This program provides an in-depth and detailed study of physics, physiology, decompression theory, the aquatic environment and diving equipment. It is required training for most SSI Dive Professional programs, as well as some Extended Range programs. You will earn the SSI Science of Diving Specialty certification after completing this program.
|Certification Prerequisites:||Open Water Diver if in-water training is included|
|Academic Sessions:||Online learning|
|Pool/Confined Water Sessions:||Optional|
|Open Water Dives:||Optioinal|
|Maximum Training Depth:||Optional|
|Suggested Duration:||12 – 20 hours|
|Specialized Equipment:||Knowledge Program|