Marine Ecosystems Awareness Diver

From AUD $400.00
  • Duration: 1 Days (approx.)
  • Location: South Townsville, QLD
  • Product code: PJVKVZ
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Divers have a vested interest in protecting the marine environment. In many cases, divers do not have environmental information about local sites. This specialty is designed to increase the open water diver’s understanding of marine and freshwater environments, the problems facing these unique ecosystems, and the role that diver’s play in protecting our marine resources.

Course prerequisites:
  • Open Water Scuba Diver, Junior Open Water Diver, or equivalent
  • Minimum age 18, 10 with parental consent
What you can expect to learn:

The Marine Eco Systems Awareness Diver course takes an in-depth look at all of the following and 

more:

  • Physical attributes of the ocean and other water eco systems
  • Topographical features
  • Marine organisms
  • Ecosystems
  • Environmentally friendly diving techniques
  • Issues facing marine ecosystems
  • Coral bleaching
  • Diver animal interactions
  • Observation Techniques
  • Collection Methods
Schedule:

Online theory completed at home
Day #1- 6:00am to 5:00pm (Theory Revision, Dives 1 & 2)


(Price includes training material, instructor, tanks & weights however does not include trip)