Waves, Tides and Currents Program
Water motion can have a huge effect on your diving.
Take control of your dives no matter the conditions with the SSI Waves,
Tides and Currents specialty. You will learn all you need to dive safely and comfortably in currents, waves, rivers and from shore.
Diving in currents opens up a world of new dive sites that often host the most spectacular marine life. Go shore diving and you will discover the simplicity of just walking off the beach and exploring your favorite dive sites with ease. But wave, tides and currents can impact your dives and affect your safety if you do not know how to handle them.
The SSI Waves, Tides and Currents specialty will enhance your dive skills and understanding, so you can enjoy diving in different environments safely and with confidence. You will gain a better understanding of dynamic open water environments and learn about the environmental conditions that affect different dive sites. You will also practice diving from shore, in currents or in rivers to earn the specialty certification.
- Open water Diver or equivalent
- Be medically fit and healthy to dive
- Minimum Age: 10 (15+ recommended)
- Academic Sessions: Online learning
- Confined Water: N/A
- Open Water Dives: 2
- Max Depth: 30mtrs
- Time: 1 day
- All standard dive gear
- Online training
- Practical application
- Light refreshments during your course
- Dive club membership
- Student rates on new equipment purchases from us