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PADI Open Water Diver

Full course $320.00

 
This course consist of completing a PADI eLearning program which we will assign to you so you can complete the theory at home to then come and complete the practical portion of the course with us, training first in shallow water to practice skills that will help you handle any problem that may occur while diving as well as to be able to control state underwater to then be able to train in deeper water exploring the reefs and shipwrecks of Bocas del Toro in a safe and eco friendly manner.
 
The theoretical portion of the course usually takes students between 8 to 12 hours to complete and the practical portion of the course takes three days with schedules from either 8am to 1:30pm or 1pm to 6:30pm.
 
The price includes 5 shallow water skill practice dives plus 4 open water dives (temperature is between 27 to 30 degrees Celsius, average maximum depths are between 2 to 18 meters), Professional Dive Instructor, PADI eLearning materials, dive gear, boat transportation to the dive sites & snacks between open water dives.
 
After completing the course you are able to come diving with us and make 2 day dives at a student rate of only $70.00 to keep practicing your skills and for more exploration and fun underwater.

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

Full Course $320.00

 
If you already have your Open Water Diver certificate then the next step for you is to further train yourself into mastering your buoyancy control, planing deep dives, navigating to find your way or finding missing objects underwater, explore wrecks, go night diving or learn more about the marine life’s behavior or their identification.
 
The course consist on completing a PADI eLearning program which we can assign to you and usually takes students about 6 to 10 hours to complete. The practical portion of the course takes 2 days and will take you on 5 different adventure dives with 4 dives during day time from either 8am to 1:30pm or 1pm to 6:30pm and a night dive from 6pm to 8:45pm
 
The price includes 5 open water dives (temperature is between 27 to 30 degrees Celsius, average maximum depths are between 12 to 30 meters), Professional Dive Instructor, PADI eLearning materials, dive gear, boat transportation to the dive sites & snacks between day dives.
 
After completing the course you are able to come diving with us and make 2 day dives at a student rate of only $70.00 to keep practicing your skills and for more exploration and fun underwater.

PADI Rescue Diver

Full Course $390.00

 
If you are an advanced open water diver and would like to further train to help yourself and others to manage problems and distress situations while diving then this is the course for you.
 
To start we will take you on two day dives to asses your diving skills and train you in self rescue, then we will train surface skills to handle tired, distressed, unconscious and panicked divers at the surface, next step is to train underwater search patterns to find missing divers, assist distressed and out of air divers as well as to surface unconscious divers from underwater and the final test will be to manage and control two final scenarios and put your trained skills to the test.
 
The course consist on completing a PADI eLearning program which we can assign to you and usually takes students about 8 to 12 hours to complete. The practical portion of the course takes 4 days during day time from either 8am to 1:30pm or 1pm to 6:30pm.
 
 
After completing the course you are able to come diving with us and make 2 day dives at a student rate of only $70.00 to keep practicing your skills and for more exploration and fun underwater.

The best little dive shop in paradise. Come dive or get certified with us. We offer a personalized service and the guarantee that you will have a smile at the end of the day 🙂

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