Underwater Navigation skills on the PADI Underwater Navigator course teaches you how to navigate underwater on some of the best dive sites in Phuket, Thailand.
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Scuba diving on the best dive sites is always more enjoyable when you know where you’re going. How many times have you surfaced far away from the boat or shore exit point and then had a long swim ahead of you?
The PADI Underwater Navigation course teaches you the techniques to become a competent underwater navigator and better diver. You will learn about using natural underwater features to navigate and compass navigation.
- Navigation patterns
- Natural navigation (without a compass)
- Compass navigation
- How to “mark” or relocate a submerged object or position from the surface
- Underwater map making
- How to follow irregular courses with the Nav-Finder
- Dive site relocation
- How to estimate distance underwater
Your must be certified as a PADI Open Water Diver,
PADI Junior Open Water Diver or have a qualifying certification from another training organisation.
Minimum age: 15 (12 for Junior Divers)