Fish ID

Increase your Fish IQ with our new Fish ID class by a trained Marine Biologist.
 
 
 

Fish ID

Help boost your Fish IQ and get on a first name basis with your fishy friends.  This new class from Ocean Frontiers will help you name what you are looking and uncover the divemasters secret in finding fish - "You just need to know where they live".

Fish ID Course schedule:

1 day course, with 1/2 day classroom session and a 2-tank boat dive. The Fish ID course is normally conducted with the classroom session in the afternoon and the 2-tank dive the following day. This course can be conducted most days of the week. 

Cost is US$150 as an add on to exisiting 2-tank dive package OR US$259 including dives.

1/2 Day classroom session covers the following:

  • Fish family groupings and common characteristics of fish species found in the Caribbean. 
  • Fish habitats within the different reef zones in the Cayman Islands
  • Fish behaviour characteristics on the coral reef
  • Fish survey planning, strategies and techniques
  • Project Aware philosophy about protecting worldwide aquatic ecosystems

Dive 1 includes:  Practice basic fish identification techniques
Dive 2 includes:  Practice fish ID data collection

Prerequisities:

  • Minimum 10 years of age
  • Minimum certification as a PADI Open Water, Junior Open Water Diver or similar from other training agency