Advanced Courses

CONTINUE YOUR DIVING EDUCATION

You are already certified and would like to learn some new skills? You have something particular in mind? Continue your adventures and get the skills and experience you need to dive the world’s best dive sites!

When you complete a certain number of logged dives and Specialty programs, with SSI you will earn and automatically receive the recognition cards: Specialty DiverAdvanced Open Water Diver and Master Diver – one of the most elite ratings in diving today.

SSI Advanced Adventurer

Advanced Adventurer

In the advanced course you will be able to experience five different open water dives from five SSI Specialty programs.

265 €

Minimum Age:10; 12 if Deep Diving dive is included
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:Not more than 5
Maximum Training Depth:30 meters / 100 feet, if Deep Diving dive is included
Suggested Duration:2-3 days
SSI Diver Stress and Rescue Course

Diver Stress & Rescue

In the Rescue Diver Course you learn how to identify stress, prevent accidents, and properly deal with emergency situations encountered by divers.

390 €

Minimum Age:12
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver; proof of current training within 2 years of First Aid and CPR
Open Water Dives:3 minimum
Maximum Training Depth:30 meters / 100 feet
Suggested Duration:2-3 days
SSI Master Diver Coures

Master Diver Bundle

This course is composed of four SSI Specialty program Kits and the Rescue Diver course.

on request

Minimum Age:15
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver; further pre- requ. vary on the programs included
Open Water Dives:50
Maximum Training Depth:varies
Suggested Duration:varies

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Specialty programs

Our advanced training programs are a menu of Specialties to prepare you for your next diving adventure! Whatever your passion is, we have an SSI Specialty for your needs, because you can choose from over 12 individual programs. Specialty Courses are a great way to improve your current skills and learn new ones.

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SSI Deep Diving Course

Deep Diving

In this deep diving program provides the skills and concepts required to safely and comfortably dive
beyond 18 and up to 40 meters!

5/5

190 €

Minimum Age: 15
Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives: 3
Maximum Training Depth: 40 meters / 130 feet
Suggested Duration: 2 days
SSI Wreck Diver Course

Wreck Diving

In wreck diving you learn everything to safely scuba dive around wrecks
and artificial reefs.

5/5

150 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1 day
SSI Enriched Air Nitrox Course

Enriched Air Nitrox

The Nitrox course teaches the use of oxygen enriched air mixtures
of 32% or 40% oxygen to extend your dive.

5/5

150 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2 incl.!
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1 day

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SSI Dry Suit Diving Course

Dry Suit Diving

Learn how to dive with a dry suit and never fear cold water again.

5/5

160 €

Minimum Age:10 (1,60m in height due to dry-suit size)
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2 (+ 1 confined)
Maximum Training Depth:30 meters / 100 feet (12-14 year-old: 18 meters / 60 feet)
Suggested Duration:1 day
SSI Recreational Sidemount Diving

Recreational Sidemount

On this course you will learn how effortless it can be to have a better trim and balance with new gear.

5/5

250 €

Minimum Age: 12
Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives: 3 (+1 confined)
Maximum Training Depth: 30 meters / 100 feet (12-14 year-old: 18 meters / 60 feet)
Suggested Duration: 3-4 days

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SSI Perfect Buoyancy course

Perfect Buoyancy

As a good diver you know how to master your buoyancy. This course will challenge you to improve your diving position, increase your buoyancy control, and minimize your breathing rate.

130 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2 incl.!
Maximum Training Depth:varies
Suggested Duration:1 day
SSI Night Diving Course

Night Diving and Limited Visibility

You will discover the Sea by night, explore the aquatic environment using a torch.
Excitement guaranteed!

150 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:2 days
SSI Search and Recovery course

Search & Recovery


This course provides the skills and concepts required to safely plan and conduct search and recovery dives.

150 €

Minimum Age:12
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2 (+1 c.)
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1 day
SSI Navigation course

Navigation

An important step to become a more autonomous diver is to learn to orientate yourself underwater and thus never to get lost again (not guaranteed...).

140 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1 day
SSI Photo & Video course

Photo & Video

In this underwater photography course you will get familiarized you with using an underwater camera to bring back memories from your dives.

180 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2 (+1 conf.)
Maximum Training Depth:varies
Suggested Duration:1 day
SSI Waves, Tides and Currents Course

Waves, Tides & Currents

You will learn how to understand the ocean a bit better to be able to judge when and where to dive at some of the world's best sites, which are only accessible by boat.

130 €

Minimum Age:12
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:2
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1 day

Non-diving

SSI Science of Diving

Science of Diving

This program provides an in-depth and detailed study of physics, physiology, decompression theory, the aquatic environment and diving equipment.

75 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:optional
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1-2 days
SSI Enriched Air Nitrox Course

Enriched Air Nitrox

The Nitrox course teaches the use of oxygen enriched air mixtures
of 32% or 40% oxygen to extend your dive.

75 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:none
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1 day
SSI Marine Ecology Biology Course

Marine Ecology


Do you want to learn more about the incredible environments you are diving in? You learn about the exciting science of Marine Ecology and become an underwater naturalist in no time.

75 €

Minimum Age:6
Certification Prerequisites:none
Open Water Dives:optional
Maximum Training Depth:varies with age
Suggested Duration:1 day

Emergency training

SSI Rescue Diver course

React Right

In this First Aid Course you learn how to provide emergency first responder assistance in emergency situations, and it fulfills the first aid/CPR requirements for SSI training programs.

160 €

Minimum Age: 12
Certification Prerequisites: none
Suggested Duration: 1-2 days
SSI Coures Bundle Kit

Emergency Training Bundle

Learn how to recognize and deal with stress, prevent accidents and properly manage emergency situations if they occur by combining the Diver Stress and Rescue program with the SSI React Right program.

500 €

Minimum Age:12
Certification Prerequisites:Open Water Diver
Open Water Dives:3 or more
Maximum Training Depth:30 meters / 130 feet
Suggested Duration:3-5 days

Free recognition programs

SSI Advanced Open Water Diver Course

Advanced Open Water Diver

You must complete 4 Specialty Programs and have completed a total of 24 dives.

SSI Specialty Diver course

Specialty Diver

You must complete 2 Specialty Programs and have completed a total of 12 dives.

SSI Master Diver Coures

Master Diver

To reach the Master Diver rating, you must complete 4 Specialty Courses, Diver Stress and Rescue, and have completed 50 dives.

Bundles

SSI Specialty Diver course

Specialty Diver Bundle

SSI Specialty Diver is your first step toward becoming an SSI Master Diver, and can begin as soon as you complete your Open Water Diver training. This program includes 2 SSI Specialty programs from the once listed above.


from 250 €

Minimum Age: 10
Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
Specialties: 2
Maximum Training Depth: varies
Suggested Duration: varies
SSI Advanced Open Water Diver Course

Advanced Open Water Diver Bundle

SSI Advanced Open Water Diver is the next rating on the path to becoming an SSI Master Diver. This program includes 4 SSI Specialty programs from the once listed above.

from 450 €

Minimum Age:10
Certification Prerequisites:see indiv. pre-requ.
Specialties:4
Maximum Training Depth:varies
Suggested Duration:varies

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