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Course Outline

Your instructor will cover the important information you need to ensure your safety and maximize the enjoyment of your experience. This will include:

  • The equipment
  • How to communicate underwater
  • The effect of increased pressure underwater
  • Underwater breathing techniques
  • How to achieve a weightless feeling (neutral buoyancy) underwater and float comfortably (and without kicking) when on the surface
  • How to make the most of your experience and how to interact with the marine life safely while respecting the underwater environment
  • Any unique aspects of your local environment and any specific rules appropriate to the area
  • Potential risks and how to act in the case of an emergency
  • Your training pathway for continuing education options after this program
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