Dive Guide/Divemaster Course
Cutting Edge Dive Guide/Divemaster Course
Are you interested in becoming a diving professional with the skills, knowledge, and experience to lead, supervise and teach others how to be safe and comfortable underwater? If so, our A-1 Dive Guide and Science of Diving Specialty provide the necessary skills and knowledge to achieve the SSI Divemaster Recognition.
The combination of our highly qualified Instructor Trainer team, SSI educational materials, amazing facility, and 63 years of experience teaching thousands of eager divers, will assure you’re receiving the very best Divemaster Course there is to offer. Yes, pretty bold, but our results speak loudly and proudly.
The A-1 Divemaster Course includes two SSI courses: DIVE GUIDE and the SCIENCE OF DIVING SPECIALTY. Read on to see all the exciting details about these great courses.
DIVE GUIDE COURSE
During this course, your personal diving skills will be sharpened to near perfection while you learn the techniques of organization and the supervision of student divers before, during, and after diving. The combination of thought-provoking active learning sessions, self-study, skills training, stamina exercises, problem-solving techniques, evaluations in our swimming pool, and diving at the Denver Downtown Aquarium, will prepare you for the leadership level you’re striving to attain. It’s a serious course designed for the serious diver.
What You’ll Learn
Certified Divemasters Are Authorized To
Inclusions and Exclusions
SCIENCE OF DIVING SPECIALTY COURSE
Have you ever wondered why colors disappear as you dive deeper or been curious to know what the effects of air and water temperature are on your tank pressure? Why do ships float and rocks sink? How can you learn to relax underwater and extend your diving time? These, and so many more questions will be answered during this self-study course.
The training provided in the SSI Science of Diving program increases your understanding of these topics and provides you with additional information about decompression theory, and the components of your Total Diving System and various accessories.
Our goal is to improve your knowledge of the aquatic environment and the sport of recreational scuba diving and to ensure that you enjoy every aspect of your diving experience.
What You’ll Learn
2023 Dates – Please call to register for the FREE orientation (303) 789-2450.
- Free Orientation – Mar 6 @ 6pm
- Session 1 – Mar 16
- Session 2 – Mar 20
- Session 3 – Mar 22
- Session 4 – Mar 25
- Session 5 – Mar 29
- Session 6 – Apr 1
- Session 7 – Apr 8 – @ the Denver Downtown Aquarium
JUNE/JULY – DATES TO BE DETERMINED
SEPT/OCT – DATES TO BE DETERMINED
PLEASE NOTE: NO fee is required to attend the orientation but you must call (303) 789-2450 to register you for the orientation. It includes an overview of the course, Q&A, and a discussion of the course schedule.
Course Fee – $770 (includes Dive Guide Course and Science of Diving Specialty)
- Once you begin using the e-Kits there is no refund.
- Should you cancel or transfer FOR ANY REASON less than 48 hours before the starting date of the course, all course fees will be forfeited.
- Should you transfer less than seven days but more than 48 hours before the starting date of the class, there will be a $100 transfer/cancellation fee.