Marine Mammal Rehabilitation Diver

Cost – $335 – All Inclusive

Includes course fee, guided dives and standard gear rental
Add to a guided dive tour for $115.


We’re excited to announce our next PADI Distinctive Specialty course:  Marine Mammal Rehabilitation.  Only at Seattle Dive Tours in partnership with SR3!

Learn about the different marine mammals present in the Salish Sea.

Understand the challenges marine mammals face in the Salish Sea, and how SR3 works to address them.

Understands what divers and non-divers can do to support healthy marine mammal populations.

A PADI Distinctive Specialty is a PADI Specialty course that is written by PADI Instructors who have significant experience in a field of marine studies.  SDT Manager and Instructor Maddi is a marine biologist who also works at the Seattle Aquarium, and SDT Instructor Kelly is a scholar of ocean humanities and has published on the history of marine mammal conservation and worked marine life stranding/rehab in Virginia.

We wrote this specialty in partnership with SR3, and $5 out of every course will go directly to their efforts to rehabilitate marine mammals here in the Salish Sea!

Course consists of/Expected Length:

  • Presentation and Knowledge Review
  • 2 Open Water Dives


  • PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver

Additional compatible courses:

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