Night Diver Training Dive 2: Intermediate Night Navigation and Marine Interaction

What skills are required for Night Diver Training Dive 2?


To develop intermediate navigation skills and responsible interaction with nocturnal marine life.

Recommended Location

A moderately challenging site with distinct natural features for navigation, such as a reef with various landmarks.


Students must complete the following skills:

  • Advanced Navigation: Conduct a guided navigation exercise incorporating compass use and natural landmarks. Include tasks like returning to a specific point or following a set route.
  • Marine Life Observation: Focus on observing nocturnal creatures, emphasizing the importance of not disturbing them. Practice using dive lights to indirectly illuminate creatures without startling them.
  • Emergency Procedures: Simulate a typical night dive scenario like a light failure or temporary separation from the buddy.
Updated on 17 April 2024