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The Sea Survival Diver Course with DIVE JERVIS BAY

This course is based of the self reliant Diver but is aimed at improving your personal survival skills. It's important to do this course to make sure your diving skills are up to dive in the rough conditions. A lot of accidents do happen, this course will help you avoid any potential problems and teach you how to deal with them.  

The Fun Part

We will cover everything from dive planning, emergency management, redundant systems and practices to how to call for help as well as how to increase your visibility on the surface, if you do need rescuing.

What You Learn

The course will include 2 dives and will cover:

  • Dive planning and preparation
  • Navigation and Safety Kit
  • Low-Vis conditions
  • Out of Air Emergencies
  • SMB's and Making yourself visible on the surface
  • Emergency on the surface

The Scuba Gear You Use

You use all your basic scuba gear including a dive computer and accessories.You’ll also learn about some specialist equipment and practice using some it, such as a Surface marker Buoy. 


To enroll in the Sea Survival Diver, you must be:

  • 12 years or older
  • Have a PADI OWD certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organisation)

For all your learning materials and equipment, contact DIVE JERVIS BAY.

Your Next Adventure

After completing the Sea Survival Diver, you should take the PADI Rescue Diver course. Together, these two courses round out your ability to handle scuba diver emergencies.

For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the DIVE JERVIS BAY Instructor Team.