• SSI Open Water Instructor briefing his OWD students before confined water training
  • SSI Wreck Specialty Instructor teaching a dive of the Wreck Specialty Course
  • SSI Divemaster Instructor teaching supervision in open water to Divemaster candidates
  • SSI Advanced Open Water Instructor training Master Divers on using underwater Scooters
  • SSI Dive Control Specialist Instructor teaching confined water to SSI Open Water Diver Students

SSI Science of Diving Specialty

"Having the right knowledge is just as important as the proper handling of your diving equipment!"

SSI Science of Diving Specialty Instructor

Diving is just more fun and safer if you know more about it.

The SCIENCE OF DIVING program treats all areas of dive theory to a detailed and comprehensive manner: physics, physiology, decompression theory, marine life and diving equipment.

Whether you simply want more knowledge or plan to become a Dive Professional, Science of Diving is just what you need!

The SCIENCE OF DIVING program is a perfect "winter Specialty", since no dives are required.

Course Content:

  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Decompression
  • Underwater World
  • Diving Equipment

SSI Specialties are always fun and the learning of new skills to the fore. This program will be held intensive academic sessions to which you can prepare yourself well with the aid of the manual.

You can also learn other activities and ideally combined with SCIENCE OF DIVING, such as the Dive Professional programs DIVE GUIDE and Dive Control Specialist. The possibilities are endless, because a good education gives you the most interesting dives around the globe.