UW Navigation Specialty Course Content

The Underwater Navigation Diver Course has two parts:

  • Knowledge Development (you will be given a course manual for you to study, independently prior to your open water dives) you will learn the tools of the trade, including navigation using natural clues and by following compass headings
  • 3 x Open Water Dives to practice methods to estimate distance underwater, compass navigation while making at least five turns, marking or relocating a submerged object or position from the surface, and underwater map making.

The course takes place over 2-3 days.

Courses are scheduled on demand.

Equipment rental is free of charge for this course.