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Sea Cadets
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     Site updated:  June 10, 2008
LT Kathy Trax, NSCC
Dive Certification:  Dive Operations are conducted in the Great Lakes
Hands On experience in ship handling and navigational skills in operating the 81 ft.
PRIDE OF MICHIGAN and small support craft.
Engine room operations, Engine and generator  maintenance and repair.
PADI (Professional Association of Dive Instructors) Certification in Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water Diver, and Specialties including Wreck Diving, Search and Recovery, Deep Diving,  Peak Performance Buoyancy, Underwater Photography and Videography, Underwater Naturalist and Dry Suit Diving.
Dive Certification: Great Lakes Research Diver Specialty
We are the only facility offering a Specialty in Great Lakes Research Diving.
This training, coupled with participation in one of our Underwater Research Projects
enables you to apply for the Office of Naval Research Science Achievement Award.
Training Courses NSCC
COMPASS classroom online training program
Rescue Diver with  Emergency First Response, 
PADI MASTER DIVER:  Five Specialties plus Rescue Diver Certification 

The Great Lakes Division Sea Cadet program  provides real life experience in maritime and underwater exploration and training.  With highly qualified staff aboard the Research / Training Vessel, PRIDE OF MICHIGAN and support craft, professionally led missions  are conducted  throughout the Great Lakes system.

Each season, we produce a documentary science film which combines science, history or natural history and features those who train and staff this remarkable  program.  Our award winning films have achieved recognition in the  industry winning both Telly and Communicator Awards.

Training opportunities for qualified, mature cadets include:
For additional information, call:  248-666-9359 or 248-420-7668 or email us via our CONTACT US