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The PADI Underwater Hunter Course with Narcosis SCUBA Center

Fishing isn't just for on the surface. Dive below the water, and see the world of Underwater Hunting. Whether you're hunting or fishing for dinner, the opportunities are endless. The PADI Underwater Hunter Course is designed to help familiarize divers in the planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems, hazards and fun of Underwater Hunting. It is meant to teach responsible harvesting of underwater game.

The Fun Part

Glide through the water with ease, learn to aim with precision, and shoot with confidence.

What You Learn

  • To develop your practical knowledge of Underwater Hunting and Conservation
  • To enable you to plan and organize your underwater hunting dive
  • Learn to recognize unique problems and hazards related to underwater hunting
  • The effects of hunting on the ecosystem and environment
  • How to manage your buoyancy and other related diving skills unique to underwater hunting

You will put this information into practice during your 2 Open Water dives.

What you Need

Personal snorkeling and diving equipment, a speargun with safety mechanism, appropriate bag(s), stringer, log book, whistle, slate with pencil, RDT, knife, and a light for looking under ledges, in wrecks, under rocks, etc. 

For all your learning materials and equipment, contact us.

Your Next Adventure

If you are interested in becoming an underwater conservationist or documenting what you encounter, you’ll also enjoy these specialty courses: PADI National Geographic Diver, AWARE Fish Identification, Coral Reef Conservation, Project AWARE Specialist, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Digital Underwater Photography, Underwater Videographer.

For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the Narcosis SCUBA Team members.

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