Junior Divers:
Deep Diving: Maximum depth for divers 10-15 is 21 metres/70 feet
Dry suit; minimum age 12
Wreck: Limited penetration minimum age 15

What you can expect to learn:

  • An overview of the SDI Deep Diver and SDI Navigation Diver specialties
  • Basic insight to three other chosen specialties (Shore, ABC & Computer) as an introduction to that specific area in diving

Some of the in-water skills include:

  • Successfully perform skills listed for dive one of the three chosen specialties as well as both core specialties
    • Deep Diver open water dive
      • Test and check all equipment
      • Familiarization with dive site
      • Descend to planned depth, do not exceed any pre-planned limits
      • Dive according to plan at a depth limited to 30 metres/ 100 feet
        Divers between the age of 10 and 15 cannot exceed 21 metres/70 feet
      • Ascend to safety stop
      • Exit and log dive
    • Navigation open water dive
      • Establish a reference point, plan dive, and enter water from shore/boat
      • Practice out and back technique on surface
      • Squares and triangles on surface
      • Perform a square on the bottom
      • Perform a triangle on the bottom
      • Ascend to safety stop
      • Exit and log dive

What’s in it for you?

  • An opportunity to experience several SDI specialties
  • Continue diver education, skills, and knowledge
  • Ability to enroll in and complete selected specialties
  • After successful completion, ability to enroll in the SDI Recue Diver course

SDI Advanced Adventure Diver minimum requirements:

  • Satisfactorily complete the appropriate SDI Advanced Adventure Diver Knowledge Quests with a passing score of 80%, followed by 100% remediation by the Instructor
  • Complete all course requirements efficiently
  • Demonstrate mature and sound judgment concerning dive planning and execution

Advanced Adventure Diver $278.00

 Start DateEnd Date 
07 Oct 201708 Oct 2017

Advanced Adventure Diver
Course Instructor(s): Oded Flascher.

  • Course paperwork - Sat 07 Oct 2017 from 00:00 to 00:00 - Motor City Scuba
  • Adv. buoyancy - Sat 07 Oct 2017 from 09:00 to 10:00 - Spring Mill Pond - Island Lake State Rec Area
  • Uw navigation - Sat 07 Oct 2017 from 10:30 to 11:30 - Spring Mill Pond - Island Lake State Rec Area
  • Deep - Sun 08 Oct 2017 from 09:00 to 10:00 - White Star Quarry
  • Computer - Sun 08 Oct 2017 from 10:30 to 11:30 - White Star Quarry
  • Shore - Sun 08 Oct 2017 from 12:30 to 13:30 - White Star Quarry
  • Scuba iq review - Sat 07 Oct 2017 from 13:00 to 14:00 - Motor City Scuba

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