Sharks are misunderstood and feared by mankind on a grand scale because of past movies depicting sharks as human’s mortal enemy. When you taking the SSI Shark Ecology program, you will learn more about these ancient and important group and see how sharks behave naturally in the wild. You will also learn how sharks can safely be observed in their natural habitat. You will earn the SSI Shark Ecology Specialty certification after completing this program.
Minimum Age: 10
Certification Prerequisites: Open Water Diver if in-water training is included
Academic Sessions: 1
Pool/Confined Water Sessions: Optional
Open Water Dives: Optional
Maximum Training Depth: Optional
Suggested Duration: 6 – 10 hours