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AWARE FISH ID Padi Project Aware Fish Identification

PADI AWARE Fish Identification Course with Aquatic Dreams Scuba Center


Have you ever been scuba diving and asked yourself, "What was that fish?” The PADI AWARE Fish Identification Specialty course provides you with the fish identification basics so that next time, you know the answer. You’ll enjoy your dives even more when you recognize the creatures that you see. 

To enroll in the PADI AWARE Fish Identification Specialty course, you must be a PADI Open Water Diver or Junior Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another organization). This specialty also counts towards your Master Scuba Diver Certification.

Download the PADI Continuing Education Form


What Will You Learn?

Once you learn to recognize what types of fish you see, you'll find it easier to reference the exact species after a scuba dive. During two scuba dives, you'll learn: 

  • How to identify characteristics of local fish families and species
  • Fish survey techniques and strategies
  • How to practice fish identification dive planning, organization and procedures
  • About Project AWARE activities that can help protect aquatic life


How Can You Start Learning Now?

Stop by Aquatic Dreams Scuba Center to enroll in the course. Check our the marine species reference library at ScubaEarth.


What Scuba Gear Will You Use?

  • Full set of Scuba Diving Equipment 
  • Dive Slate
  • Fish identification card
  • Other books and equipment may be introduced by your instructor



$150.00 plus materials

Contact Aquatic Dreams at (209) 577-3483 to signup for this class today.