SSI Sea Turtle Ecology

Many divers look forward to seeing sea turtles at some point during their underwater excursions. This makes the SSI Sea Turtle Ecology Course a popular non-diving specialty program for certified Open Water Divers.

The SSI Sea Turtle Ecology course teaches you the skills and concepts required to:

– Recognize and identify common species of sea turtles
– Describe their history and role in marine ecosystems
-Identify threats to their survival

Learning about the anatomy and behavior of the Sea Turtles can help greatly in their conservation and preservation.

You must be 10 years old or older to complete the SSI Sea Turtle Ecology class. Anyone, including non-certified divers, can take this course.

To complete this specialty will require the following:

– Completion of Online Digital Learning Materials
– One Classroom Session

You can begin this class today by registering at the link below. We’ll send you the online materials via the mySSI app & contact you to schedule the classroom portion.

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