SSI Science of Diving
Science of Diving addresses all the areas of diving knowledge in a detailed and comprehensive manner: Physics, Physiology, Decompression Theory, Aquatic Environment, and Diving Equipment. If you are simply interested in diving or plan to become a Dive Professional – the Science of Diving program is what you need! This program provides an in-depth and detailed study of physics, physiology, decompression theory, the aquatic environment and diving equipment. It is required training for most SSI Dive Professional programs, as well as some Extended Range programs. You will earn the SSI Science of Diving Specialty certification after completing this program..
“Having the right knowledge is just as important as the proper handling of your diving equipment!”
Diving is just more fun and safer if you know more about it. The SCIENCE OF DIVING program treats all areas of dive theory to a detailed and comprehensive manner: physics, physiology, decompression theory, marine life and diving equipment. Whether you simply want more knowledge or plan to become a Dive Professional, Science of Diving is just what you need! The SCIENCE OF DIVING program is a perfect “winter Specialty”, since no dives are required. If you want to know more about the dive theory, you can just buy the manual, to sign up for the course.
Course Content: Physics, Physiology, Decompression, Underwater World, Diving Equipment.
SSI Specialties are always fun and the learning of new skills to the fore. This program will be held intensive academic sessions to which you can prepare yourself well with the aid of the manual. You can also learn other activities and ideally combined with SCIENCE OF DIVING, such as the Dive Professional programs DIVE GUIDE and Dive Control Specialist. The possibilities are endless, because a good education gives you the most interesting dives around the globe.
The courses take place at OCEANIC diving center in Nikiti, Chalkidiki, Greece. The price includes all needed equipment, access to online training program and certification fee.
Minimum Age: 10
Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver if in-water training is included
Academic Sessions: Online learning
Pool/Confined Water Sessions: Optional
Open Water Dives: Optioinal
Maximum Training Depth: Optional
Suggested Duration: 12 – 20 hours
Specialized Equipment: Knowledge Program