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  Unit 7, 89 Erindale Road, Balcatta, Perth, Western Australia, 6021

Wreck Diving Specialty Course

Diving Frontiers Wreck Diver Specialty Course is one of the best value courses in Perth.

Whether it’s your first or your hundredth dive, few moments in diving compare with descending on a wreck, it’s sense of mystery and adventure. The Wreck Diving Course is divided into knowledge development and open water training dives.

Knowledge development topics include : Wreck diving law, hazards to avoid, how to research and map wrecks and basic wreck penetration.

Open water and practical sessions include : equipment considerations, correct use of penetration lines, wreck assessment, anti silting techniques and blackout simulation exercises.


Advanced Open Water Certification
Recent diving experience, other than Open Water and Advanced Training Dives.
It is usually recommended divers have completed at least 10 dives in addition to other course training dives.


$449.00 – deposit of $200.00 and balance at the commencement of the course


- Wreck Diver e-learning kit
- Instruction by an experienced Wreck Specialty Instructor
- 2 Ocean Dives (Shore)
- 1 Theory/Practical session
- SSI Wreck Diver Certification


The course can be upgraded to include a double boat dive, instead of the standard shore dives (extra fees apply for each boat charter).  See below for the list of wreck dive upgrade options:

Key Biscayne Wreck - Lancelin (limited availability)
HMAS Swan Wreck - Dunsborough
MV Lena Wreck - Bunbury


Theory conducted at the Dive Shop.
Ocean dives normally done from shore and dependent on Ocean conditions.

Upgrade option costs:
Shore Dives – no charge
Key Biscayne Oil Rig – additional $310.00
HMAS Swan Wreck – additional $229.00
MV Lena Wreck - additional $170

Ocean Dives dependent on weather conditions. Course can also be done with dive trips see options above.
(Refund of course deposits given at the discretion of Diving Frontiers).

Please call the shop on 9240 6662 for information regarding course dates