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SDI NIGHT AND LIMITED VISIBILITY DIVER Go To The Dark Side

SDI NIGHT/LIMITED VISIBILITY DIVER

Many divers find that night diving is their favorite type of diving. As with all specialty diving applications, procedures are different than those associated with non-limited visibility open water diving. The purpose of this course is to acquaint the open water diver with the procedures, techniques, and potential hazards associated with diving at night, or in limited visibility. Becoming familiar with the use of dive lights, and night diving techniques such as navigation, buddy system procedures, communications, buoyancy control, and interacting with nocturnal aquatic life, the diver can safely enjoy night diving.

Who this course is for:

  • Individuals that wish to explore the underwater world at night, along with the nocturnal wildlife

Course prerequisites:

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

What you can expect to learn:

The SDI Night/Limited Visibility Course takes an in-depth look at all of the following and more:

  • Why dive at night?
    • Different aquatic life
    • Experience in limited visibility
  • Special equipment
    • Diving lights
    • Importance of light and back up
    • Comparison of different styles
    • Personal dive beacon
  • Buddy system
    • Buddy contact
    • Communications
  • Navigation
    • Bottom contour
    • Compass
    • Boat
    • Beach/Lake
    • Marker light/strobe
  • Disorientation
    • With buddy
    • Lost buddy
    • Light failure
  • Buoyancy considerations
  • Emergency procedures
    • Disabled diver
    • Lost diver
    • Diving maladies
  • Underwater environment
    • Nocturnal life

What’s in it for you?

Upon successful completion of this course graduates may:

  • Dive at night and in limited visibility conditions they were exposed to during training
  • Plan and execute a night and low visibility dives

Also, the SDI Night/Limited Visibility Diver Certification counts towards a single specialty rating to achieve the SDI Advanced Diver Development Program

SDI Night/Limited Visibility Diver minimum requirements:

  • Plan dive
  • Safety procedures
  • Enter and descent
  • Remain submerged at least 20 minutes
  • Change direction several times while maintaining proper navigation
  • Two minute swim without compass
  • Surface and reorient
  • Descend and navigate
  • Use properly; underwater light, submersible pressure gauge, compass, depth gauge, and computer
  • Maintain buddy contact throughout dive
  • Log dive
  Start Date Course End Date Max. Places   Price    
14 Dec 2018 OW-CW 12/14/2018 16 Dec 2018 8 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Fri 14 Dec 2018
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Swim Tests
Fri 14 Dec 2018
20:00
30 minutes
Farmington Y
Classroom Session
Sat 15 Dec 2018
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 15 Dec 2018
14:30
90 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 3
Sat 15 Dec 2018
15:15
60 minutes
Farmington Y
Classroom Session
Sun 16 Dec 2018
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 1
Sun 16 Dec 2018
13:00
90 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 16 Dec 2018
13:00
45 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 16 Dec 2018
14:00
45 minutes
Farmington Y
Exam / Quick Review
Sun 16 Dec 2018
16:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy Schmieding

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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15 Dec 2018 ABC 12/15/2018 15 Dec 2018 2 US$ 139.00

Scuba IQ Review
Sat 15 Dec 2018
12:00
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Dive 1
Sat 15 Dec 2018
13:00
-780 minutes
Farmington Y
Dive 2
Sat 15 Dec 2018
14:30
-870 minutes
Farmington Y
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy Mazzara

Pool Course

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15 Dec 2018 FRTIInst 12/15/2018 15 Dec 2018 8 -

Oreintation
Sat 15 Dec 2018
13:00
30 minutes
Theory
Sat 15 Dec 2018
13:30
30 minutes
Practical Application
Sat 15 Dec 2018
14:00
60 minutes
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael Poggione

SDI Crossover - GAP Program

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16 Dec 2018 SR 12/16/2018 16 Dec 2018 3 US$ 139.00

Confined Water 1
Sun 16 Dec 2018
12:00
04 hours 00 minutes
Farmington Y
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael Poggione

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19 Dec 2018 SDIEQUI 12/19/2018 19 Dec 2018 8 US$ 139.00

Classroom Session
Wed 19 Dec 2018
18:00
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Workshop
Wed 19 Dec 2018
18:30
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Back Room
Exam
Wed 19 Dec 2018
21:30
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael Poggione

