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SCUBA Education & Training

Specialty Course: Science of Diving

Diving Physics, Physiology & Decompression Theory

The Science of Diving is the knowledge to mentally prepare divers for all types of diving experiences. The information presented in this course gives new and experienced divers the further knowledge they seek about how depth and time affect the body in the underwater environment.

The Science of Diving specialty manual is a full-color, 280 page book with comprehensive content and bold graphics that provide an in-depth study into the disciplines of diving.

By taking this specialty course, you will move beyond the content covered in the Open Water Diver manual and learn in depth information pertaining to:

  • Diving Physics
  • Diving Physiology
  • Decompression Theory
  • Aquatic Environment