Search and Recovery Scuba Class

Whether it’s the gold of a sunken ship, a lost ring or simply the your buddy’s dive light accidentally lost, there are times in which the appropriate training to search for lost objects underwater would be beneficial.

Dive.Dive..Dive offers courses following the SSI structured program for Search and Recovery where you will learn to perform different search patterns with the help of ropes and compasses, and to plan search and recovery operations in a team.

You will also learn the correct handling of one or more lifting bags in order to bring heavy objects securely to the surface.

Course Content:

  • Factors That Affect Your Search and Recovery Operation
  • Planning and Organizing Your Search and Recovery Operation
  • Your Search Techniques
  • Your Recovery Techniques

The primary goal of any Dive.Dive..Dive class, using an SSI Specialty course, is to teach you important skills in a fun environment. All courses are taught using home study, short academic sessions, and in-water training.

Course Facts

Minimum Age:12
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Academic Sessions:Online Learning
Pool/Confined Water Sessions:1 mandatory before open water dive
Open Water Dives: 2
Maximum Training Depth:Varies with age
Duration:6 – 10 hours

Please refer to the SSI TRAINING STANDARDS for more detailed information.