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PADI SEARCH AND RECOVERY DIVER The Padi Search And Recovery Diver Course

The PADI Search and Recovery Diver Course with ACADEMY OF SCUBA

COURSE PRICE & DURATION: $300 / 2 Days  Buy Course Online PREREQUISITES: 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. COURSE CONTENTS: Home study Evening of theory 3 Shore dives 2 Boat dives EQUIPMENT REQUIRED: Being vital to the enjoyment of your diving experience and training, we require all of our students to obtain quality snorkelling equipment.  Helping out students get professionally fitted is what we do best.  Talk to us about your dive equipment. You will also need a knife, torch, slate, SMB and Reel for this course. LINKS: Diving Doctors

Have you lost anything underwater that you wish you knew how to find in Melbournes conditions?  Have you tied yourself up in your SMB and shot yourself to the surface with your buoy?  Are you keen to get involved in diving activities such as archaeological surveys, scientific research and salvage?  These are just a fewof the many reasons to get involved with the PADI Search & Recovery course.

What Most People Say About Thier Diving

We hear this time and time again.  " I really need to practice my navigation and deploying my surface marker buoy".   Lucky that we can help here.  

What You Learn

  • Search and recovery dive planning, organization, procedures, techniques and how to deal with potential problems
  • How to locate large and small objects using search patterns
  • How to use a lift bag and other recovery methods
  • Limited visibility search techniques

Your Next Adventure

Because you often need to navigate to specific spots to find lost items, the Underwater Navigator course can help you perfect your navigation skills.

For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the ACADEMY OF SCUBA Team members.


Transportation for your course

AOS unfortunately does not offer transportation services at this time. We therefore highly recommend that you have access to a car for the duration of your course. AOS will not be held responsible for any student who is unable to attend any part of their course to due transportation issues.