Be the diver everyone wants to follow and make your sense of direction legendary with the PADI Underwater Navigator course. 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 a PADI Underwater Navigator, you know the way back to the boat.
What You Learn:
Underwater navigation can be challenging, but in the PADI Underwater Navigator Specialty course, you master the challenge.
You learn the tools of the trade, including navigation via natural clues and by compass
Navigation patterns Natural navigation (without a compass)
How to “mark” or relocate a submerged object or position from the surface
Underwater map making
How to follow irregular courses with the Nav-Finder
Dive site relocation
How to estimate distance underwater
Min Age: 10
Prerequisites: Open Water Diver (or qualifying rating)
Learning Materials: Underwater Navigator Diver Crew-Pac (DVD and Manual)
Scuba Gear You'll Need: Basic Scuba Gear, Underwater Compass, Various Accessories
Underwater Navigation Diver Course