The purpose of the PADI Fluo Specialty Diver Course is a safe introduction under professional supervision
into diving at night with blue light torches (flashlights) and mask filters to experience the effect of fluorescence in marine life.
The goals of Fluorescence Night Diver training are:
A. Knowledge of planning, organization, procedures, techniques, problems and risks of night
dives with fluorescence and its associated equipment.
B. Correct procedures of buoyancy control, navigation and communication skills.
C. Usage of underwater lights (with blue light source / LED) and emphasize use of the Buddy-System.
D. Procedures to follow in case of losing orientation and emergency procedures.
E. Knowledge of marine species excited by blue light and the causes / implications of this excitation.
F. Emphasize the relationship between recreational diving, reef health and protection.