• UMaine will offer this course in both the Summer and Fall sessions 2021.
  • Registration for this course is via the MaineStreet registration process and/or UMaine Summer University.
  • Exact schedules and details are still developing, however, the course is scheduled for Wednesdays in both Summer and Fall 2021.
  • Admission to this course is ‘permission only’ granted by the instructor.  Permission is given when students complete and submit the Pre-Course documentation noted below.
  • Course capacity– the Summer-2021 session of SMS324 is currently full.  A few spaces are still available for Fall 2021.

Pre-Course Documentation

The 2021 course description/syllabus is posted below.  Individual Diver Forms required for registration and Instructor permission are described in the Registration Instruction Letter, and can be found on the ‘Documents and Forms’ page of this website.

SMS324 Academic Diving Syllabus (Summer & Fall 2021)

Registration Instructions-SMS324 (Summer& Fall 2021)

Follow-Up Registration Letter-SMS324 (Summer 2021)

SMS324 Tentative Course Schedule (Summer- 2021)


(dates indicate day assignment is DUE)

Week 1- June 9

Sci. Diver Statement of Understanding and Code of Conduct

PADI Liability Release

SDI Gen. Liability Release

Diver In-Training Exercise

DAN Prepared Diver Course (online; email invite sent)

FRTI Airborne Pathogens Course (online; use hotlink)

Week 2- June 16

General Announcements

UMaine Diver EAP

Final Course Schedule

Schedule and Assignment Summary

Dive Log Assignment