SSI Specialty Waves, Tides & Currents

WAVES, TIDES & CURRENTS : Have you ever dreamed of gliding with the current and watching sharks or dolphins at the same time?

Adequate training in current diving is the key to this kind of experience and therefore this course is a must for any ambitious diver.

WAVES, TIDES & CURRENTSAnybody who wants to dive on vacation at the top spots should understand and know how to handle water movements. This can be the waves when entering from the shore, or the rip current in a channel next to an island, or just the current on a dive.

There are many things to learn about currents such as:

If the current is blowing against the diver, how much current can a diver deal with? How does the diver move effectively in the current? How can somebody determine the strength of a current and plan the dive accordingly? Waves, Tides and Currents can help you answer all of these questions. It is taught in conjunction with a minimum of 2 open water dives.


  • Equipment for Waves, Tides and Currents
  • Basics of Waves, Tides and Currents
  • Procedures for Shore Dives
  • Procedures for Boat Dives

The primary goal of any SSI Specialty course is to teach you important skills in a fun environment. All courses are taught using online home study, short academic sessions, and in-water training.

Combine otSSI_LOGO_Inst_Tr_Center_RGBher specialties while taking this course! Deep Diving or Perfect Buoyancy are great add on’s. The possibilities are limitless!

Contact us here for more information and availability. Speciality dives 22 each additional to dive package plus 38 for certification.

iDive Dahab is your SSI Instructor Training Center in Dahab – your choice for the best of dive training.