Shark Specialty Awareness Course

Location

Stuart Cove's

Certification and/or Previous Experience Necessary

Description

Duration: Start at home + 1/2 day of dives

Program Begins at Stuart Cove’s Docks: 1:00 pm

Pick-ups start an hour and 45 minutes before program start time, please see pick-up schedule. For detailed Shark Specialty Course transfer information click here.

Online pricing reflects a $10 per person per activity savings off our regular on-island rates.

The course will also teach you proper behavior for diving with sharks, and will finish with you completing two shark dives - a free swim with sharks and a shark feeding dive. Upon completion of the academic and open water sections, you will be awarded a specialty certification.

Included: 

Academic presentations, our 2-tank Shark Adventure and certification fees.

Presentation of the "Shark Awareness" academic portion of the course and knowledge website for self study at home; the dives and certification fee.

2 Shark Dives A free Swim with the sharks & a shark feeding dive.

Tanks, weights & weightbelt

Complete At Home Questionnaire and Watch Videos before course - Click Here

Academic session MUST be completed prior to participating in the dives in order to receive credit for the specialty course. Completed quiz with results must be printed out and presented at check-in.

Excludes: Full Body Suit (ie: wetsuit or skin with long legs & long sleeves - $12)

Certification: Shark Awareness Diver Distinctive Specialty which counts towards Master Scuba Diver

Prerequisites:

  • 12+ Years Old Good Physical Health
  • Open Water Certification

Add-Ons

  • Nitrox 32% - 1 tank $10.00
  • Nitrox 36% - 1 tank $10.00

Cancellation & Refund Policy Agreement

By purchasing, you agree to the following cancellation & refund policy:

I understand that activity pricing includes a non-refundable administrative processing fee, and hereby agree to the charges as shown and to the cancellation policies:

DIVES & SNORKEL: Cancellations made prior to 24 hours before activity date will be refunded less an 8% administrative processing fee.  Cancellations made inside of 24 hours of activity date (and No Shows) are non-refundable.

SHARK DIVES, SUBS & SNUBA: Cancellations made prior to 7 days before the activity date will be refunded less an 8% administrative processing fee. Cancellations made inside of 7 days (and No Shows) are non-refundable.

HOTEL: Cancellation policy from each hotel will apply (see hotel arrival information sheet).

Stuart Cove’s activities are non-transferrable. Any change to the itinerary will be re-priced at the current available pricing and penalties/ administrative fees may apply. Once first activity of your overall booking is taken, any unused portions are not refundable.  In any case where services cannot be rendered, or customer cancels reservations due to Acts of God, war, civil commotion, fire, flood or other casualty, government border closures, unusually severe weather, hurricanes, or a world health crisis such as a pandemic,  Stuart Cove’s reserves the right to amend the aforementioned cancellation policy, and offer a credit voucher rather than refund.

 

Pick-up Schedule

Bus Transfer Pick-Ups:

East End / Harbour Club Areas 11:15 am

Paradise Island Hotels 11:30 am

Downtown Hotels & Cruise Ships 11:45 am

Cable Beach Hotels 12:00 pm

West of Cable Beach 12:10 pm

Lyford Cay Hotels 12:20 pm

Program Begins at Stuart Cove’s Docks. 1:00 pm

Buses Depart for return drop-off: Start at 4:30 pm

Buses leave every 5-10 minutes after start time and run until everyone has been accommodated. For detailed Shark Specialty Course transfer information click here.

Waivers

Fill out both:

Shark Waiver

Diver Waiver