Long Island Scuba Certification Courses. Diver
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We have a full curriculum of diver training offered at
Long Island Scuba.
Scuba Course Descriptions.
Besides basic Open water certification we offer various
advanced training and specialties. For information on basic certification Click
on the "Training Link "Or Click on
"Learn To Dive"
The following is a listing of some of the training you
can receive from us. Course schedules are available in the Dive Center &
will be available on our website in the newar future.
PADI Advanced Open Water (AOW)
Provides the Open Water Diver with a structured, supervised means to
gain additional training and experience. The Advanced Open Water (AOW) course
consists of 5 open water dives: 2 are "core" dives and 3 elective dives. In
each dive, the instructor elaborates on the dive topic , after which the
students participate in a structured training dive that includes specific
objectives and related tasks. The Core dives are Deep Dive and Underwater
Navigation. Elective dive examples are; Boat Dive, Search & Recovery,
Drift, Wreck, Night etc.. Upon completion of the AOW course the diver receives
a certification card denoting Advanced Open Water Diver certification, which
allows divers to participate in more advanced diving activities with a maximum
recommended depth limit of 100 feet.
PADI Specialty Diver Courses.
PADI specialty diver courses familiarize divers with the skills, knowledge,
planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems, and hazards
associated with various special interest areas in diving. Upon successfully
completing the Specialty course the diver receives a certification card
denoting the appropriate specialty training
Specialty courses available:
EFR is a basic training course that covers CPR and emergency care. It is a
medically based course covering primary care, secondary care and treatments
following international consensus guidelines . It is for students of any age, divers
or NON-divers alike, seeking CPR/First aid training to meet a diving course
requirement or for personal enhancement. It also meets the U.S. Coast Guard
CPR/First Aid requirement for Captain's licenses
PADI Rescue Diver.
Rescue Diver course develops the knowledge and skills for individuals to
effectively perform diver assists and rescues, manage diving accident
situations and render fist aid. The course is an important first step in
expanding a divers knowledge and experience.
Master Scuba Diver
Scuba Diver rating denotes the highest recreational diver rating in the PADI
program, and denotes superior achievement and proficiency. To obtain Master
rating a diver must have AOW & Rescue certification and certification in 5
training is the first leadership level in the PADI system. A divemaster learns:
Demonstration quality dive skills. Thorough knowledge of dive theory.
Significant training in how to assist an instructor during training activities
Island Scuba also offers technical dive courses from TDI, Technical Divers
International. TDI Courses include;
* TDI Nitrox . (Up to 40% O2)
Advanced Nitrox (Up to 100% O2)
* Decompression Procedures.
Solo Diver certification