Search and Recovery Course

Search and Recovery Course
From AUD $299.00
  • Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: QUEENSCLIFF, VICTORIA
  • Product code: PLUXDS
Course Description:


With this course you will learn about search patterns, specialized dive plans, underwater communication, and how to recover small to medium-sized objects using specialized equipment like lift bags. You will earn the SSI Search and Recovery Specialty certification after completing this program.


Prerequisites

  • At least 12 years of age
  • Open Water Diver certification or higher


Dive Medical

A dive medical is only required if you fall into one or more of the following categories:

Those with an at risk medical condition; or are over 45 years of age; or have a body mass index (BMI) over 30 AND a waist circumference greater than 102cm for males and 88cm for females.

If you fall into one or more of these categories you will need to obtain a diving medical (AS4005.1) The cost is roughly $100AUD and takes about 45 minutes to complete with a registered diving doctor.

If you are unsure please refer to our SSI Medical Waiver prior to booking.


Inclusions:

  • Cost includes tanks and weights and all SSI training materials and fees
  • 1 Pool session and 2 ocean dives