YOUR TRAINING AND WORK REQUIREMENTS
You can look forward to being trained in White Shark biology, research, behavior, conservation and evolution. The crew will train you onboard where you will learn basic seamanship including anchoring positions, wind directions and shark tourism. We will show you how to take wind and speed measurements and check the temperature of the water. Our biologist will show you how we take data on each shark observed and train you how to catch tag and release smaller shark species. We record all our data in a National data base and you will be involved inputting that into our online systems.
ON THE BOAT
You are assured of hands on experience and will frequently go to sea, weather permitting. Training will be given in all aspects of seamanship, shark conservation and ecotourism. Working with sharks both above and below water, you will gain exposure to their behavior’s and how the sharks interact around the boat. You will be taught the correct manner to enter and exit the cage and how to remain safe and secure once inside it. You will additionally receive training on how to meticulously record your observations of the physical attributes and behavior’s of varied shark life you will observe.