SSI Dive Guide (DG).This program is an introduction into the world of Dive Professionals. As a Dive Guide you will be qualified to lead certified divers on a variety of scuba diving adventures. Dive Guides are required to work through an active SSI Dive Center and, when necessary, with an active SSI Instructor.
As a certified SSI Dive Guide (DG) you can:
- Give underwater tours to certified scuba divers
- Teach Snorkel Diving after passing the Snorkel Instructor Module
- Issue Snorkel Diver certifications
SSI Divemaster (DM). Dive Guide + Science of Diving, equals Divemaster. Divemasters can also lead and guide certified divers, as well as assist with both classroom and pool under direct supervision of an SSI Instructor.
As a certified SSI Divemaster (DM) you can:
- Do all Dive Guide activities
- Assist active SSI Instructors in academics, pool and open water training under direct supervision