Onderwater Navigator

Onderwater Navigator

Onderwater Navigator

De Underwater Navigator Course
Be the diver everyone wants to follow and make your sense of direction legendary with the Underwater Navigator Specialty course.

Het leuke deel
Finding your way is not a matter of luck! When everyone’s buzzing about a reef or checking out a shipwreck, they’re having a great time – until it’s time to go. Then they turn to you, because as an Underwater Navigator, you know the way back to the boat.

Wat je leert
Underwater navigation can be challenging, but in the Underwater Navigator Specialty course, you master the challenge. You learn the tools of the trade, including navigation via natural clues and by compass.

Je leert

Navigatiepatronen
Natural navigation (without a compass)
Kompas navigatie
Hoe te "markeren" of verplaatsen van een voorwerp onder water of de positie van het oppervlak
Onderwater kaart maken
Hoe te onregelmatig cursussen met de Nav-Finder volgen
Duikstek verhuizing
Hoe je afstand onderwater schatten
De Scuba Gear U Gebruik
You will use the basic scuba diving equipment, some scuba accessories such as a dive slate and an underwater compass.

Het lesmateriaal dat je nodig
Accurate navigation is based on thoughtful preparation. With that in mind: The Navigation crewpak includes everything needed to complete the Underwater Navigation specialty. The manual and DVD preview the navigation skills you’ll practice with your instructor both on land and underwater. Use the Nav-Finder to track where you’ve been and chart the most direct route back to the boat or shore.

Vereisten
You must be:

An SSI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another organization)
Ten minste 10 jaar oud

Je volgende avontuur
Underwater navigation is an important skill no matter what type of scuba diving you’re doing. It’s especially useful when night diving, wreck diving or when you’re searching to recover a lost item underwater.