When you're underwater, knowing where you are and where you're going comes in handy, especially if you're looking for that beautiful reef that you've heard all about or get back to the dive boat or shore. The PADI underwater navigator specialty course will help you become a pro at finding your way underwater.
What do I need to start
PADI open water diver or junior open water diver certified.
Minimum age: 12 years old.
What will I do
During your PADI underwater navigator specialty course, you'll learn underwater navigation dive procedures, techniques, planning, organization and potential problems. You'll also be introduced to natural navigation, underwater patterns, distance estimation and further your compass navigation skills. You'll put these into practice during your three open water dives.
How long will it take
Three dives over one day.
What will I need
Navigation, manual, video.
You are required to complete a medical statement; if you have any of the conditions
listed, you will have to have your doctor sign the form to say you are fit to dive.
Also you are required to sign a statement of acceptance of risk and also agree to comply with safe diving practices.