Journey into Marine Conservation - Project Aware Specialty Course
Dates & Times
16th May at 2pm EDT / 7pm BST.
Course duration: 2.5 hours hosted over Zoom
Outcome: Project Aware Specialty Certificate
Price: £60/$75 *please note currency is available in either USD or GBP but GBP as standard if not changed. Exchange rates change continually.
Inculdes a $10 donation to project aware plus your own project aware cert card with a manta or a whale shark on it!
Journey into Marine Conservation Course
Girls That Scuba has teamed up with Ellen from Dive Ninja Expeditions to bring you this dry conservation workshop to jumpstart your journey in marine conservation. Ellen is an instructor from USA that has worked in conservation projects ranging from coral to sharks and rays in some of the most abundant yet threatened regions of the world. For those that are looking to make a positive impact in their dive careers, or share their passion for the ocean in their own communities this is a great place to start. Empower yourself with the resources and tools that conservationists use to speak out for our oceans and create change, with these passionate instructors who are immersed in the field every day.
What is a Project Aware Course?
PADI Specialty courses authored by Project AWARE help divers lead action on marine debris prevention, shark and ray protection and help you make a difference for ocean protection.
For DiIvers and Non-Divers of All Ages and Gender Who:
Are interested in getting involved in the field of Marine Conservation
Are passionate about raising awareness about the issues the oceans face
Want to advance their career in diving or public outreach
Want to gain the knowledge and tools to make a positive impact in their communities & environment
You will learn:
What it means to be an Ocean Ambassador, plus ways to get involved (even from home) and utilize your unique skill set.
How to inspire others to appreciate our oceans, even those who are disconnected from it.
Actions you can take with your fins on and with your fins off to help preserve our oceans, plus how you can make those actions go further through social media, and community outreach.
What it means to truly be an Ocean-friendly consumer and how to voice your concerns to businesses, tourist operators, and political representatives.
You will get:
Tools and resources to empower you to become an ocean ambassador in your community and environment.
A passionate PADI instructor who has worked all over the world shaping Ocean Ambassadors
Project AWARE Our World, Our Water manual
Project AWARE Specialist PADI certification card, and a $10 donation in your honour to help fund Project AWARE’s hard work protecting our oceans.