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Scuba Diving Skill Set

State ID: KAA64

Snorkel and dive the beautiful Abrolhos Islands!

Practice your skills and broaden your marine biology knowledge all while diving and snorkeling in a world class marine reserve. Grab your friends, form a group and spend three days diving and learning together. This short courses includes an intake for new students and continuing students.

Students will complete a minimum of six (6) nationally recognised units as part of this short course. Required units will depend if you are a new or continuing student. The course work will be completed online and the practical component out on the water.


Course Content 

New Students

SFI20111 | Certificate II in Aquaculture Students can select units from the below list:

  • SISOOPS304A          Plan for minimal environmental impact
  • SISOODR302A          Plan outdoor recreation activities
  • SISOSCB301A           Scuba dive in open water to a maximum depth of 18 metres
  • TLID1001A                 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
  • SFIEMS201B             Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • SFICORE106B           Meet workplace OHS requirements
  • SITHACS101              Clean premises and equipment

Continuing Students

SIT30116 | Certificate III in Tourism Students can select units from the below list:

  • SITXCOM002          Show social and cultural sensitivity
  • SITXWHS002         Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
  • SISOSCB308           A Guide a scuba dive
  • BSBWOR203          Work effectively with others
  • SITXHRM001          Coach others in job skills



Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.


Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Kelly O' Malley | Academic Program Assistant - BCMI Campus

9956 6175 | 1800 672 700


Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below 


To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack.


This course is available online.

Please note: Online availability varies at each campus, refer to the information below for study options at your local campus. Some courses may require practical training and assessment for hands-on skills. We'll let you know if that applies for your course, and explain how it will work. 

Important information

Study pathway

How to apply

Important information


3 Days


New student: Full: $774 | Concession: $317.05

Continuing student: Full: $779 | Concession: $318.65

Course Requirements

Students must have their Open Water Diver ticket.

Cost includes food, accommodation, weight belts and diving tanks. Additional scuba gear is available with advanced notice.


Study pathway

Further study opportunities

Students may choose to enrol into further units in order to complete the [SFI30111] Certificate III in Aquaculture.

Central Regional TAFE has many further study opportunities available. Check out our Course Guide for all your future study options. 


How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
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Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.


Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

We are currently taking expressions of interest for this course. Contact our student services team on 1800 672 700 for more information or complete the course enquiry form below. 

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Page last updated August 05, 2020