Specialty Certifications

CC_banner_specialty

Deep Diver Specialty

This four-dive two day PADI specialty course covers all aspects of deep recreational diving. Topics include dive planning and preparation,special equipment and recognition of narcosis. A must for the traveling diver. Counts towards Master Scuba Diver. $400.00

Wreck Diver Specialty

Whether purpose-sunk as an artificial reef for scuba divers, or lost as the result of an accident, wrecks are fascinating windows to the past. The Wreck Diver Specialty course (four-dive, two day course) will prepare you to explore, map and safely penetrate the wrecks of the world. Some of the things you’ll learn: safety considerations for navigating and exploring wrecks, using lines and reels to guide exploration and techniques to avoid kicking up silt or disturbing the wreck and its inhabitants. Cost includes all equipment and dives on our boat. $400.00

Peak Performance Buoyancy

Excellent buoyancy control is what defines skilled scuba divers. You’ve seen them underwater. They glide effortlessly, use less air and ascend, descend or hover almost as if by thought. You can achieve this, too. The Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course improves the buoyancy skills you learned as a new diver and elevates them to the next level. This one day course includes lectures, equipment, and two instructor-led dives. $300.00

Underwater Naturalist Specialty

Enhance your underwater experience by learning to look at our underwater world with a sharper eye. This one day course includes lectures, equipment, and two instructor-led dives. $300.00

Fish Identification Specialty

This one day course will increase your enjoyment and recognition of common reef fish. Students complete surveys of fish they observe; results are forwarded to the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF) for inclusion to their database. includes lectures, equipment, and two instructor-led dives. $300.00

Drift Diver Specialty

This one day, two-dive course teaches all you need to know about the planning and conduct of safe drift dives. A must for the traveling diver and those working towards Master Scuba Diver. Lectures, equipment dive trips included. $300.00

Underwater Navigation Specialty

One of the most useful PADI Specialty courses. Get lost no more! This four-dive, two day course covers both natural navigation and compass navigation techniques. It includes all equipment, instruction, and boat trips. It counts towards Master Scuba Diver. $400.00

Search and Recovery Specialty

Everyone dreams of being Mel Fisher and  finding treasure. But even Mel had to develop special techniques to find the Atocha. This two-day, four-dive specialty course will prepare you to find your own treasure,whether it’s Spanish gold or that anchor you dropped without a line attached. A fun yet practical course that includes lectures, equipment and dives. $400.00

Nitrox Diver

A one-day,two-dive course designed to teach you the benefits,hazards, and techniques of safe diving with enriched air mixtures to extend your bottom time. A must for live-aboard trips and those divers wishing to expand their dive horizons. Counts towards Master Scuba Diver. Includes equipment, instruction and dives. $275.00

Equipment Specialty

This non-diving specialty course is a day-long series of lectures and hands-on instruction on the proper care of your scuba equipment. Although this course does not qualify you to repair your own gear (factory certification is required). It does count towards Master Scuba Diver. $175.00

* The cost of your PADI certification card is included in the cost of all specialty courses.

Divers medical questionnaire

Please read the divers medical questionnaire before signing up for this course. The purpose of this questionnaire is to find out if you should be examined by your doctor before participating in recreational diver training. A positive response to a question does not necessarily disqualify you from diving. A positive response means that there is a preexisting condition that may affect your safety while diving and you must seek the advice of your physician prior to engaging in dive activities.

Please contact us for any questions you have, more information and / or if you would like to make reservations for one of our classes.

Buttons_fb   Buttons_ta      Buttons_email

Booth/boat: 631 Greene Street – Dive Center: 125 Ann Street – Phone: 305-296-8865 – Email: info@captainscorner.com