Dive RAID Specialty Diver Courses
Dive RAID Specialty Courses. These specialty courses are designed to educate and/or train certified divers in the practices, understanding, principles and/or specific applications, which include (but are not limited to) specific environmental conditions; rebreathers; overhead environments; shark and other aquatic animals; photography, equipment; oxygen cleaning etc.
Prerequisites: To be of a minimum age as detailed in the Speciality. Documented proof of prerequisite requirements needs to be presented to the appointed Dive Centre for approval prior to any in-water training. To start the program(s), have a minimum number of logged hour’s underwater time as Completed, and passed the relevant academic Quick Quiz and Exam.
The prerequisites are detailed for each specific unit in the program:-
Specialty Course Content: Online E-learning academic presentations, quizzes, exam and practical skills as detailed for each speciality. Confined and open water sessions, as detailed in the specific speciality program.
Rebreathers: either as a stand alone or in addition to the skills required in the core level program(s). Student(s) will be required to complete a quick written quiz with the instructor prior to the commencement of any in-water training.
Confined Water – as detailed in the specific speciality program.
Open Water – as detailed in the specific speciality program.
RAID Specialty Certification: The minimum logged hours, as detailed, have been completed. All confined and /or open water skills have been acknowledged and accepted online (through the RAID web site) as mastered by the certifying RAID instructor and student. RAID Dive Centre has confirmed certification online through the RAID web site.
RAID Specialities: Only a RAID registered renewed RAID Speciality instructor may sign off student skills.
Be the diver everyone wants to follow.
This course provides you with the skills to undertake both simple and complex compass patterns, tips and tricks for natural navigation, and methods for navigating with your buddy. You will become familiar with the different tools and techniques available to improve your sense of diving direction. Make an investment in your underwater comfort today and enrol in the RAID Navigation course.
Diving at night can open up a whole new underwater world for you to explore.
You will learn about the extra safety considerations involved with this form of diving, buddy communication, emergency drills, and specialised equipment maintenance. You will also learn about some of the animals you are likely to encounter on your Night & Limited Visibility adventures – watch as the underwater world comes alive with a completely different array of nocturnal inhabitants.
RAID Advanced Wreck Diver
This Specialty is designed to extend your knowledge and skills of diving to allow you to dive on wrecks safely including the penetration of wrecks. It develops the knowledge required to plan, prepare and analyse for your dive to reduce stress and confusion, allowing you to enhance your diving experience.