OUT 206 Assistant Scuba Instructor

3 Credit Hours • 67.5 Contact Hours (Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: OUT 205

Introduces the student to the skills needed to teach scuba diving. The classroom sessions start to develop the student’s ability to set up teaching presentations, confined water presentations, open water presentations, standards and procedures for conducting Scuba diving courses and marketing of scuba to the general public. The pool sessions fine tune the student’s ability to teach skills and demonstrate skills to training divers. The open water sessions show students how to evaluate divers’ skills in a real world environment.