Dive Control Specialist (DCS)


You have three options:

Take Dive Guide, Science of Diving and Dive Control Specialist single or all as one program or enter the program as a Divemaster from any approved agency.

As a Dive Control Specialist you can

  • Lead and guide certified divers;

  • Assist SSI Instructors in the classroom, pool and open water

  • Teach skills in the classroom and pool under the indirect supervision of an SSI Instructor (except the emergency skills)

  • Teach the SSI Scuba Skills Update program, the SSI Snorkeling program, and the SSI Try Scuba program (pool only)

  • Upgrade to a Training Specialis