This 3-day course is designed for divers who want to master the techniques of coral propagation and reef rehabilitation with methods developed by Ocean Quest Global. Once certified you will be a “Coral Gardener” and able to participate as a volunteer in the maintenance and development of the projects developed by Ocean Quest Global around the world.

Certification and course:

Minimum age to participate: 10
Prerequisites for certification: OpenWater
Number of theory sessions: 3
Number of sessions in Pool / Protected Environment: /
Number of dives in Natural Environment: 4
Maximum depth for training: 12 m
Duration for the training program: 3 days

The aim of the Coral Rehabilitation and Propagation Course developed by Ocean Quest Globalis to provide students with comprehensive knowledge related to coral protection:

  • reef control
  • live rock collecting
  • substrate
  • coral rehabilitation
  • selection of sites for nurseries.

After completing this course, students will be able to participate in the various restoration projects organized by Ocean Quest Global, and will be ready to act in case of disaster.

This course is also a prerequisite for the Coral Rehabilitation Instructor training.

some requirements

French Kiss Divers offers SSI dive training at all levels