Coral Restoration Course

Coral Restoration Course

$1500 /Month
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  • Description

If you already have your PADI Advanced Open Water Certification then you have the opportunity to work with the amazing Manuel Antonio organization Marine Conservation – they are offering PADI courses on Coral Reef Restoration and Coral Reef Research. They are doing amazing work on rehabbing some damaged reefs and you will have the chance to work on the restoration and research of coral and do your bit to help heal our damaged oceans.


Over the course of a month you can take part in our PADI Coral Restoration Specialty Certification before heading out onto the reef and putting your theory into practice. The course includes dives onto the nursery, helping to maintain it as well as taking information on the progress of the coral growth. You will also take part in additional unique marine conservation distinctive certifications, learning more about coral reefs and their inhabitants.

Pre-requisites for the Coral Discovery Program
1. PADI Advanced Open Water Certification
2.Minimum 20 logged dives 

What is included
1. PADI Coral Restoration Specialty Certification
2. 1 additional marine conservation specialty
3. At least 10 dives
4. All equipment and materials
5. Donation to MCCR

Price: $1000 per person including rental of BCD, regulator, weights and tanks.
You will need to have your own mask, snorkel, fins and dive watch/computer.