This program is for students who do not have the time to complete the Open Water Diver program, and provides you with the training and experience required to dive in open water environments under the supervision of a dive professional. You will earn the SSI Scuba Diver certification, which can be upgraded to the SSI Open Water Diver certification with additional training.
- Minimum age: 10
- Certification Prerequisites: None
- Academic Sessions: Online Program
- Pool/Confined Water Sessions: 6
- Open Water Dives: 4
- Maximum Training Depth: 18 meters / 60 feet (age 15+)
- Suggested Duration: 16 – 32 hours
The academic portion of the SSI Scuba Diver program is digital and easy accessed online or offline with the DiveSSI App, whenever and wherever you want, It is available for iOS or Android devices. Simply download the free app today to see how easy and fun your learning experience can be.
Confined water sessions
Take what you’ve learned and apply it in realistic training scenarios in confined water. Your instructor will personally fit you for your scuba equipment, so that you become comfortable in your ‘second skin’.
Two open water dives
Once you finish your confined water training, you’ll complete at least two open water dives on scuba, including snorkeling skills, equipment assembly and water work.
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