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Course Outline

SSI Dive Guide program provides candidates with the knowledge and training necessary to supervise and guide certified divers on recreational scuba dives. Minimum age: 15 years old (must be 18 years old to work as an active status Professional Dive Guide).

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Requirements

Logged at least 50 open water dives totalling 32 hours or more.

Pass all requirements and evaluations.

Complete the water fitness evaluation.

Complete a Dive Guide final exam with a passing score of 90%.

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Pre-requisites

RSTC Medical Statement. Proof of recent (within 2 yrs) CPR-, First Aid-, and Oxygen First Aid training. Diver Stress & Rescue (or equivalent) certification. 

Experience in specialty programs, min 5 dives each, for Navigation, Night/Limited Visibility and Deep Diving. Min. 40 logged dives.

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Certification

Upon completion of this program, students receive the Dive Guide rating. On submission of 

the full Training Record and other required docu-mentation the relevant

SSI Service Center will issue a SSI Dive Guide certification. Professional status can be acquired through registration.

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Course Price:  P.O.R.

Course price includes registration fees, a minimum of five (5) dives, instructor fees and air fills. Course price does not  include travel, accommodation and/or catering. For information on catering and accom-modation click here.