Navigation Course


All Learning Materials and Certification Fee Included


1 – 2 Days

Experience Required:

Open Water Diver
(or equivalent)

Minimum Age:

10 Years


3 Navigation Dives

SKU: SC35 Category:

Be the diver everyone wants to follow and make your sense of direction legendary with the  Navigator Specialty course.

Finding your way is not a matter of luck!
When everyone’s buzzing about a reef or checking out a shipwreck, they’re having a great time – until it’s time to go. Then they turn to you, because as a Underwater Navigator, you know the way back to the boat.

During this course you’ll learn about:
Underwater navigation can be challenging, but in the Underwater Navigator Specialty course, you master the challenge. You learn the tools of the trade, including navigation via natural clues and by compass.

Topics include:

Navigation patterns
Natural navigation (without a compass)
Compass navigation
How to “mark” or relocate a submerged object or position from the surface
Underwater map making
How to follow irregular courses with the Nav-Finder
Dive site relocation
How to estimate distance underwater
Underwater Navigator

The learning materials you need:
Accurate navigation is based on thoughtful preparation. With the manual you’ll be able to preview the navigation skills you’ll practice with your Instructor both on land and underwater.

This course requires a minimum time duration of 2 days.