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Underwater Navigation - PADI Specialty Course

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PADI Navigation Specialty


Book Now! Course Price: 6,500 THB (3 dives) / 5,000 THB (2 dives)


You must have noticed how you’re PADI Instructor or PADI Divemaster finds their way around the dive site and back to the boat after each dive? You have probably thought how you would like to be the one everyone follows because you know where you are going?


The PADI Underwater Navigator course will teach you how to find you way underwater using your compass, natural navigation and observation skills..


Our PADI Underwater Navigation course package includes:


PADI Underwater Navigation course
Rental of all scuba equipment
FREE Dive Computer Rental (diving with computers >>)
PADI Underwater Navigation manual & PADI Certification card
Crystal Dive log book
Pick up service from pier
Great location on the beach


What Will You Learn?


Estimating distance underwater
Navigation techniques using a compass and natural navigation
Underwater navigation patterns
Dive site relocation
Underwater Map Making


Diver Prerequisites:


If you’re a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who is at least 10 years old, you can enroll on the PADI Underwater Navigator Specialty course.


Get Credit!


The first dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification.


Alternatively if you have completed the PADI Advanced course, or the PADI Underwater Navigator Adventure Dive this will credit as Dive 1 of the Underwater Navigator Diver Specialty.




"Knowing where you are and where you want to be underwater can be the difference between a poor dive and a great dive. Having problems when navigating underwater is a common problem...." read more >>>


Neil Davidson - PADI MSDT

Unerwater Navigation



Underwater Navigatior - Course Schedule:


We schedule Underwater Navigator course over 1 day. We are flexible and can plan this around your personal timeframe. The standard schedule is to meet in the morning, at 9.00am to complete knowledge development. Your Instructor will go through the knowledge reviews, and then talk about the specific skills and dives you will be completing that afternoon.


After lunch we will go out on the dive boat to one of the shallow bays where you will complete the two training dives, returning around 5.30pm.


09.00 – 11.00: Orientation / knowledge development
Practice navigation techniques on land

12.30-17.30: Underwater Navigator Training dives 1-3*


*If already completed the Underwater Navigator Adventure dive, then the trip will consist of Underwater Navigator training dives 2 & 3 only.


Book Now! Course Price: 6,500 THB (3 dives) / 5,000 THB (2 dives)


On completion of the course you will be awarded the PADI Underwater Navigator certification. The PADI Underwater Navigator certification can be credited as one of the five PADI Specialties required to attain the highest non professional certification within the PADI system - PADI Master Scuba Diver.




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