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PADI Basic Freediver Durban

Freediving basics certification! Online theory, 2 pool sessions (or "pool-like" conditions)


    Service Description

    Requirements: Swim 200m unassisted, non-stop in a pool setting Minimum age 12 (with consent) Passing Requirements: Pool (for PADI Freediver & PADI Basic Freediver): 1 min 30 sec static 25m DYNB The PADI Basic Freediver course is a subset of the PADI Freediver course. It's a great first step for developing solid freediving skills. You learn basic freediving principles and focus on practicing breathhold techniques in a pool or confined water site. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with snorkeling, skin diving or freediving is required.


    Cancellation Policy

    We follow a no-refunds policy. No refund for online sessions and services (e.g.: eLearning). No refund will be issued if you cancel within 48h of the practical session start time. Advanced notice of at least 48h is needed for rescheduling. However, we will refund you if we cancel an event within 48h of the session and it is not feasible to reschedule.


    About your Instructor.

    Nelson

    I am a marine guide, PhD biologist, Rescue Diver and a Master Freediver Instructor. I also coach Freediving Athletes and have achieved a national record. My students often say that I am the most patient instructor. An intuitive teacher with a soft and humble approach. My personal story around water is one of loss, hardship and perseverance. My dream is to see all people realize the amazing African freediving history and collaborative power of communities.

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