Welcome to Blue Corner Marine Research
Blue Corner Marine Conservation runs several training programs throughout the year at our research base here at Blue Corner Dive, Nusa Lembongan, Bali.
Interns are welcome to apply for one, two, or three week marine conservation programs.
For longer programs or for a more robust foundation in marine science enrol in the 4-week Scientific Diver Program followed by the two-week PADI Divemaster add-on.
Individual certification courses in the scientific program are also available upon request
Scientific Technical Courses:
- CMAS Scientific Diver
- CMAS Advanced Scientific Diver
- PADI Self-Reliant Diver
- PADI Full-Face Mask
- PADI Search & Recovery
Marine Ecology & Monitoring
- Reef Check EcoDiver
- Coral Restoration (PADI)
- Research Diver (PADI)
- Fish Identification (PADI)
- Manta Conservation (PADI)
- Underwater Naturalist (PADI)
- CoralWatch Coral Health Monitoring
We also have the option for students enrolled in Blue Corner Dive's PADI Divemaster course to join our marine ecology weeks through the Divemaster Eco-Internship.
Blue Corner Dive has established an ongoing coral reef health monitoring program at several of the dive sites in the Nusa Penida Marine Protected Area. We work together with the Marine Park and Coral Triangle Centre with ongoing monitoring efforts.
Make your dives count! Visit our coral restoration site and help Andrew, our in-house marine biologist, with coral propagation.
Join a Reef Check survey dive to help monitor the reefs, or help contribute to science by joining one of our fun-dive trips to Manta Point then upload your manta identification shots to MantaMatcher.org and help locally based organization Marine MegaFauna Foundation with their research.