SDI Wreck Diver

From AUD $595.00
  • Duration: 1 Days (approx.)
  • Location: South Townsville, QLD
  • Product code: PLZMJH

Wreck diving can be one of the most exciting aspects of sport diving, however every effort must be made to maximize safe diving techniques. The Wreck Diver Course will discuss the equipment and techniques commonly employed while wreck diving. This course may be taught as a non-penetration, 2 dives required, or as a limited-penetration course, requiring 3 dives. Limited-penetration is defined as a swim through or within the ambient light of entry point.

Who this course is for:

Individuals who wish to know more about the wreck diving including:

  • Researching wrecks
  • Mapping wrecks
  • Proper use of lines while wreck diving
  • Exploring underwater history
Course prerequisites:
  • Open Water Scuba Diver, or equivalent
  • Minimum age 18, 10 with parental consent
  • Junior Open Water Divers may not participate in any dives deeper than 18 metres/60 feet
  • Divers must have a deep diver specialty certification or be able to provide proof of experience in order to dive deeper than 18 metres/60 feet in this course

 What you can expect to learn:

The Wreck Diver course takes an in-depth look at all of the following and more:

  • Why wreck dive?
  • Surface supports
  • Buddy system
  • Buddy contact
  • Navigation/charting
  • Disorientation
  • Special equipment
  • Limited visibility diving
  • Life lines and reels
  • Special emergency procedures
  • Mapping the wreck

Online theory completed at home
Day #1- Weekend Safari (Theory Revision, Dive 1 & Dive 2)

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Upon successful completion of this course graduates are qualified to enroll in: