Freediving is all the rage at the moment. 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.
The PADI Freediver course consists of three main phases:
- Knowledge development about freediving principles through independent study with the PADI Freediver Touch. Once you register on any level PADI Freediver course with Abyss Freediving, you’ll receive access to the PADI Freediver Touch. It’s like having an instructor in the palm of your hands, guiding you through the learning modules of freediving. Just as you would in a classroom.The beauty is, you can access it anywhere, anytime and once downloaded you don’t even need an internet connection!You access the PADI Freediver Touch by downloading the PADI Library app to your smartphone, tablet or computer. It’s really easy and fun to use. You’ll be provided with instructions when you register for a course.
- Confined water session to learn breath-hold techniques as well as static and dynamic apnea. Goal – static apnea of 90 seconds and dynamic apnea of 25 meters.
- Open water sessions to practice free immersion and constant weight freedives, plus proper buddy procedures. Goal – constant weight freedive of 10 meters.
Freediving is about inward power, discipline, and control. If you’ve always wanted to enter the underwater world quietly, on your own terms, staying as long as your breath allows, then freediving is for you. Learning to freedive is a simple process so you should book your freediving course today.