The following texts and resources are recommended reading for the course.
The main text is:
National Association of Underwater Instructors. NAUI Scuba Diver. Tampa, FL: NAUI Worldwide, 2004.
The following are recommended for the class:
National Association of Underwater Instructors. NAUI Advanced SCUBA Diver. Tampa, FL: NAUI Worldwide, 2004.
———. NAUI Dive Tables. Tampa, FL: NAUI Worldwide, 2004.
The schedule below shows the readings from the main text for each week.
Classroom 1 / Introduction to the classroom
Pool 1 / Swim test and pool basics
|Chapters 1, 2, 3, and 4|
Classroom 2 / Physics of diving
Pool 2 / Introduction to SCUBA
|Review chapters 2, 3, and 4|
Classroom 3 / Physics of diving (cont.)
Pool 3 / Skills review and new skills
|Chapters 5 and 7|
Classroom 4 / Care and planning in SCUBA
Pool 4 / Recovery and safety techniques
Chapters 6, 9, and appendix C
Review chapter 7 and work on dive table problems
Classroom 5 / Beyond diving: Advanced topics
Pool 5 / Recovery and safety techniques (cont.)
Chapters 6, 8, and 9
Review chapters 4 and 7