The PADI Basic Freediver is the first step to discover the methodology of PADI in Freediving
Always wanting to dive but you have not had any experience yet? Yearning for new adventures to discover the underwater world? You are at the right place, this is where it all begins.
The PADI Basic Freediver is the first level of the four levels available for freediving ( Basic FreeDiver, Freediver, Advanced Freediver and Master Freediver).
PADI BASIC FREEDIVER COURSE IS COMPRISES OF 2 PARTS:
> THEORY SECTION VIA PADI FREEDIVER TOUCH
In the theory section, you will have a short but useful course about freediving. For example, you will emphasise what happen in your body when you dive and get under pressure.
A plenty of tips will be given to you to improve your apnea skills
> PRACTICAL SECTION: PUTTING INTO PRACTICE WHATEVER THAT HAS BEEN LEARNT IN THEORY.
In confined water, via static and dynamic apnea, you learn development and technics that you will apply to open water free diving.
You will also emphasise how to rescue someone in danger. It’s always useful to know how to save someone underwater, even valid for snorkelling or casual swimming.
The PADI basic freediver course as at least 1 open water freedive
During this, you will learn to dive deeper and to extend your personal limits.
There’s a whole world to discover, then you’ll be able to snorkel better and ready to explore the seabed in a good way.
-Day 1 : 8h30 -16h : Meeting point at SSS Phuket for a briefing and then head towards the pool for theory and practical session with your PADI Basic Freediver monitor-Day 2 : Koh Racha Yai is the bigger of the two islands located at the South-east of Phuket. You would be able to find different types of coral, like the deer horn coral ( Acropora cervicornis) which is found in many zones. Also you would be able to spot marine species like barracuda, tuna and the milkfish. Discover the incredible dive sites Lucy, “Do little Do” and the mysterious Marla wreck which are homes to murray eels, scorpion fish and grouper.
7h30 : Meeting at your hotel
8h00-9h30 : Make your way to the island of Phuket with breakfast on board the boat
10h00-11h00 : First dive
11h00 – 12h30 : Hot lunch buffet served on board. Rest and relax under the sun or snorkel if you wish
12h30 -13h30 : Second Dive
13h45 – 15h30 : Return to Chalong Pier
15h30 : Arrival at Chalong
16h00 : Return to hotel