Pre-training scientific diver for n 1 - 4 weeks private course


Diving in Marseille, your pre-training as a scientific diver with level 2, 3, biology and first aid training directly at sea in the Calanques National Park.



  • Pre-training for scientific divers in Marseille. Private course

Prerequisite: You must be level 1 and present a medical certificate of no contraindication to the practice of diving on arrival. To succeed in this intensive training, you must be sporty and have a healthy lifestyle.

Get ready to become a professional scientific diver! With the scientific diver pre-course you will pass the level 2 and level 3, first aid, underwater biology and gradually learn to approach, observe and understand the underwater environment

Program exercises subtly dosed during your underwater magic exploration dives in the Creeks National Park.

This training allows you to do a professional diver training class 2 mention B and also allows you to integrate theNational Scuba School or theINPP

Experiential Development Level 1 and deepening with progression in autonomy and intervention

Scientific protocol training dives - module 1

  • Theme dives: orientation
  • Thematic dives: search for objects
  • Thematic dives: identification of fixed fauna and flora

New 2 : 1 Locate in immersion and follow the path defined by the dive director. 2 evolve in dive with teammates of the same level without a guide. 3 respect the immersion characteristics defined by the dive director. 4 Select and apply the lift procedure. 5 go back to the landing and report on it using a landing parachute. 6 Identify the difficulties of one of his teammates, assist him until he is safe. 7 ensure its buoyancy and safety up to 40 metres in depth. 8 Manage the orientation using a compass.

Scientific protocol training dives - module 2

  • Thematic dives: advanced learning dives module 1 +
  • Theme dives: specific materials
  • Thematic dives: mapping

Biology training

  • Situate species within large groups of aquatic life,
  • Knowing how to track a species according to its feeding or environmental habits,
  • Adapt your underwater behaviour to the nature of the environment and the species observed,....
  • Observation diving with respect of the environment and education of the gaze;
  • The general organization of the underwater life with the reigns, the branches, the circles, the relationship of the living beings between them;

Aid : Assist in all situations, in immersion, in an independent diver in difficulty. Get out of the water a diver in difficulty. Alert rescue and arrange evacuation. Provide first aid, with mastery of cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and use of oxygen therapy equipment.

Experiential Development Level 2 and deepening with progression in depth autonomy

Level 3 : Choose a dive site.
Find your bearings on the surface and underwater at a dive site. Plan and organize the course of the dive. Adapt the course of the dive to the conditions encountered. Choose the appropriate equipment. Analyze and identify any difficulty encountered by a crew member. Find your way around in deep space. To assist in all situations, underwater, a scuba diver in difficulty. Collectively ensure the conduct of the dive. Master the ascent procedures adapted to deep diving.

Scientific protocol training dives - module 3

  • Thematic dives: advanced learning dives module 1 & 2 +
  • Theme dives: fish counting
  • Thematic dives: shooting

The price of your pre-training as a scuba diver includes

  • The management of your training by a professional of high level, Desjeps and instructor trainer,
  • 4 week formula: 16 days of training
  • 1 to 3 dives per day in the park of the creeks from our base at the port of the Red point,
  • Learning the theory through our e-learning courses online,
  • Your civil liability insurance during the training.

The price of your pre-training scientific diver private course does not include

  • Accommodation and meals,
  • Sunscreen and shower products,
  • The optional rental of personal equipment,
  • In case of individual tuition only, the special price supplements.
  • The recommended online option module of diving ecology training


– Interactive personalized training at the dates of your choice – training by experienced state graduates. – Individualised or mini-group training (usually 2 or 3 per monitor, exceptionally 4 maximum). – The time spent in exploration guarantees participants an effective assimilation of the different concepts presented. – Participants can work the theory on their personal documents.

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Public Concerned and duration

Préfo Niv23 for Level 1 very experienced 2 weeks, Préfo Niv123 4 weeks, training Niv123 + DM 6 weeks