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Fish Identification

The SSI Ecology courses, are the perfect companion for a diving-free time. You can also use them to prepare for your next diving holiday.

The Ecology courses are digital-only courses that you can read online or on your app. Of course, the DiveWinns team is available to answer any questions you may have!

Fish Identification helps you to recognise and identify the fish you encounter underwater with great fascination. If you know more, you see more.

Course description:

What is a species? How do fish get their names?
How are fish classified? How do I recognise different families?
What fish do I encounter in the Caribbean?
Discover the fish families of the Caribbean.
What fish do I see in the Indo-Pacific?
Discover the different fish families.
What fish do I see in the Red Sea?
Qualifications after the course:

The course concludes with SSI Fish Identification certification, which counts towards the Advanced Open Water recognition level or further levels of experience. 24 logged dives and 4 specialty courses and you reach the level of SSI Advanced Open Water Divers.

After the course you will have learnt many interesting facts about the interrelationships of the sea and understand more about its inhabitants.

170 €

  • Digital Training
  • Certification
  • Certification card

At the moment, this course is not scheduled. Contact us and we would be happy to organize it for you.


Theory: The Ecology courses are digital-only trainings. Once you have completed the course and taken the final test, we will certify you as a Fish Identification Specialist.

You will need to register with SSI so that we can unlock the course for you. Simply click on the button above to register.




Digital teaching material
Certification card after successful completion of the course