SCUBA SKILLS UPDATE (REFRESHER)
Haven’t been scuba diving lately? Feeling a bit rusty? The Scuba Skills Update program is just the refresher you need to brush up on your knowledge and skills. A dive Professional will get you in the water having fun and feeling comfortable again.
It’s quick and easy, and a good way to prepare for your next course or get ready for adventure on a diving vacation.
DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING (BASIC DIVER)
We offer the Basic Diver program every day. It is a safe & straightforward introduction to Nusa Penida’s amazing underwater world. First, you familiarise yourself with the equipment in our custom built swimming pool and discuss the details of the dive with your instructor.
Then, you begin the dive in very shallow water, slowly moving to a depth that you are comfortable with. You are under the direct supervision of an instructor at all times and dive to a maximum depth of 12 meters.
OPEN WATER COURSE (OW)
This globally-recognised certification program is the best way to begin your life-long adventure as a certified scuba diver. Personalised training is combined with in-water practice sessions to ensure you have the skills and experience required to become truly comfortable underwater. You will earn the Open Water Diver certification.
We truly believe that a total of 6 open water dives, fine tuning advice and in depth introduction to marine life, will help you become a safer, better … happier diver. That’s why we have designed an original PREMIUM OPEN WATER COURSE for you to have time to go beyond the minimum requirements.It takes up to 4 days to complete. Courses start every day. The OW certification allows you to dive confidently up to 18 metres with a “buddy”, anywhere in the world ! The certification is valid for life !
The Adventure Dives are designed to increase your diving skills, confidence and experience in a relaxed and controlled way. Adventure dives can be done one at a time, at your own pace to expand your diving scope (dive deeper, at night etc). After a bit of online theory, you’ll plan the dive with your instructor and then just have fun practicing what you learned during the dive.
Each Adventure Dive will be logged and you’ll receive a digital recognition card. Each adventure dive will be credited towards the next level up.
We offer the certification costs & throw in our awesome T-shirt if you complete the five Adventure Dives of the Advanced Adventurer
ADVANCED ADVENTURER (AOW)
During the Advanced Adventurer Program you will have the chance to try out the Deep Dive (30m) and the first dive of four other specialities.
It’s a great way to experience what advanced training is all about and how valuable it can be to your diving adventures.
PPB, DEEP, DRIFT, NIGHT, PHOTO & NITROX allow you to grow into a more versatile & experienced diver. Search & Reco, NAV, Science Of Diving) are usually sought by the aspiring Professional diver. Emphasis is put on the more technical, safety & organisational sides.
We have kept the Rescue Diver speciality for last as it is arguably the most challenging one and it unlock the doors to a professional career.
Do you want to increase your buoyancy control, minimize your breathing gas consumption, or move effortlessly above the ocean floor? The SSI Perfect Buoyancy program teaches you the skills and techniques needed to maximize your dive experience, increase your comfort in the water, and get the most from your equipment. You will earn earn the SSI Perfect Buoyancy Specialty certification.
WAVES, TIDES & CURRENTS (DRIFT)
This program provides the skills and concepts required to safely and comfortably navigate underwater during a dive. You will learn how to use a compass and natural navigation techniques, estimate distance, basic navigation patterns and how to leave and return to a designated point. This course is also a must for divers aiming for the rescue certification.
SCIENCE OF DIVING
This program provides an in-depth and detailed study of physics, physiology, decompression theory, the aquatic environment and diving equipment. It is required for most SSI Dive Professional programs, as well as for some of the Extended Range programs.
SEARCH & RECOVERY
This program provides the skills and concepts required to safely plan and conduct search and recovery dives. You will learn about search patterns, specialized dive plans, underwater communication, and how to recover small to medium-sized objects using specialized equipment like lift bags. Note that we insist on this course if you want to pass your rescue.
PHOTO & VIDEO
This program teaches you the skills needed to dive with an underwater camera, and provides the in-depth knowledge and experience required to properly use, maintain and store your equipment. Our goal is help you capture your amazing underwater experiences. To be fair, our focus is more on the photo side of things, as we can also help you with post treatment tips. But we will give you the basics of how to shoot decent videos
RESCUE DIVER & REACT RIGHT PROGRAM
This bundle combines the SSI Diver Stress & Rescue with the SSI React Right program. Learn how to recognize and deal with stress, prevent accidents and properly manage emergency situations if they occur. You will earn the Diver Stress & Rescue certification, as well as the React Right certification after completing the programs in this bundle.
The Divemaster course is your first level of professional training. Working closely with an Instructor, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills, learn more about the dive equipment, its maintenance, and refine your rescue skills so you anticipate and easily solve common problems. You’ll gain dive knowledge, management and supervision abilities so you become a role model to divers everywhere.
As a Divemaster, you’ll supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training. Whether you want to work at a faraway dive destination or close to home at a local dive shop, the adventure of a lifetime awaits you.