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Big Blue Conservation - PADI Project AWARE

project aware certProject AWARE Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation which aims to conserve underwater environments through education, advocacy and action. All donations made to Project AWARE help to combat the challenges facing the aquatic environment, such as providing tourist information on minimising their impact, supporting critical beach and underwater clean up events around the world, classrooms and materials for education, other specialist projects such as our Constrcuted Wetland project, and help to set up coral reef monitoring programmes as performed by Big Blue Diving.


Eco Objective

Conserving the underwater environment is a huge task, and with Project AWARE's many years of experience and support, Big Blue are dedicated to contribute to critical conservation campaigns organised by Project AWARE, such as creating healthy oceans through underwater clean ups, inspiring divers to monitor and save coral reefs, protecting turtle sharks and marine life, and teaching younger generations and local communities the importance of protecting the marine environment.

What do I need to start?

You have to already have completed the Open Water Diver Course with either SSI or PADI. Big Blue provides all equipment, boat trips, etc., for the duration of the course.

Am I fit to Dive?

Read this medical questionnaire, if you can answer yes to any of the questions, you may require medical clearance to enroll on a diving course. Email us at   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like more information.

How long will it take?

As a non diving specialty, this course only takes half a day,

Typical Diary

Although typically a non-diving specialty that takes half a day, it can be combined with some fun dives or in conjunction with other courses.

How do I book?

To book your course and accommodation please fill in your details here, listing the courses you are interested in in the comments section. A minimum 10% deposit is required to reserve your course.