What do I need for Gear?: A full set of gear is required, two tanks, as well as students, will need a compass and underwater slate. It is also recommended that students have a dive light, marker buoys, lines & reels, and a lift bag.
Is there a student rental gear rate: Yes! - Students receive 50% off rental gear from us while on course.
Can anyone take this course?: Students must have completed their Advanced Open water and be at least 12 years old.
How do I reach my instructor?: After you have registered, an introductory email will be sent you with information on the course, which will include your instructor's name and contact information.
What do I do with the Search & Recovery Manual?: The manual is an important part of the class and contains valuable knowledge. Please read and complete the knowledge reviews BEFORE class.
Is there a pool session?: No.
How is this course structured?: The Search & Recovery Course generally have a classroom session before the dives, but sometimes knowledge reviews are done at the Open Water Dives. ALWAYS check your invoice/ DS calendar for additional details!
What is the maximum amount of students allowed?: Typically this class will hold 8 students at a time.
Can I use Dive Zone discount coupons on this course?: Dive Zone members may use their discounts as specified on their membership cards.
What happens if I fail to complete a training dive or have to reschedule?: If a student cancels with less than 7 days notice, is absent or late, shows up unprepared or not ready to dive or does not successfully complete a dive for some reason, they do not fail the program. They will only be required to do a makeup dive(s) with one of the available instructors at a later date, at a rate of $30 per makeup dive, plus rental gear and any charter fees if applicable.
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