San Francisco (415) 362-6694
Monterey Bay (831) 372-1685

Boat Diving ClassThe ocean is filled with dive sites, but many of them cannot be reached from shore. This program gives you the skills and knowledge required to safely dive from a boat, allowing you to get the most from your underwater opportunities. You will earn the SSI Boat Diving Specialty certification after completing this program.

The Boat Diver course will expand your knowledge about boats from small inflatables to large liveaboards. You will gain experience scuba diving by completing two dives from a boat in your local area and learn: Boat terminology, Boat diving procedures and etiquette, including how to enter and exit, and where to stow your gear. Boating safety, including how to locate safety equipment.

  • Minimum Age: 10
  • Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
  • Academic Sessions: Online learning & Classroom Review
  • Open Water Dives: 2 (Sunday)
  • Maximum Training Depth: Depends on diver's age
  • Suggested Duration: 6 - 10 hours


$175 (Excludes: Digital Kit valued at $59.99, Boat Trip fees of $90 )
A $1000 non-refundable deposit secures your spot in the class, deposits are transferable up to 7 days before your class. The remaining balance is due on the first day of class.

Class: The class starts at 6:00pm at the San Francisco store.

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Business Hours

San Francisco
Mon-Fri: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 5:30pm

Tel: (415) 362-6694
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Monterey Bay
Mon-Fri: 09:00am - 6:00pm
Sat: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Sun: 7.00am - 6.00pm

Tel: (831) 372-1685
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