The AWARE Coral Reef Conservation Course with AMERICAN DIVERS INTERNATIONAL
Sharks are an essential part of a healthy ocean. This course explores why they are vulnerable, the importance of a healthy shark population, managing threats and how to take action to protect them.
Love sharks? Scared of sharks? Or do you just want to know more about them? Enroll in our AWARE Shark Conservation Specialty course and discover the value of sharks to marine ecosystems and economies. You'll learn more about the causes of declining shark populations and the actions you can take to become a knowledgeable and passionate shark defender. By being informed, you can dispel misconceptions and act to protect sharks. Sharks need you!
What You Learn
The AWARE - Shark Conservation Specialty course teaches you about the vital roleyou can play in the marine environment. The course also familiarizes you with the current state of the world's shark population and how you can help.
The conservation status of sharks, why they are unique and vulnerable, and the importance of healthy shark populations.
How to manage threats to sharks, recognize the value of sharks and remove barriers to conservation.
Actions you can take to protect sharks and how joining a global movement of divers can help to protect sharks.
Your Next Adventure
You may want to brush up on your underwater photography skills so that you can document and capture images of the sharks you’re encountering.
Due to the charter we use, you must be Advanced and Nitrox Certified. Please be aware, you will need dark colored fins, Pink, White & Yellow will not be allowed on the dive.