Specialty Search and Recovery

search-recovery

Quick Info

Pre-Requisites:
Minimum Age: 10 years old
PADI Open Water Diver
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver
Minimum open water training: four dives over two days
Length:
Recommended Course Hours: 12

Course Details

Learning to navigate with only a compass and natural formations underwater can be tricky and fun unlocking this secret with the Padi instructors with New Wave Divers can be a fun exciting experience they will take time and patience teaching you this great skill.
Have you ever dropped something in the water? Are you looking for lost treasure? The PADI Search and Recovery Diver Specialty course will teach you
effective ways to find objects underwater and bring them to the surface. Have you ever dropped something in the water? Are you looking for lost treasure? The PADI Search and Recovery Diver Specialty course will teach you effective ways to find objects underwater and bring them to the surface.

What You’ll Learn

You'll learn search and recovery dive planning, organization, procedures, techniques and potential problems. You'll also cover limited visibility, search patterns and safe object recovery using lift devices.
Have you ever dropped something in the water? Are you looking for lost
“treasure”? The PADI Search and Recovery Diver Specialty course will teach you effective ways to find objects underwater and bring them to the surface. Small, large or just awkward, there is a way to bring them up.

The Fun Part

Find lost items and lift them to the surface. It’s fun to use the lift bag. Not only are these skills fun, but very practical and ultimately useful because eventually, you’ll lose something in the water. As a Search and Recovery Diver, you’ll know how to search for and recover it.