To check availability, simply call 808-691-0320 or click here to send us an email! We will respond to your request within 24 hours. To begin your Underwater Naturalist Course online, simply click the link below, and pay your fees directly to PADI for the "Advanced Open Water Course". Once you have completed your coursework, give us a call to schedule your water work! Prices vary, please inquire for details.*
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. Learn more about the local ecosystem and take a closer look on your next scuba diving adventure. PADI Open Water Divers who are at least 10 years old are eligible to take the Underwater Naturalist Specialty course.
Key differences between the terrestrial and aquatic worlds.
Major aquatic life groupings, interactions and information that dispels myths.
Responsible interactions with aquatic life.
The first dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your Advanced Open Water Diver certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.
*PADI e-Learning gives you the freedom and comfort of completing your classwork online. Instead of paying your dive resort one lump sum, you pay PADI directly for your classwork, and then pay Moana Adventure Divers for the water work separately. For more information, please contact us.
**All course descriptions provided on www.divemad.com come directly from www.padi.com.