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UPON COMPLETION PARTICIPANTS RECEIVE A DIVING CERTIFICATION

SCUBA DIVER - OPEN WATER DIVER & JUNIOR OPEN WATER DIVER - ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER

EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE - RESCUE DIVER - DIVEMASTER OR MASTER SCUBA DIVER - NITROX

 

PADI Scuba Diver Course

 

The PADI Scuba Diver Course is a sub course within the Open Water Diver Course and will allow individuals with the time constraints to gain a PADI certification. Upon completion of the following sessions listed bellow, you can then dive with a certified PADI professional and enjoy your under water adventures.

 

• 3 Theory Sessions

• 3 Confined Water Sessions

• 2 Open Water Dives

 

min. 2 days or approximately 10 hours

From here it is a small step to your Open Water certification

 

PADI Junior Open Water Course

 

The PADI Junior Open Water Course is designed for the younger generation of 10 - 14 years. It follows the same format as the adult course with the only restrictions being depth limits. A Junior Open Water Diver of 10-11 can dive to a depth of 12m with a qualified parent, guardian or a PADI professional. A Junior Open Water Diver of 12-14 can dive to a depth of 18m with a parent, guardian or a PADI professional.

 

• 5 Theory Sessions

• 5 Confined water Sessions

• 4 Open water Dives

• 4-5 days or approximately 25 hours

PADI Open Water Course

 

The PADI open Water Diver Course is the most popular diving certification in the world.

It's your ticket to an adventure of a life time and it will qualify you to dive with a buddy independent of supervision while applying the knowledge and skills you learn on this course.

You will earn this rating by completing the Knowledge Development sessions, five pool dives, and four Open Water dives.

 

• 5 Theory Sessions

• 5 Confined Water Sessions

• 4 Open Water Dives

• 4-5 days or approximately 25 hours

PADI Advanced Open Water Course

 

The PADI Advanced Open Water course is your next step following your PADI Open Water course. It offers you a structured program where you can expand your diving experience and build on the Knowledge you have learned from your Open Water course. PADI's Advanced Open Water Course has something for everyone with the bulk of the course being in-water performance based.

You will complete a total five dives of which two are compulsory, your Deep dive and your Navigation dive. You then choose a further three dives from the following list:

AWARE Fish ID - Boat Diver - Enriched Air - Multilevel Diver - Night Diver

Peak Performance Buoyancy - Underwater Naturalist - Underwater Photographer

Underwater Videographer

These are only a few of the 28 specialties that PADI offers.

 

• 5 Theory Sessions

• 5 Openwater Dives:

   2 core dives - Navigation and Deep

   3 Elective dives

   (e.g.: Night diving, boat, multilevel…)

 

2-3 days or approximately 15 hours

 

EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE

 

The PADI Emergency First Responder (EFR) is designed to teach you basic training for CPR and emergency care. This is not a diving specific course and it is open to anyone wishing to learn these skills.

Its also meets the CPR and First Aid prerequisite of the PADI Rescue Diver course.

 

3 Classroom sessions

 

min. 1 day approximately 8 hours

PADI Rescue Diver Course

 

The PADI Rescue Diver course is an important step in expanding a diver's knowledge and experience beyond a purely recreational level. During the course you learn new skills in order to assist others and prevent or handle diving emergencies. During the course you are put through your paces undertaking 12 training exercises. There is a knowledge development section to this course and you are required to have passed a sanctioned course in CPR within the past 2 years. The PADI EFR course is highly recommended and can be used to meet this requirement.

 

• 2 Classroom Sessions

• 2 Confined Water Sessions

• 2 days of Openwater Work

 

min. 3 days approximately 20 hours

PADI Dive Master Course

 

Take the first step in your dive career and become a PADI Dive master. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you'll expand your dive knowledge, and hone your skills as you become a dive professional. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities by training you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers. Each course is individually tailored to every applicant. Please ask for details.

 

 

 

IANTD NITROX Diver

 

This course is designed to provide recreational divers with a safer breathing medium for dives in the 12 to 39 meters depth range. Divers may elect to dive the "mix" on air tables, computers or EANx tables. This course covers the use of EANx (Enriched Air Nitrox) mixes in the range of 21% to 40% oxygen content. Prerequisites for the course are Open Water Diver or equivalent. Aged 18 years or over (15 with parental consent) Course content includes a minimum of 4 hours theory, covering EANx (Enriched Air Nitrox) mixes from 21% to 40% oxygen content in tabular form, emphasizing the use of NOAA 1 & NOAA 2 mixes. The use of Buhl Mann air and EANx (Enriched Air Nitrox) 32/36 tables. A written exam & 2 dives (optional see below) on an EANx (Enriched Air Nitrox) mix between 24% to 40%. Dives will not be conducted to depths that exceed student's previous level and may not exceed a maximum depth of 39 meters. A diver completing only the lecture portion of the EANx (Enriched Air Nitrox) program will receive a wall certificate. When the diver logs the minimum two OW dives, and is signed off by an IANTD instructor, the IANTD Eanx (Enriched Air Nitrox) Diver Card will be issued.

 

2 Theory Sessions

2 Open Water Dives

1-2 days or approximately 10 hours

 

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

MONTH

 

AIR

 

WATER

 

VISIBILITY

MARCH-APRIL

 

18-22 C

 

16-18 C

 

10-15 m

MAY-JUNE

 

20-26 C

 

20-24 C

 

15-20 m

JULY-AUGUST

 

28-32+ C

 

25-27 C

 

15-20 m

SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER

 

24-26 C

 

22-25 C

 

15-20 m

NOTES

 

 

 

+/- 2 C

 

 

There is usually no current, only occasionally caused by the weather.

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