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Freedive Florida

2501 27th Ave Suite A6 Vero Beach, FL, 32960 

LEARN TO FREEDIVE!

We proudly offer 

Performance Freediving International

FREEDIVER

DEVELOP A THREE MINUTE BREATHHOLD AND FREEDIVE TO 66 FEET/20 METERS IN A TWO-AND-A-HALF DAY COURSE!


Learn the critical freediving skills:

  • ​Breathing Techniques
  • ​Static and Dynamic Apnea
  • Equalizing
  • Kicking and Entry Techniques
  • Streamlining
  • Proper Equipment
  • Freediving Safety

​Typical Schedule:

  • Classroom session on Friday evening with pool  sessions on Saturday and Sunday mornings.
  • Open water sessions will be Saturday and Sunday afternoons.


$349 Tuition Includes:

  • Course manual and student workbook
  • Classroom session
  • Two pool sessions
  • Charter boat fees
  • Certification fees and certification card


Prerequisites:

  • Comfortable swimming in water over your head.
  • At least 10 years old.
  • Mask, snorkel, fins, weightbelt, weights and wetsuit
  • Computer highly recommended


​For more information, download a brochure here.


























2014 FREEDIVER COURSE SCHEDULE

SAFE BUDDY and INTRODUCTION TO FREEDIVING courses run concurrently with the FREEDIVER class.

Course dates for 2014 are as follows:

April 11-13
May 9-11
June 6-8
June 20-22
July 11-13
Aug 15-17
Sept 19-21
Oct 3-5
Nov 14-16
Dec 12-14

​Custom classes (minimum 4 students) and private instruction are also available.






















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For ADDITIONAL Courses

FREEDIVING SAFETY COURSE


We proudly offer 

Performance Freediving International

SAFE BUDDY

​COURSE

BE A BETTER BUDDY! LEARN THE ESSENTIAL TECHNIQUES OF FREEDIVING SAFETY INCLUDING DIRECT SUPERVISION, MANAGING LOSS-OF-MOTOR CONTROL/BLACKOUT SITUATIONS AND ACCIDENT PREVENTION IN A FOUR HOUR COURSE!



This course is designed to educate uncertified freedivers in the safety and rescue techniques necessary for safe breath-hold diving. This program will increase safety during recreational freediving activities. The Safe Buddy program does not include any instruction on improving freediving performance or form.



Typical Schedule: 

  • Classroom session (approximately two hours)
  • Pool session (approximately two hours)

$125 Tuition Includes:

  • Classroom session
  • Pool session
  • Safety instruction from an experienced, certified freediving instructor

Gear Requirements:

  • Mask
  • Fins
  • Snorkel
  • Wetsuit
  • Weight belt with weights​


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Prerequisites:

  • Comfortable swimming in water over your head.
  • At least 10 years old.
  • Mask, snorkel, fins, weightbelt, weights and wetsuit




INTRODUCTION TO FREEDIVING!

Performance Freedivng International

FREEDIVER

POOL-ONLY

DEVELOP A THREE MINUTE BREATHHOLD AND ALL THE  FREEDIVING TECHNIQUES OFFERED IN THE PFI FREEDIVER COURSE BUT WITHOUT THE OPEN WATER INSTRUCTION. AFTER SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THE COURSE, GRADUATES RECEIVE A PFI "POOL ONLY" CERTIFICATION WHICH MAY BE APPLIED TO A FULL PFI FREEDIVER CERTIFICATION AT A LATER DATE.


Learn the critical freediving skills:

  • ​Breathing Techniques
  • ​Static and Dynamic Apnea
  • Equalizing
  • Kicking and Entry Techniques
  • Streamlining
  • Proper Equipment
  • Freediving Safety

​Typical Schedule:

  • Classroom session on Friday evening with pool  sessions on Saturday and Sunday mornings.

$249 Tuition Includes:

  • Course manual and student workbook
  • Classroom session
  • Two pool sessions
  • Certification fees and certification card


Prerequisites:

  • Comfortable swimming in water over your head.
  • At least 10 years old.
  • Mask, snorkel, fins, weightbelt, weights and wetsuit
  • Computer highly recommended


​For more information, download a brochure here.

























SNORKELING

Professional Association of Diving Instructors

LEARN THE BASICS OF SNORKELING AND SKIN DIVING AND EXPLORE THE UNDERWATER WORLD FROM THE SURFACE!



PADI

SNORKELING & SKIN DIVER

COURSE


The course provides basic information on skin diving equipment, dive science, the environment, problem management and safe skin diving practices.Inwater training includes various techniques for donning and adjusting equipment, entering the water, checking buoyancy, surface swimming, clearing water from your snorkel and performing effortless surface dives. You can use your new aquatic skills to explore a brand new world during an optional open water dive.



Typical Schedule: 

  • Classroom session (approximately one hour)
  • Pool session (approximately two hours)


​​$60 Tuition Includes:

  • Classroom session
  • Pool session
  • Instruction from an experienced PADI instructor
  • PADI Skin Diver Certification and card




$120 Tuition Includes:

  • Classroom session
  • Pool session
  • Instruction from an experienced PADI instructor
  • ​PADI Skin Diver Certification fees and  certification card
  • Open water dive (location and time is dependent on weather )


Prerequisites and Gear Requirements

  • At least eight years old
  • Comfortable in the water
  • Mask
  • Fins
  • Snorkel
  • Wetsuit or other exposure protection as needed
  • Weight belt with weights as needed​
  • Snorkeling vest (optional with a 2mm or thicker neoprene wet suit) 

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