The underwater world needs AWARE heroes. You can be one of them by championing the causes of the world’s most fragile and important aquatic ecosystems.
Why take the PADI AWARE Specialist course?
Learn about some of the most pressing problems facing these vulnerable environments and everyday actions you can take to help conserve them from the AWARE Specialist Course. It’s informative, interesting and most importantly, you learn how to make a difference.
What’s involved in the course?
The PADI AWARE Foundation is the scuba diving industry’s leading nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to conserving the aquatic environment through education, advocacy and action. Besides completing the AWARE Specialty course, you can become a partner in the efforts to preserve the underwater environment. You learn about the ocean commons and coastal zone issues, fisheries challenges and sustainability, and the role of the scuba diver in protecting aquatic environments.
Who can take the AWARE course?
Anyone can take this course, diver or not.
When does the course run?
All our specialties run regularly year round. Our training staff can work out an individual schedule for the specialty courses that interest you.
Where does the course run?
The presentation is run in our Mana Dive Centre near Porirua, Wellington
How do I sign up for the AWARE Specialty?
Register online above with your details, it’s that simple! You can also come by the store or give us a call or email.
This Specialty counts towards your PADI Master Scuba Diver rating!