Frequent question: How deep can you dive with open water SSI?

Can you dive anywhere with SSI?

But will people accept an SSI qualification in a PADI shop? Yes! Both organizations are recognised all over the world for quality scuba diving training. Any qualification you gain with either will be valid in any dive shop.

How deep can you dive without a certification?

The short, super long answer is… as an Open Water certified diver you are qualified to dive “independently” (with a buddy of course), without a certified professional guiding you, to 18m/60ft. This is why we recommend continuing your scuba education and going on more dives.

How deep can a PADI Advanced Open Water diver go?

Advanced Open Water Diver certification, a diver between the ages of 12-14 can explore to a maximum depth of 21 metres/70 feet. Divers 12-14 must dive with a certified adult diver.

Is getting scuba certified worth it?

You’ll learn all about the gear you need, underwater hand signals, how to equalise your ears, as well as other techniques and skills you may need. … You can expect a PADI Open Water Diver certification to cost between $350-$500 depending on where you learn. But I promise, the cost is worth it.

How do I become a master diver for SSI?

You must complete 2 Specialty programs and have completed a total of 12 dives. You must complete 4 specialty programs and have completed a total of 24 dives. You must complete 4 specialty courses, Diver Stress and Rescue, and have completed 50 dives. SSI´s Master Diver is one of the most elite ratings in diving today.

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At what depth is a safety stop required?

Divers should make a safety stop at the end of every dive at a depth of 15 feet for three to five minutes. Safety stop diving gives your body extra time to release excess nitrogen that builds up in your system during the dive.

What pool depth is safe for diving?

When deciding on the pool depth, diving is among the crucial factors. For the divers, the pool shouldn’t be less than 10 feet deep. The design affects your pool’s profile and your budget.

How deep can humans dive with equipment?

With recreational diving, the answer to the question “how deep can you SCUBA dive?” is 130 feet. Proper certification is highly recommended for those depths of SCUBA diving. As a basic open water SCUBA diver, the limit for how deep can you dive is 60 feet.