PADI Dive Against Debris Specialty
Do you want to make a difference on every dive but are not sure where to begin? Inroll in our PADI Dive Against Debris Specialty
Gain the knowledge and skills to activate your inner citizen scientist by taking the PADI Dive Against Debris Specialty. You’ll learn to complete Dive Against Debris surveys under the guidance of one of our PADI instructors and help keep you your local dive sites healthier by removing debris.
The Fun Part
The fun or good part of this course is that you help the ocean becoming a cleaner place for us as divers!
What do I need to start?
Have a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization)
Minimum Age: 12 Years old
What will I do?
- About marine debris, the damage done, what it is, where it comes from and how divers are part of the solution.
- How to establish a Dive Against Debris survey, the survey frequency, sites, profiles and equipment. Also the use of photography and knowing what to leave behind.
- How to make your survey count. The five easy steps to report the debris you’ve removed to maximize each survey’s benefits.
- How to join the global Project AWARE movement of scuba divers protecting our ocean planet.
Minimum Open Water Training: one dive over one day
What will I need?
Before starting the course. You can start by reading the Dive Against Debris Survey Guide, the Marine Debris Identification Guide and by downloading the Dive Against Debris Data Card from the Project AWARE website.
Not sure this is what you want?
If you are looking for something else, then we have a full range of PADI Specialty Courses to choose from. If you are simply after a team who put your diving needs first, the check out the Dive Packages to let us take you diving in Malta.