RECON is open to any certified diver who:
at least 10 dives (25 dives are preferred)
is in good health
can maintain good buoyancy control underwater (to
prevent damage to the organisms being surveyed and the
surrounding reef with his or her body and equipment).
For a list of RECON
Instructors click on the photo:
diver: Complete RECON training (includes 2 surveys) + receive 80% on
RECON Level 1 exam.
II diver: Complete 6 surveys conducted with a RECON -certified dive
III diver: Complete 10 surveys and receive 80% on Level 2 exam. May now
conduct surveys independently of dive buddy, submit survey description
forms, can assist RECON Instructor with training dives.
Instructor: Complete 10 surveys and complete RECON Instructor training
(includes 2 additional surveys) + receive 90% on RECON Level 2 exam.
Can now conduct RECON training.
If you are interested in becoming a RECON diver,
please contact one of the Instructors or dive shops listed on this
website or email us at RECON@seainc.org