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SSI Boat Diving Curse

Scuba Diving courses: The SSI Boat Diving course.

The SSI boat diving course Because the best diving spots are accessible only by boat all around the world, and also because on a liveaboard boat you might need this certification for a dive safari.

With the SSI boat diver course and certification, you will obtain the knowledge to dive from a boat, learn the features and jargons about boats.

But most important you will learn the proper entry like the back roll, the negative entry, and so many more. You will also learn the different proper exit diving procedures, wherever from the side, the stern of the boat with or without a ladder.

Our dive boat instructors will teach you all the diving procedures, etiquette and safety (for example: how to emerge at the surface on a way back to the boat).
Lessons are good for a day with 2 dives.

Where to learn the Boat Diving lessons?

You can learn how to dive from a boat at any of our Scotty's Dive Center in the Philippines.
Scotty's Action Sports Network is in Boracay, Bohol, and Panglao as well as Cebu and Mactan.

The Prerequisites to take this diving specialty course is to be a certified Open Water diver or equivalent.

Mactan and Cebu region

Bohol and Panglao islands


All our Ssi Boat Diving Course prices are V.A.T. inclusive

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Why do you need to learn the SSI Boat Diving course?

how to dive from a boat You need to take these scuba lessons, because the best diving spots, all around the world, are only accessible by boat!

Wherever you will go to dive, you will not dive only from the shore, but most often from a boat. In all case, deep sea diving are only possible from a boat, if you are a deep sea diver, it won't make much sense if you do not know how to dive from a boat.

With the SSI boat diving certification, you will be able to dive from a little rubber boat to a live-aboard yatch alike boat. Plus, by learning the techniques and the different boat diving procedures, you will be able to board any kind of boat to dive all around the world on any dive spots.

This certification will also count in the diving specialties to become an advanced diver or a master diver.

Complete the SSI boat diving course during your vacation to extend the range of your diving adventures by extending your diving range.

During the SSI Boat Diving course, you will learn:

During the Boat Diving class, you will learn the boat-etiquette, how to secure your scuba gear not to cause accidents, specific words for boats, as well as :

  • You will know to adjust your dive entry and exit depending the boat.
  • Preparation of your scuba diving trip by boat (any kind of boat).
  • Proper diving executions from boat.
  • All type of diving entry and diving exit, such as negative entry, back roll, giant step and so.

There are much more to learn with the Boat Diving course, do not hesitate to contact us!

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When can you start to learn the SSI Boat Diving course?

The SSI Boat Diving course can be started when you want!
You can pass/walk'in at one of our dive center's counter to schedule your course, or ask some questions. You can also call us directly from this/our website (scroll down to the bottom then tap the phone's icon) if you are browsing our website from a smartphone.

You can freely register online (see the form below) to tell us when you would like to start or if you have questions about this scuba diving class.

You might want to download the PDF of the SSI Boat Diving standards directly online in your prefered language.

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The scuba diving gear needed in the SSI Boat Diving course, includes:

BCD (buoyancy compensator device), all the standard scuba diving gear, mask and snorkel, wetsuit/exposure suite, fins, SMB (Surface Marker Buoy) or DSMB (Delayed SMB).

Our scuba Instructor may suggest more options regarding the equipment needed for this course.

At Scotty's dive center the full diving gear is included with all scuba diving courses. You do not have to worry about an added fee; this scuba diving course is all-inclusive with the full diving gear.
As well as towels, shower, lockers, drinking water, five-star service like assistance to carry your gear to the beach, boat or pier as well as assistance to clean it (you are on holidays/vacation, you do not have to work).

Want to take your diving lessons further?

If you want some diving classes alternative and lessons or want to know what's best next for your education, take a look at the options below.

You might also be interested in this scuba diving course from another scuba diving agency:
PADI boat diver course.

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