Shark Specialty Awareness Course

Certification and/or Previous Experience Necessary

Location

Stuart Cove's

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

"I hereby agree to the charges as shown and to the cancellation policies: DIVES & SNORKEL: Cancellations made prior to 24 hours before activity date incur a 5% cancellation fee. Cancellations made inside of 24 hours of activity date (and No Shows) are non-refundable. SHARK DIVES, SUBS & SNUBA: These activities are refundable with a 5% cancellation fee prior to 7 days out. At 7 days out (and No Shows) cancellation is non-refundable. HOTEL: Cancellation policy from each hotel will apply (see hotel arrival information sheet). Stuart Cove's activities are non transferrable. Any changes to reservations paid in full incur a $25 per person change fee. All changes cause the itinerary to be re-priced at the current available pricing and hotel penalties/fees may apply. Once first activity is taken, any unused portions are not refundable."

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.

Available Add-Ons

  • Nitrox 32% - 1 tank - $15.00
  • Nitrox 36% - 1 tank - $15.00