Underwater Naturalist

Get a better understanding of local terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems

  • 200 US dollars
  • Dive World Austin main facility

Service Description

Take the PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty course and you'll see new things, even on the most familiar scuba diving sites. Why? Because when know more about symbioses, underwater ecology, and aquatic plant and animal habitats, you notice behaviors and see creatures you may have previously missed. PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers who are at least 10 years old are eligible to take the Underwater Naturalist Specialty course. Through class discussions and on two scuba dives, you'll learn: Key differences between the terrestrial and aquatic worlds. Major aquatic life groupings, interactions, and information that dispels myths. Responsible interactions with aquatic life.


Cancellation Policy

Contact the store at least 14 days before the first day of class to avoid a rescheduling fee. There are no refunds for the course once it has begun, as we have guaranteed payment to our dive professionals. The rescheduling fee varies by course. If you require additional time outside of the scheduled hours needed to complete the course, you may incur additional instructional fees to complete your certification.


Contact Details

  • Dive World Austin main facility

    + 5122191220

    info@diveworldaustin.com