Wreck Diving

Wreck Diving

Become a certified wreck diver

Many of the ocean’s best dive sites have artificial reefs, or wrecks that have sunk through the ages. This program gives you the skills and knowledge required to safely scuba dive above and around these underwater treasures.

You will earn the Wreck Diving certification after completing this program.



Many of the ocean’s best dive sites are wrecks. These impressive structures attract unusually high densities of marine life and give you the chance to immerse in living history as you dive. There is nothing quite like wreck diving and the SSI Wreck Diving specialty will give you all the skills and knowledge you need to become a safe and confident wreck diver. With a combination of academic and confined water sessions, you will be taught how to safely conduct non-penetration dives around wrecks and artificial reefs, up to a depth of 30 meters. You will also get to practice your wreck diving skills during open water training dives. All of which will ensure you can enjoy wreck diving with confidence and get the most out of every dive. Upon completion of this program, you will earn your SSI Wreck Diving specialty certification. Continue your adventures and become a wreck diver. Get started online today!
Minimum Age
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30 m / 100 ft
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Explore sunken history

Here are the benefits you can expect from attending this training program:
  • Learn the knowledge and techniques needed to safely and confidently conduct non-penetration wreck dives
  • Practice using new equipment, like reels and tethers
  • Develop buoyancy control and navigation skills while exploring new sites

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