No dive certification required
No minimum age limit
Recommended course hours: 2
The Coral Reef Conservation Specialty course teaches divers, snorkeler's and non-divers about the vital role of coral reefs in the marine environment. The course also familiarizes participants with the current state of the world's coral reefs and how they can help.
The AWARE Coral Reef Conservation Specialty course is designed to inform you about the world’s coral reefs.
This non-diving course includes:
An introduction to Project AWARE
The importance of coral reefs to marine ecosystems and coastal areas
Coral reef biology, association and competition
The status of the world's coral reefs
How participants can help, including responsible diving and snorkeling practices
What Will You Learn?
The AWARE - Coral Reef Conservation Specialty course teaches you about the vital role of coral reefs in the marine environment. The course also familiarizes you with the current state of the world's coral reefs and how you can help. You will learn about the Project AWARE Foundation.
You will also learn:
How coral reefs function
Why they are so important
Why many reefs are in serious trouble
What you can do to prevent further decline
Visit Project AWARE Foundation to download your copy today.
The Fun Part
As a scuba diver, the health of aquatic ecosystems is often what makes a good dive. Become aware of the fragileness of coral reefs and how you can help preserve them.