SSI new Advanced Wreck Diving Certification

SSI is happy to announce the release of a new Advanced Wreck Diving certification. The Advanced Wreck Diving program provides divers with the training necessary to independently plan and conduct limited penetration, no-decompression dives within the daylight zone, to a maximum depth or linear distance of 40 meters/130 feet, and using specialized overhead environment equipment […]

A conversation with Bruce Konefe: the life of an explorer

BRUCE KONEFE Born in Dearborn, Michigan – 27 March 1961 Graduated from Algonac Michigan in 1979 Four years U.S. Marine Corp as a Combat Engineer (1981-85) Learned to dive while stationed in Okinawa Japan (1981) Became full time scuba instructor in 1994 (PADI OWSI) Become technical diver (ANDI) in 1995 Appointed NSS CDS Safety Director […]

A conversation with David Perea Espasa, a leader in the dive industry

Hoy conversamos con un líder de la industria. David Perea, quien ha obtenido y alcanzado un puesto importante dentro de la industria, es reconocido por todos como un educador y administrador; además de ser un conocedor y especialista en mercados emergentes. Se encuentra ahora con el objetivo de desarrollar al mercado Sur Americano y del Caribe.

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TechDeco The new app on the block, and it is good!

Are you looking for a decompression planner app for Android? Look no farther! Disclaimer: This is only for Android and I don’t know the developer. The user interface (UI) is quite simple but effective, this includes the display and how the user interact with the input and output information. Everything needs to be manage through […]

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Understanding Ratio Deco Air Tables

Before we look into the numbers we should review a few concepts: “ascent strategy” and “overall procedure”. The strategy is the result of a combination of theory and practicality. The procedure accounts for Rock Bottom gas management for safety reason. The overall procedure is consistence and compatible with all levels of training and depth. So […]

SSI Water Safety Assistant, Pool Lifeguard, Inland Open Water Lifeguard or Beach Lifeguard or qualify as Lifeguard Instructor

SSI is proud to announce that the German Association for Pool and Swimming Operations officially confirmed on March 01, 2019 that SSI Lifeguard Instructors are qualified to certify the “rescue proficiency” to personnel under regulation 94.05. The German Association for Pool and Swimming Operations sets the regulations and standards for all public pools in Germany. […]