AWARE Fish Identification

Did you see that funny looking fish? What was it?
If you want to know, then this course will provide you with the basic knowledge of identification. You’ll find you enjoy your dives even more when you recognize the creatures that you see and once you learn the main fish families and characteristics it will help you decipher the species you see all over the world.

You will learn about;

  • How to identify the characteristics of local fish families and species
  • Fish survey techniques and strategies
  • How to practice fish identification dive planning, organisation and procedures

You will also understand how to protect these fragile ecosystems and what their importance means on a global scale. Many threats endanger our oceans and it's important for every diver to understand the issues and potential solutions, and to know what local initiatives might have been implemented to safeguard their future.

Our team work hard to provide a safe, fun, efficient and well organized dive centre. We work hard to make sure your dive experience is a positive one. With this in mind, BEFORE BOOKING, please read through the policies we have developed to help us ensure your time with us goes as smoothly as possible.

What you need to know

Who can take this course?

To take this course, you must be at least 10 years old and be a PADI Open Water Diver or PADI Junior Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organisation).

How much does it cost?

The AWARE Fish Identification course is just 5,900 THB.

What's included?

The dives include all the elements required for completion: internationally recognised PADI Speciality Diver certification, full equipment hire and boat fees, high quality instruction from experienced and qualified instructors, tea, coffee, water and light refreshments on the boat, tea, coffee, water, Wifi and internet station use in the dive centre.

How long is the course?

This 2-dive course can be completed in just 1 day however it is very flexible; contact us and we can tailor a course to suit your needs.

How do I book?

Ready to book now? With Master Divers you can book online with a small deposit, using VISA, MasterCard or AMEX.

Please note that the dive center is closed for the following dates each year: 1st January, 14th April & 25th December. If any of these dates fall into your intended travel dates, please contact us first before booking.

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