RECR 161: Scuba Diving: Basic
RECR 161-001: Scuba Diving: Basic
01:00 PM to 04:00 PM F
Aquatic & Fitness Center COMP POOL
Section Information for Fall 2023
RECR 161 001 Students must contact the instructor before registering. There are extra fees associated with this section.
Course Information from the University Catalog
Provides training toward certification as an open water SCUBA diver. Emphasizes snorkeling (free diving introduction) and SCUBA skills. Covers safe diving skills, the physics of diving, equipment care and maintenance, diving fitness, underwater navigation, record keeping, and other basic SCUBA knowledge. Qualifies students for open water certification by Scuba Schools International (SSI). Requires strong swimming skills, high comfort level under water and physical and mental conditioning compatible with SCUBA industry diving safety standards. Limited to three attempts.
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