The Master Diver course is a serious course that is designed to give you progression toward NAUI Leadership roles.
A minimum of 8 training dive will have to be done
Navigation - an important skill for a diver, both natural and compass navigation is covered in detail on the course. Both in Low viz and in the Openwater environment.
Search & Recovery - there is a lecture, land navigation session and two dives that will culminate in the finding of an object and raising it with a lift bag.
This is covered in detail and topics such as how to select, use and maintain torches are covered along with the methods and precautions required for a night dive.
Low Viz / Night Diving - the dangers and procedures of deep diving are covered in detail and a simulated deep dive is made using the required equipment. Nitrox will be used on this dive.
Deep diving - the dangers and procedures of deep diving are covered in detail and a simulated deep dive is made using the required equipment. Nitrox will be used on this dive.
Rescue - stress, panic, self rescue, CPR, accident management and first aid
Environment - waves, Surf, Tides, Currents, River Diving, Upwelling, Biological aspects and hazardous creatures.
Leadership Introduction Dive. - this is to empower you, the diver to enjoy dives with your buddies in a responsible and correct manner and an introduction to Leadership level.
Physics - a complete and detailed review of diving physics including gases, gas formulas and buoyancy calculations.
Pool - there will be a revision and tune up pool session
Over 15 years of age.
Rescue Diver certification or it’s equivalent
25 logged dives
Full scuba equipment (hire of equipment can be arranged)
The cost of the course is R4050.00.