These are great non-diving classes during the off season and Dive Site is the only dive shop in Oklahoma and the four state area with instructors trained to teach all these specialties!!!
You can pick and choose which Ecology and/or Identiicaiton specialties you want!!
Cost of each specialty is $85 each, or you can get four specialties for $245, or all five specialties for $300. For the cost savings you must sign up for multiple specialties at the same time.
The cost of the ecology and/or identification classes includes a digital certificaiton. if you want a printed plastic card, each one is an additional $20 per specialty.
If this course time doesn't work for you contact us about scheduling another class.
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Pick and choose from the following five specialties.
Coral reefs are the building blocks of many ocean ecosystems. This program teaches you the skills and concepts required to recognize and identify common families of coral species. You will earn the SSI Coral Identification Specialty certification after completing this program.
This program provides a general understanding of the complex and exciting science of marine ecology, which is the study of how organisms interact with each other and the environment, the flow of energy through communities, and the link between ocean ecosystems. You will earn the SSI Marine Ecology Specialty certification after completing this program.
Many humans fear sharks, but is that reputation deserved? By taking the SSI Shark Ecology program, you will learn how sharks and their behavior are often misunderstood, and how you can safely observe them in their natural habitat. You will earn the SSI Shark Ecology Specialty certification after completing this program.
Sea Turtle Ecology
This program teaches you the skills and concepts required to recognize and identify common species of sea turtles, describes their history and role in marine ecosystems, and threats to their survival. You will earn the SSI Sea Turtle Ecology Specialty certification after completing this program.
The ocean is filled with fascinating and beautiful fish of every shape and size. This non-diving specialty program teaches you the skills and concepts required to identify the common families of Caribbean, Indo-Pacific, and Red Sea reef fish. You will earn the SSI Fish Identification Specialty certification after completing this program.