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11 Jan 2019 OW-CW 1/11/2019 13 Jan 2019 4 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Fri 18 Jan 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Classroom Session
Fri 18 Jan 2019
19:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Exam / Quick Review
Sat 19 Jan 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Swim Tests
Sat 19 Jan 2019
13:00
30 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 1
Sat 19 Jan 2019
13:30
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 19 Jan 2019
14:30
02 hours 00 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 20 Jan 2019
10:00
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 20 Jan 2019
11:00
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 20 Jan 2019
12:30
03 hours 00 minutes
Livonia Y
Classroom Session
Sun 20 Jan 2019 to Fri 18 Jan 2019
16:00
-2760 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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15 Jan 2019 ICE 1/15/2019 26 Jan 2019 6 US$ 278.00

Scuba IQ Review
Tue 15 Jan 2019
18:30
02 hours 30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Dive 1
Sun 20 Jan 2019
Dive 2
Sat 26 Jan 2019
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

Dives will be offered on the 20th and the 26th. Dive location TBD.

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16 Jan 2019 SDIEQUI 1/16/2019 16 Jan 2019 6 US$ 139.00

Classroom Session
Wed 16 Jan 2019
18:00
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Workshop
Wed 16 Jan 2019
18:30
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Exam
Wed 16 Jan 2019
21:30
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

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18 Jan 2019 OW-CW 1/18/2019 20 Jan 2019 8 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Fri 18 Jan 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Swim Tests
Fri 18 Jan 2019
20:00
30 minutes
Farmington Y
Classroom Session
Sat 19 Jan 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 19 Jan 2019
14:30
90 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 3
Sat 19 Jan 2019
15:15
60 minutes
Farmington Y
Classroom Session
Sun 20 Jan 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 1
Sun 20 Jan 2019
13:00
90 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 20 Jan 2019
13:00
45 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 20 Jan 2019
14:00
45 minutes
Farmington Y
Exam / Quick Review
Sun 20 Jan 2019
16:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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19 Jan 2019 FRTIInst 1/19/2019 19 Jan 2019 8 -

Oreintation
Sat 19 Jan 2019
13:00
30 minutes
Theory
Sat 19 Jan 2019
13:30
30 minutes
Practical Application
Sat 19 Jan 2019
14:00
60 minutes
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

SDI Crossover - GAP Program

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26 Jan 2019 OW-CW 1/26/2019 16 Mar 2019 8 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Sat 26 Jan 2019
10:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Swim Tests
Sat 26 Jan 2019
11:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Central High School
Confined Water Dive 1
Sat 02 Feb 2019
11:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Central High School
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 09 Feb 2019
11:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Central High School
Confined Water Dive 3
Sat 02 Mar 2019
11:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Central High School
Confined Water Dive 4
Sat 09 Mar 2019
11:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Central High School
Classroom Session
Sat 16 Mar 2019
10:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Classroom Session
Sat 16 Mar 2019
10:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Exam / Quick Review
Sat 16 Mar 2019
10:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Confined Water Dive 5
Sat 16 Mar 2019
11:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Central High School
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

6-Week Saturday Course. Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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26 Jan 2019 OW-CW 1/26/2019 11 Feb 2019 8 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Sat 26 Jan 2019
10:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Swim Tests
Sat 26 Jan 2019
11:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Central High School
Confined Water Dive 1
Mon 28 Jan 2019
18:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba & Walled Lake Western High School
Quizzes/Be a Better Diver
Mon 28 Jan 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 02 Feb 2019
10:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba & Walled Lake Central High School
Confined Water Dive 3
Mon 04 Feb 2019
18:00
04 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba & Walled Lake Western High School
Confined Water Dive 4
Sat 09 Feb 2019
10:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba & Walled Lake Central High School
Classroom Session
Mon 11 Feb 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Exam / Quick Review
Mon 11 Feb 2019
19:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 5
Mon 11 Feb 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba & Walled Lake Western High School
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

3-Week Monday & Saturday Course. Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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28 Jan 2019 OW-CW 1/28/2019 11 Mar 2019 8 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Mon 28 Jan 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Swim Tests
Mon 28 Jan 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Classroom Session
Mon 04 Feb 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Confined Water Dive 1
Mon 04 Feb 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Classroom Session
Mon 11 Feb 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Confined Water Dive 2
Mon 11 Feb 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Confined Water Dive 3
Mon 25 Feb 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Confined Water Dive 4
Mon 04 Mar 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Exam / Quick Review
Mon 11 Mar 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Confined Water Dive 5
Mon 11 Mar 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

6-Week Monday Course. Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study. No class Feb 18.

