Boat Dive Specialty Course

Get ready for your next dive trip!

BD manualBoat Diving is not just diving from a boat, it’s your guarantee for a successful and relaxing diving holiday! Most diving takes place from a boat.

 In Guardian Scuba’s Boat Diving class you’ll learn not only proper boat diving techniques such as entries and exits, nautical terms and definitions, but you will also learn about different types of dive boats from pongos to live aboards. We’ll also discuss making those travel plans to get the most out of your vacation.

 If you want to learn more about DIGITAL UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY, you can buy the manual or the DVD even if you don't want to sign up for the course.

Course Content:

Selecting a dive boat
Preparing for your trip
Traveling on your boat
Diving from a boat
Finishing your boat trip

 The primary goal of any SSI Specialty course is to teach you important skills in a fun environment. All courses are taught using home study, short academic sessions, and in-water training.

SC-BD Scheduling:

Guardian Scuba offers regularly scheduled Boat Diving Courses that consist of your home study material, 1-2 hour academic session and 2 Boat Dives. This class is usually conducted with an evening academic session followed by a two tank charter boat dive trip.

Cost: $199

The cost includes all course materials, instruction, tanks, air, weights, charter boat fees and certification card. Not included: dive charter crew tips and dive gear. Regulators, Dive Computers and Buoyancy Compensators are available for rent. Mask, Fins, Snorkel and Wetsuit (optional) must be provided by each diver.