The Mountains to Sea Conservation Trust – Experiencing Marine Reserves programme specialises in marine education. We can conduct a level 2, 2 credit, Snorkel Dive with Safety course for year 9 students and above, but the school must have consent to assess. If you are interested in increasing the skills of your staff or teachers you could consider gaining instructor skills and qualifications for guiding snorkel tours and becoming a EMR volunteer.
Snorkel skills and snorkel instructor professional development unit standards offered to schools and groups associated with our programme:
- 4383 – Snorkel Dive with Safety (2 credits)
- 8296 – Instruct clients in Snorkel Diving (5 credits).
EMR currently has one Skills Active workplace assessor with authority to access people in our workplace. School must have consent to access. to find out about this process visit this link.
All EMR coordinators have gained the above qualification during their initial training.