Start CCR diving with SSI today

The SSI CCR Diving program introduces you to the concepts of self-sufficiency and redundancy when diving with a closed-circuit rebreather (CCR). Learn all you need to go no-decompression diving to a maximum depth of 30 meters using the SF2, JJ, Poseidon, AP Inspiration, Prism 2, or rEvo rebreather. Become completely self-sufficient with SSI’s unique training techniques and rebreather diving skills. In this SSI rebreather course, you will learn rebreather dive planning, in-water skills, problem-solving techniques, and emergency scenario management. With this thorough introduction to rebreather technology, you will become comfortable with pre-dive checks, dive planning, assembly of rebreathers, and how to deal with potential failures. Discover the silence that CCR diving offers by starting online today!

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Facts and Training Standards

Amount of Academic Sessions

 

7

Amount of Pool/Confined Water Sessions

 

1

Amount of Open Water Sessions

 

6

Maximum Training Depth

 

30 m / 100 ft

Suggested duration (h)

 

40

Certification Prerequisites

 

Deep Diving certification, Enriched Air Nitrox 40 certification, Minimum 24 logged dives

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Here are the benefits you can expect from attending this training program:

Learn the fundamental principles of rebreather setup and diving

Understand how having the best mix at all times during the dive increases dive time and enjoyment

Get closer to marine life than ever before the interactions are captivating

Take your Rebreather Training Further

Maximize the use of your closed-circuit rebreather (CCR) by continuing your training beyond the no-decompression diving limit. Take the next step and become a CCR Extended Range Trimix Diver. Expand your rebreather training by trying the Mares Horizon semi-closed rebreather with the SCR Extended Range program. With our range of rebreather programs, there are no limits to your diving ambitions and goals.

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Training Prerequisites

SSI Entry-Level Programs – Open Water Diver, Freediver, or Mermaid require students to complete a water fitness evaluation prior to open water training. The goal of this evaluation is to determine a comfort level baseline consisting of:

Swim Assessment

Survival Float

Technical Requirements

To start training, students must create a MySSI profile. This can either be done via the SSI website at www.divessi.com/register or by installing the MySSI App.

Simply download the app for either iOS or Android, set up the user profile, and access the world of diving in minutes! The MySSI App safely stores everything in one place, online or offline – training materials, logbook, and certification cards. This includes Recreational Scuba, Extended Range, Freediving and Mermaid.

Training Center Selection & Affiliation

Every student must select an SSI Training Center as their “Training Partner” during the course registration process. Affiliation ensures personalized service and a high-quality training experience.

Students can also change affiliation or choose to affiliate with multiple Training Centers in their user profile. When affiliating with a Training Center online or via the MySSI App, a Privacy Policy Agreement will be processed to comply with GDPR regulations.

Medical & Administrative Requirements

Each student or candidate must complete the required SSI Training Record Forms prior to participating in any SSI training program. The forms for minors must be reviewed and signed by a parent or guardian.

Responsible Diver Code

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Diver Medical Statement & Questionnaire or Physician’s Approval to Dive (where required)

Training Assumption of Risk, Liability Release, & Liability Release, & Hold Harmless Agreement (where required / not applicable within the European Union)

Program-specific Completion Record (done by the Instructor prior to certification)

Training Course Costs

Training consists of various components which are either charged singly or as a package depending on the selected Training Center. The components are:

Training Materials / Digital Kit

Tuition for Academics and In-Water Training

Open Water Training Dives

Certification

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