PADI Search and Recovery Diver Specialty Course
Start Date: May 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The PADI Search and Recovery Diver Specialty will help you develop techniques to locate objects underwater. You will also learn and practice bringing heavy objects to the surface using a lift bag. This is a great program to help you develop new underwater skills.
At Ocean Quest we will emphasize your ability to maintain buoyancy, trim and awareness while task loaded with a variety Search and Recovery skills.
In this program you will learn and practice:
- A variety of underwater search techniques suitable to locate large and small objects
- Techniques on how to relocate objects from the surface
- How to tie a variety of knots underwater
- How to rig and use a lift bag
- How to maintain buoyancy, trim and awareness while task loaded
The program will conclude with the opportunity to participate in an Underwater Clean Up on Monday, May 24 @ Albert Dyke Lake with Divers for Cleaner Lakes and Oceans!
Formed in 2013, Divers for Cleaner Lakes and Oceans, lead by Henry Wang, have performed 132 Underwater Clean Ups and have removed over 35,000 lbs of garbage from local lakes and ocean sites.
May 20 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Class
May 22 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm - Deep Dives 1 & 2
May 23 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm - Deep Dives 3 & 4
May 24 - Optional Clean Up Dive @ Albert Dyke Lake with Divers for Cleaner Lakes and Oceans - https://cleanerlakes.com/