Do your AWARE - Coral Reef Conservation Course
with Scuba Training Philippines

Cost: P8,000

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Everyone likes to scuba dive or snorkel in warm, clear water on a vibrant coral reef, yet many people know little about what they're seeing or the importance of reef ecosystems. The AWARE - Coral Reef Conservation Specialty course helps you appreciate the complexity of these habitats and teaches you how you can help conserve these vital systems.

Who can enroll in an AWARE - Coral Reef Conservation course:

Anyone who has an interest in the aquatic world can take this course. There are no prerequisites or age restrictions and no water sessions are required to earn this non-diving certification.

Course Structure

What will I do?

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Through classroom discussions, you learn:

- How coral reefs function and the complex nature of life on a reef.

- Why coral reefs are so important.

- Why many coral reefs are in serious trouble.

- What you can do to prevent further decline.

- How Project AWARE unites divers and water enthusiasts to make a difference.

The AWARE - Coral Reef Conservation course references information in the digital manual - AWARE - Our World, Our Water - downloadable for free on Although this manual is not required for the course, you can read the chapter on coral reefs in preparation for meeting with your instructor.

How long will it take?

Approximately 2 to 3 hours

What materials will I need?

AWARE - Our World, Our Water - downloadable for free on

What next?

Go for Gold with the Elite rating of Master Scuba Diver.

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- AWARE - Fish I.D.

- Project AWARE Specialist

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- Drift Diver

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- Enriched Air Diver

- Equipment Specialist

- Night Diver

- Peak Performance Boyancy

- Search & Recovery Diver

- Wreck Diver