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Full Face Mask Certification

full face mask certification

Obtaining your full face mask certification (FFM) opens up a new diving experience unlike any you've had before. Having an increased field of vision, being able to breathe thru your nose or just looking like an awesome diver are all reasons why divers love diving with a FFM. While it's easy to learn how to use, we highly recommend taking our class to familiarize yourself with the intricacies of diving your FFM.

Who this class is for:

  • The certified diver looking for more information about the different full face masks available and how to determine the correct one to meet their needs.
  • Certified divers who want to communicate better underwater.
  • Certified divers who dive in colder water and would benefit from a dry face.

Our full face mask certification class fee includes:

  • Your online learning, tests & one on one instructor review.
  • 1 instructor led confined water & 2 open water dives.
  • Full face mask certification card & processing fees.

What you will learn:

  • Diver safety & Communications
  • Increased diver safety
  • Increased air consumption
  • Types of full face masks
  • Donning/Doffing
  • Diving with a full face mask
  • Types of underwater communication equipment
  • User/field maintenance and care
  • Authorized servicing/preventive maintenance
  • After use


Full face mask certification prerequisites:

  • 15 years or older (Under 18 requires parental consent)
  • Open water diving certification
  • Approved diver medical form
  • Liability waiver

Gear requirements:

  • Standard scuba gear (Regulators, BCD, Weights, Tanks)
  • Full face mask (rentals available)
  • Any additional weights or weight systems you already own.

Class requirements:

  • Satisfactorily complete the online learning course with a test score of 80% or higher.
  • After instructor remediation, a test score of 100%
  • Complete all confined water requirements efficiently
  • Complete all open water requirements efficiently
  • Insure the certifying agency has your photo on their website (no hats or sunglasses)

Time requirements:

  • 1-2 hours for online learning
  • 2-4 hours of instructor led surface & in-water training

Full Face Mask Certification


Please check our online calendar for a scheduled class before purchasing. You may be able to join an already scheduled course.

This class includes your online e-learning material, 3 in-water training sessions with a certified instructor,  your certification card (C-Card) and the ability to talk under water.