PADI COURSES

FREEDIVER

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SCUBA diving lessons requirements: Age requirement 10+ years old

OVER 10 YEARS OF AGE

good physical health

SCUBA diving lessons requirements: No prior dive experience

no prior free diving experience

takes 2 day TO COMPLETE

age
OVER 10 YEARS OF AGE

 

swimming skills
ADEQUATE SWIMMER

 

good physical health
GOOD PHYSICAL HEALTH

 

Certification level required
COUNTS TOWARDS DIVEMASTER

 

Course Duration
TAKES 2 DAY TO COMPLETE

 

Your freediving adventure begins here. PADI Freediver course starts with PADI’s online eLearning theory training. Then we move to the pool to practice your new skills. Finally, you will experience two open water (ocean/lake) training dive sessions.

The PADI Freediver course will introduce you to the four main disciplines in freediving including static apnea (holding your breath while still in water), dynamic apnea (holding your breath while swimming horizontally in order to achieve distance), free immersion (pulling oneself down a guideline to depth), and constant weight (diving down to depth).

To enrol in a PADI Freediver course:

You must be over 10 years of age
You must have adequate swimming skills
You need to be in good physical health
You do not need any prior freediving experience
The PADI Freediver course takes two days and is run throughout the year
With our onsite pool, easy access to our local dive sites in Simonstown and full in house facilities including a coffee shop, spacious class room and warm shower completing your Freediver course couldn’t be easier.

INCLUDED

All required equipment for the duration of the course
Theory session
Pool session
Two open water sessions

ITINERARY

This is a two day course. The days start at 08:30 and end between 15:30 and 16:30.

  • Day one: Theory reviews and knowledge development. We will get you set up with your equipment and spend part of the day in our onsite swimming pool where you and your instructor will go through skills required to become a successful freediver.
  • Day two: You and your instructor will head out to one of our local dive sites and complete two open water freedive sessions.

PADI FREE DIVER 

R3,500.00

REVIEWS

  • star rating  We had an amazing experience with the whole Pisces team. The Cape Safari is something we will recommend to anyone traveling to Simonstown. We started with beautiful views... read more

    Phil Nicole
    May 1, 2022
  • star rating  Really well run operation. In an era of social distancing concerns, I really appreciated the effort of the owner, manager and majority of staff members to wear masks consistently... read more

    Flagg M
    September 15, 2020
  • star rating  The last three days were fantastic. The instructor for my open water diver course, Brett, was extremely friendly and really calm. He learned us everything we needed to know and... read more

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    March 18, 2019
  • star rating  Well done to the Pisces dive centre. From the time I booked everything ran like clock work. The team was very organized and welcoming. If you planning on doing your... read more

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    February 10, 2019
  • star rating  I did 5 dives with Pisces Divers, and thoroughly enjoyed every moment. The staff are friendly, relaxed and efficient. Jacqui, who does the bookings, went out of her way to... read more

    neil_wiltshire
    December 1, 2020
  • star rating  We really enjoyed this dive shop and the dive experiences. From the personnel to the actual dives. The people were super friendly. We enjoyed Eddie's guidance on... read more

    Brian D
    July 3, 2019
  • star rating  The people at Pisces are super nice and even as a RAID Diver they welcomed me. Even though my last dive was 3 years ago they gave me a nice... read more

    Sean G
    November 1, 2021
  • star rating  I started Diving at Pisces Divers Six months ago after my previous dive center let me down. I was happily surprised to find that the staff at Pisces were very... read more

    Sebastian
    December 1, 2021
  • star rating  We did the Seal and Kelp dive and we were truly amazed. Lots of life under water and the seals are certainly a highlight! The guides were professional and... read more

    EliasM
    March 1, 2020
  • star rating  We had an amazing experience with the whole Pisces team. The Cape Safari is something we will recommend to anyone traveling to Simonstown.

    We started with beautiful views... read more

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    May 7, 2022

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