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									                                                                                Course: Advanced Ice Diver
     ADVANCED ICE DIVER COURSE OVERVIEW                                            PREREQUISITES
     The Advanced Ice Diver course builds on the knowledge and comfort             Prerequisites: Ice Diver Certification, Drysuit Certification/Experience.
     levels established in the Ice Diver course, allowing for more advanced        Experience: Divers must be certified ice divers and be comfortable and
     explorations under the ice. Whereas the initial ice diver certification       experienced diving dry. It is recommended, though not required, that divers
     provides participants with the knowledge of how to dive under ice, the        have deep diver training. All participants must be comfortable diving to 25-35
     advanced diver course provides divers with hands-on experience with           meters in cold water. Enriched air certification is desirable though not required.
     every aspect of ice diving, from advanced safety techniques, emergency
     situation management and leadership skills to building familiarity and        COURSE FORMAT
     comfort with more complex and difficult ice diving conditions.                In depth material, mini-expedition style daily sorties, experienced instructors,
                                                                                   stunning ice conditions.
 WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE?                                                      The Advanced Ice Diver course is taught by experienced ice diving instructors
 Independent Ice Divers                                                            over four days in a daily mini-expedition style format. We plan for each person
 Advanced ice diving skills are essential for those who plan to dive regularly     to do four to five ice dives or as many as conditions permit. Discussions of ice
 under ice, and for those who wish to lead ice diving groups or ice dive           diving techniques and best practices are held on Day 1, followed by practical
 without professional supervision. It is a leadership level course, empowering     ice diving sessions Day 2 through 4. To provide the personal touch and best
 participants to handle potential ice diving contingencies both underwater and     possible instruction, maximum ice divers in a course program is set at 8.
 topside with confidence.

 Underwater Photographers/Videographers
 Underwater visibility is generally at it’s best under ice. Getting the right
 shot, however, requires a facility and comfort beneath the ice beyond
 that of a typical ice diver. The Advanced Ice Diver course develops the
 skills necessary to handle these conditions, insuring safety and comfort
 below the ice.


COURSE HIGHLIGHTS
Ice Dive Conditions                    Wreck Diving                             Equipment Safety                        Safety
 ➤ Pack ice                            ➤ Finding wreck sites                    ➤ Free flows                            ➤ Emergency drills
 ➤ Wall dives under ice                ➤ Hole locating                          ➤ Stage bottles                         ➤ Dive site preparation
 ➤ Shipwrecks under ice                ➤ Safety issues                                                                  ➤ Equipment review
                                                                                                                        ➤ Remote access logistics


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         ARCTIC KINGDOM                 3335 Yonge St. #402          +1 (416) 322-7066 tel (888) 737-6818 toll free
         MARINE EXPEDITIONS INC.        Toronto ON M4N 2M1 CA        +1 (416) 887-0529 fax adventures@arctickingdom.com
                                                                                                          Course: Advanced Ice Diver


2011 DATES AND PRICES
PACKAGE COMPARISON                                     DRIVE IN (4 DAYS)                                                                       FLY IN (6 DAYS)
PRICE (in Canadian dollars)                            $2,790.00*                                                                              $3,170.00*
                                                       from 1000 Islands Ice Dive Facility                                                     from Ottawa, Canada


ITINERARY START/END DATES**                            Mar 4 – 7                                                                               Mar 3 – 8




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ITINERARY                                              DAY 1 – Arrival at 1000 Island Training Facility. Afternoon theory and practical        DAY 1 – Arrival in Ottawa International Airport. Overnight in the beautiful capital
                                                       information session (-/-/D)                                                             city of Ottawa. (-/-/-)

                                                       DAY 2 – A morning and afternoon ice dive using the Arctic Kingdom air boats and/        DAY 2 – Morning transit to Arctic Kingdoms ice Dive facility in the 1000 Islands
                                                       or snowmobiles. First ice dive is usually cutting a hole and walking through ice dive   regions. Travel time is approximately 1 hour. Afternoon theory and practical
                                                       safety techniques. (B/L/D)                                                              information session.(B/L/D)

                                                       DAY 3 – A morning and afternoon ice dive accessing various dive locations and           DAY 3 – A morning and afternoon ice dive using the Arctic Kingdom air boat and/
                                                       building on the knowledge of the previous days ice dives. (B/L/D)                       or snowmobiles. First ice dive is usually cutting a hole and walking through ice dive
                                                                                                                                               safety techniques. (B/L/D)
                                                       DAY 4 – Morning ice dive followed by a debrief session. (B/L/-)
                                                                                                                                               DAY 4 – A morning and afternoon ice dive accessing various dive locations and
                                                                                                                                               building on the knowledge of the previous days ice dives. (B/L/D)

                                                                                                                                               DAY 5 – Morning ice dive followed by a debrief session. Transit to Ottawa hotel.
                                                                                                                                               (B/L/-)

                                                                                                                                               DAY 6 – Depart Ottawa for home destination (-/-/-)

INCLUDED SERVICES                                      3 nights Accommodations in 1000 Islands Region                                          2 Nights Accommodation In Ottawa
                                                                                                                                               3 Nights Accommodation in 1000 Islands region
                                                                                                                                               Airport transfers to and from Ottawa hotel
                                                       Ice Diver Course by top ice diving instructors                                          ←same as Drive In
                                                       Up to 5 ice Dives from Air boats and/or snowmobiles.                                    ←same as Drive In
                                                       All meals outlined in itinerary                                                         ←same as Drive In
                                                       Dive Equipment:                                                                         ←same as Drive In
                                                        – all tanks, pony bottles and weights, air fills                                       ←same as Drive In

NOT INCLUDED                                           Transportation to training facility                                                     Airfare from to/from home and Ottawa
                                                       All other dive equipment (drysuit, regs, etc).                                          ←same as Drive In
                                                       Arctic Kingdom offers ice diving equipment for rent or purchase                         ←same as Drive In


                      ENROLL IN THIS COURSE!
Contact us at +1 (416) 322-7066 or at adventures@arctickingdom.com


COURSE COMBINATION PACKAGE
Interested in combining both our Ice Diver and Advanced Ice Diver courses? Select one of these packages:
PACKAGE COMPARISON                                     DRIVE IN (7 DAYS)                                                                       FLY IN (9 DAYS)
PRICE (in Canadian dollars)                            $4,725.00*                                                                              $5,000.00 *
                                                       from 1000 Islands Ice Dive Facility                                                     from Ottawa, Canada


START/END DATES**                                      Mar 4 – 7                                                                               Mar 3 – 8




ITINERARY                                              Combined Ice Dive and Advanced Ice Diver Itinerary                                      ←same as Drive In

INCLUDED SERVICES                                      Combined Ice Diver and Advanced Ice Diver Services                                      ←same as Drive In

NOT INCLUDED                                           Combined Ice Diver and Advanced Ice Diver Not Included Services                         ←same as Drive In




* + Government Sales Tax (5%)
** Arctic Kingdom reserves the right to adjust pricing and course dates. Minimum divers to run course is 4. Please confirm dates and pricing at time of booking. Ask for complete terms and conditions.
(B/L/D) - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


            ARCTIC KINGDOM                       3335 Yonge St. #402                         +1 (416) 322-7066 tel (888) 737-6818 toll free
            MARINE EXPEDITIONS INC.              Toronto ON M4N 2M1 CA                       +1 (416) 887-0529 fax adventures@arctickingdom.com

								
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