Accidentally drop something in the water? Looking for lost treasure? Learn effective ways to locate objects underwater with PADI’s Search & Recovery Diver program! During your program you’ll go on open water dives with time being equally divided between academic and actual water-training sessions.
- The planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems, and hazards of search and recovery diving.
- Limited-visibility diving and underwater navigation techniques.
- Proper techniques and safety considerations for object location, including the use of various search patterns, lines and reels.
- Proper techniques and safety considerations for recovery of objects using various lifting devices.