Navigation Specialty Course

Find your way

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Have you ever asked yourself, "How does my instructor manage to find the way back to the exit point or to the boat?"

If so, the NAVIGATION Program is what you need to learn this skill for yourself.

The NAVIGATION Program will teach you to navigate with a compass and how to apply natural navigation skills.

You will also learn to estimate distances, navigate different search patterns, find your way to different marking points, and be able to get back to the exit point at any time.

If you want to know more about NAVIGATION, you can buy the manual or the DVD without signing up for the course.

NV manualCourse Content:

Natural Navigation
Compass Navigation
Combining Natural and Compass Navigation
Special Navigation Situations
The Sport of Navigation
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.


Guardian Scuba offers regularly scheduled Navigation Courses that consist of your home study material, 2-3 hour academic session and 2 Navigation Skill Dives. This classes is usually conducted with an evening academic session followed by a 2 local Navigation skill dives.

Cost: $199

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