Free Diver Course – Freediving is about inward power, discipline and control. If you’ve always wanted to enter the underwater world quietly, staying as long as your breath allows, but always within the safety limits, then freediving is for you. Taking the PADI Freediver course is your first step toward discovering why freediving is becoming a popular way to explore beneath the waves.
To enroll in a PADI Freediver course you must be at least 15 years old. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with snorkeling, skin diving or freediving is required.
You will earn the PADI Freediver certification that is recognized worldwide. You earn this license by completing all the requirements.
The PADI Freediver course consists of three main phases:
- Knowledge development about freediving principles through e-learning and class session with breathing workshop and equalization workshop
- Confined water session to learn breathhold techniques as well as static and dynamic apnea. Goal – static apnea of 90 seconds and dynamic apnea of 25 metres/80 feet.
- Open water sessions to practice free immersion and constant weight freedives, plus proper buddy procedures. Goal – constant weight freedive of 10 metres/30 feet.
Course length: 15 hours (2 or 3 days)
Price for course: 285 Euro