PADI Freediver Course

Includes a pair of Freediver Fins valued at $140.

From $550

select your course date

 

Your first step toward discovering why freediving is becoming a popular way to explore beneath the waves. No previous freediving course is required. 

Who should take this course?

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. Taking the PADI Freediver course is your first step toward discovering why freediving is becoming a popular way to explore beneath the waves.

To enrol 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 snorkelling, skin diving or freediving is required.

 

 

select your course date

 

What will you learn?

The PADI Freediver course consists of three main phases:

  • Knowledge development about freediving principles through independent study with the PADI Freediver Touch™ (or your instructor may conduct class sessions).
  • 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 metres
  • Open water sessions to practise free immersion and constant weight freedives, plus proper buddy procedures. Goal: constant weight freedive of 10-16 metres

How can you start learning now?

Contact us and get the PADI Freediver Touch tablet app. The Touch is an interactive study tool that gives you the background information you need to freedive safely and allows you to learn at your own pace. Your PADI Freediver Instructor will check on your progress and make sure you understand important freediving information.

Good news: The PADI Freediver Touch also includes all learning materials for the PADI Advanced Freediver and Master Freediver courses.

What freediving gear will you use?

In the PADI Freediver course, you learn to use a mask, snorkel and fins, and may also use a wetsuit and weight belt. Using gear designed specifically for freediving is best, however, in this course, you may be able to use snorkelling equipment you already own.

Check with us about the gear you will use during this course and get advice about everything you need from your PADI Freediver Instructor.

Next Step

Learning to progressively go deeper and stay longer on one breath is incredibly satisfying, so don’t wait.

  • Enrol in a PADI Freediver course at Abyss Scuba Diving
  • Get the PADI Freediver Touch from our store to start studying.

PADI Freediver Course

  Start Date Places Available   Price    
10 Oct 2020 0 AU$ 550.00

Confined Water Session
Sat 10 Oct 2020
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Session
Sun 11 Oct 2020
09:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Request More Info

24 Oct 2020 3 AU$ 550.00

Confined Water Session
Sat 24 Oct 2020
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Session
Sun 25 Oct 2020
09:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Request More Info

31 Oct 2020 2 AU$ 550.00

Confined Water Session
Sat 31 Oct 2020
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Session
Sun 01 Nov 2020
09:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Request More Info

14 Nov 2020 3 AU$ 550.00

Confined Water Session
Sat 14 Nov 2020
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Session
Sun 15 Nov 2020
09:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Request More Info

28 Nov 2020 4 AU$ 550.00

Confined Water Session
Sat 28 Nov 2020
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Session
Sun 29 Nov 2020
09:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Request More Info

12 Dec 2020 4 AU$ 550.00

Confined Water Session
Sat 12 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Session
Sun 13 Dec 2020
09:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Request More Info

19 Dec 2020 4 AU$ 550.00

Confined Water Session
Sat 19 Dec 2020
10:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Session
Sun 20 Dec 2020
09:00 AM
05 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Request More Info

  • Advanced Freediver Course - SydneyAdvanced Freediver Course - Sydney

    Advanced Freediver…

    The PADI Advanced Freediver course in Sydney is designed to fulfil that personal need to refine and improve […] 
  • A Career as a PADI Freediving InstructorA Career as a PADI Freediving Instructor

    A Career as a PADI…

    Freediving is now the fastest growing segment of the recreational diving industry, with PADI recoding a growth […] 
  • PADI Freediving InstructorPADI Freediving Instructor

    PADI Freediving Instructor

    Freediving is one of the fastest growing segments of the diving industry. Becoming a PADI Freediving Instructor […]