SSI Science of Diving Specialty course

SODSSI Science of Diving Specialty course is a theory only course. This course addresses all the areas of diving knowledge in a detailed and comprehensive manner.

Ever wonder EXACTLY why you cannot hold your breath underwater? Why do you feel like peeing all the time underwater? Why do we feel headache after exerting our self underwater? How do the pattern and design of dive gear evolve over the years?

This course gives you answers to all the above questions, and we do love to see that look “ohhh that’s why!” expression on your face as you get all the dots connected. Education and enlightenment, this is what we always do best in Blue Label.

After this course, you will understand and see diving in a new light, and become a better diver in the process. This course is also a compulsory course for your divemaster training, for obvious reason.

This course is a classroom-only course, and can be done between half a day, or to 3 to 4 days as your divemaster training, depending on your progress.

What do you do and where do we teach you

As SSI Science of Diving Specialty Course is a theory only course, we conduct it entirely in the our cozy classroom. A standard course takes the time of one full day. If you are taking your course a part of the divemaster training, you can lengthen it to 3 to 4 days.


Who can enroll/start and what do you need

Minimum Age:10 years old
Min Certification/diver level:Open Water Diver
Min amount of dives:n/a
Course duration:1 day
About this course:Science of Diving Specialty course addresses all the areas of diving knowledge in a detailed, scientific and comprehensive manner.
Certification available through:SSI
Combination of Courses:Science of Diving + Equipment Technique/ Science of Diving as part of Divemaster Training
What do I do next:SSI Specialties / Divemaster Training

Schedules SSI Science of Diving Specialty

Your SSI Science of Diving Course requires one full day to complete in the classroom.

How much does it cost and what is included in the price? and why Blue Label Diving?

We have over 8 year experience running a dive shop in Phuket. Our instructors are all tech divers and Dive Instructors. Some even technical diving instructors and Dive Medics.

We take diving serious but with a smile. We don’t care about quantity but QUALITY!

We teach in several languages such as: English, Chinese, French, German, Dutch, Malay, Danish, Thai etc.

As Blue Label do not like un-welcome surprises, we clearly list out what is included and what is not included in your course payment.

Book-Online-nowWe teach at an instructor to student ratio of 1:1. Or with your family or group of friends of course. Our max is 2 students per instructor. 

PRICE: 6'000thb

Included: instructor fee, materials fee, equipment rental fee, pickups, breakfast and lunch, boat fee and Excluded: personal items (towels, sunblock etc.), dive computer rentals (300 baht), VAT

Being quoted a better price?

Let us know and we will see if we can match it.

But let’s be honest. At the end of the day you can’t put a price on quality courses and instructors!

The Dive Equipment list

dive equipment set
dive equipment set

This course does not require any actual dive training. Hence, you do not need any dive gear to use except the ones for demonstration purpose only.

Whats next?

This course opens up a path to: