When you want to increase your buoyancy control, minimize your breathing gas consumption, or move effortlessly above the ocean floor? The SSI Perfect Buoyancy program teaches you the skills and techniques needed to maximize your dive experience, increase your comfort in the water, and get the most from your equipment. You will earn the SSI Perfect Buoyancy Specialty certification.
What is the class schedule?
|Before your class||Turn in your forms and bring your equipment (even if it is just your mask, snorkel and fins) into the store and let us help you make sure it is ready for your class.|
|Classroom Session||Introductions, Buoyancy techniques, attitude adjustment techniques, trim|
|OpenWater Session||Equipment Set-Up, Weighting and Trim hands-on, diving techniques|
To benefit most from the course, you should complete all of the reading and textbook exercises prior to attending class.
Like any training program, your ratings and certification cards will be awarded when earned and by completing all of the requirements and paperwork.
What is included in the program?
- Instruction for all class, & open water sessions
- Educational materials including, lecture notes and cards when earned
- Digital and Physical card when earned
Not Included: a total diving system. The staff at Oceanic Ventures can help you find just the right things for your trip and things that are personally fitted to you.
What equipment is required?
Required Equipment: Your total diving system; your Oceanic Ventures Dive Leader will work with you to determine what is best for your needs and goals (please wait and talk to your instructor prior to purchasing new equipment so you don’t purchase things you may not be able to use or don’t fit you.
What Paperwork do I need to complete as part of the enrollment?
When you enroll in the program, an enrollment packet will be emailed to you. Please complete the information and return it to us as soon as possible.
What is the minimum class size and the maximum class size?
- Minimum: 2 person minimum for class,
- Maximum: 8 people
Become eligible for the Master Diver Challenge and Drawing
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Ann Keibler at 713.523.3483 or via email.
What are the prerequisites?
Open Water Certification or Junior Open Water Certification
What specialty classes are covered?