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04 Feb 2019 RESC 2/4/2019 04 Mar 2019 8 US$ 474.95

Open Water Session
Thu 13 Dec 2018
17:24
Orientation
Mon 04 Feb 2019
18:00
90 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Pool Session 1
Mon 04 Feb 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Pool Session 2
Mon 11 Feb 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Pool Session 3
Mon 25 Feb 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
eLearning Review
Mon 04 Mar 2019
18:00
90 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Pool Session 4
Mon 04 Mar 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Online study. Pool and Open Water. OW Sessions TBD at later date. No class Feb 18

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08 Feb 2019 OW-CW 2/8/2019 10 Feb 2019 4 US$ 349.00

Swim Tests
Fri 08 Feb 2019
13:00
30 minutes
Livonia Y
Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Fri 08 Feb 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Classroom Session
Fri 08 Feb 2019
19:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Exam / Quick Review
Sat 09 Feb 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 1
Sat 09 Feb 2019
13:30
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 09 Feb 2019
14:30
02 hours 00 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 10 Feb 2019
10:00
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 10 Feb 2019
11:00
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 10 Feb 2019
12:30
03 hours 00 minutes
Livonia Y
Classroom Session
Sun 10 Feb 2019
16:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle Robinson

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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11 Feb 2019 VIP 2/11/2019 18 Feb 2019 4 US$ 207.49

Orientation
Mon 11 Feb 2019
18:00
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Classroom Session
Mon 11 Feb 2019
18:30
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Workshop 1
Mon 11 Feb 2019
19:30
90 minutes
Motor City Scuba
eLearning Review
Mon 18 Feb 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Workshop 2
Mon 18 Feb 2019
19:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle RobinsonRichard Stavoe Jr

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15 Feb 2019 OW-CW 2/15/2019 17 Feb 2019 8 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Fri 15 Feb 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Swim Tests
Fri 15 Feb 2019
20:00
30 minutes
Farmington Y
Classroom Session
Sat 16 Feb 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 16 Feb 2019
14:30
90 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 3
Sat 16 Feb 2019
15:15
60 minutes
Farmington Y
Classroom Session
Sun 17 Feb 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Confined Water Dive 1
Sun 17 Feb 2019
13:00
90 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 17 Feb 2019
13:00
45 minutes
Farmington Y
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 17 Feb 2019
14:00
45 minutes
Farmington Y
Exam / Quick Review
Sun 17 Feb 2019
16:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle RobinsonRichard Stavoe Jr

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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15 Feb 2019 VIP 2/15/2019 15 Feb 2019 3 US$ 207.49

Orientation
Fri 15 Feb 2019
10:00
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Classroom Session
Fri 15 Feb 2019
10:30
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Workshop 1
Fri 15 Feb 2019
11:00
90 minutes
Motor City Scuba
eLearning Review
Fri 15 Feb 2019
13:30
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Workshop 2
Fri 15 Feb 2019
14:30
02 hours 30 minutes
Motor City Scuba
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle RobinsonRichard Stavoe Jr

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20 Feb 2019 SDIEQUI 2/20/2019 20 Feb 2019 6 US$ 139.00

Classroom Session
Wed 20 Feb 2019
18:00
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Workshop
Wed 20 Feb 2019
18:30
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Exam
Wed 20 Feb 2019
21:30
30 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle RobinsonRichard Stavoe Jr

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04 Mar 2019 RESC 3/4/2019 04 Mar 2019 8 US$ 139.00

Classroom Session
Mon 04 Mar 2019
18:00
90 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Skills Review
Mon 04 Mar 2019
20:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Walled Lake Western High School
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle RobinsonRichard Stavoe Jr

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08 Mar 2019 OW-CW 3/8/2019 10 Mar 2019 4 US$ 349.00

Orientation and Equipment Assembly
Fri 15 Mar 2019
18:00
60 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Classroom Session
Fri 15 Mar 2019
19:00
03 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Exam / Quick Review
Sat 16 Mar 2019
10:00
02 hours 00 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Swim Tests
Sat 16 Mar 2019
13:00
30 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 1
Sat 16 Mar 2019
13:30
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 2
Sat 16 Mar 2019
14:30
02 hours 00 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 3
Sun 17 Mar 2019
10:00
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 4
Sun 17 Mar 2019
11:00
60 minutes
Livonia Y
Confined Water Dive 5
Sun 17 Mar 2019
12:30
03 hours 00 minutes
Livonia Y
Classroom Session
Sun 17 Mar 2019 to Fri 15 Mar 2019
16:00
-2760 minutes
Motor City Scuba - Classroom
Instructor(s): Scott SuryanTimothy SchmiedingAndy MazzaraMichael PoggioneMichelle RobinsonRichard Stavoe Jr

Blended Course: Combination of Classroom, Pool and Online study.

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