Be the scuba diver everyone wants to follow because you know where you are and where you’re going. The PADI Underwater Navigator course fine-tunes your observation skills and teaches you to more accurately use your compass underwater. If you like challenges with big rewards, take this course and have fun finding your way.
Who should take this course?
If you’re a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who is at least 10 years old, you can enroll in the PADI Underwater Navigator Specialty course.
What will you learn?
You’ll learn the tools of the trade, including navigation using natural clues and by following compass headings. During three scuba dives, you’ll practice:
- Methods to estimate distance underwater.
- Compass navigation while making at least five turns.
- Marking or relocating a submerged object or position from the surface.
- Underwater map making.
WHAT SCUBA GEAR WILL YOU USE?
Besides your basic scuba equipment, you’ll be using a compass, reel or line and underwater.
At Da Nang Scuba we have a fully stocked retail shop offering a wide range of scuba equipment from the basics of masks and snorkels to buoyancy control devices,including compasses and reels. Taking a course with Da Nang scuba guarantees a 10% discount on any equipment purchased from Scuba Direct or Liquid Watersports.
Day 1 – 3 Open Water Training Dives at Son Tra Beach
Day 1 – 3 Open Water Training Dives at Cham Island, Hoi An
Contact Da Nang Scuba for pricing*
*Certain Padi Speciality Courses require materials.
HOW CAN YOU START LEARNING NOW?
Contact Da Nang Scuba to enroll in the course and get a PADI Underwater Navigator manual and view the DVD. At Da Nang Scuba your instructor wil have you practicing your navigational skills on dry land prior to hitting the water.
Underwater Navigator Video?
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