PADI Underwater Navigator

The PADI Underwater Navigator Course with Academy of Scuba

Be the diver everyone wants to follow and make your sense of direction legendary with the PADI Underwater Navigator Course.
 
This scuba diving course improves your observation skills and teaches you how to use a compass more effectively underwater. If you enjoy challenges with great rewards, take this PADI Underwater Navigator Course and have fun finding your way.


Course Price And Duration

Evening + 1 Day | $300

Important Notes

You must:

        Be 12 years old and Open Water certified (or Junior OW)


        Diving Medical- subject to medical questionnaire. Liability release, safe diving practices statement of understanding need to be filled out.


        Medical pre-requisites: A full dive medical must be obtained prior to starting this training (For a list of diving doctors please go to www.spums.org.au)

        About The Course

        Course Content

        Home study 
        Evening of theory 
        3 Shore dives 
        Lots of excellent skills to ensure you never get lost on a site again

        You will learn...

        Navigation patterns
        Natural navigation (without a compass)
        Compass navigation
        How to “mark” or relocate a submerged object or position from the surface
        Underwater map making
        How to follow irregular courses with the Nav-Finder
        Dive site relocation
        How to estimate distance underwater

        Equipment Required

        Own snorkelling items and an underwater compass. The rest of the equipment can be hired



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