Surface Marker Buoy is a vital course for anyone planning to dive from a boat, and it’s never been easier to learn with us!

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Surface Marker Buoy (SMB)

Ending your dive safely, and getting back on board, are undoubtedly the most important aspects of the dive. Regardless of your dive destination and especially in a drift-diving environment, a surface marker can be an incredibly valuable tool.

Visible for a great distance, a safety sausage can easily be the difference between two minutes or two hours floating on the surface.

The Surface Marker Buoy (SMB) Speciality Course is a must for anyone who is planning to dive from boats. This one day course, will prove invaluable for you to learn what you need to know, about Surface Marker Buoys, and to polish your deployment, use and ascent skills.