PADI Discover Scuba Diving
A quick and easy introduction into what it takes to explore the underwater world. Although this is not a scuba certification course, you’ll learn all the steps it takes to be a PADI certified diver.
Have you always wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to try scuba diving, but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is for you. PADI dive shops offer this program either in a pool, off a beach or from a dive boat. You can try scuba close to home or while you’re on vacation at a dive destination.
While not a scuba certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world. To sign up for a PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience, you must be at least 10 years old. No prior experience with scuba diving is necessary, but you need to be in reasonable physical health.
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What you will learn
You learn the basic safety guidelines and skills needed to dive under the direct supervision of a PADI Professional. If you make an open water dive, you’ll practice a few more skills in shallow water to prepare for your adventure. Get ready to:
Go over the scuba equipment you use to dive and how easy it is to move around underwater with your gear.
Find out what it’s like to breathe underwater.
Learn key skills that you’ll use during every scuba dive.
Have fun swimming around and exploring.
Hear about becoming a certified diver through the PADI Open Water Diver course.
On the day
We pick you up at 08:45 and bring you to the dive centre to check that the equipment fits correctly and go through some simple paperwork then we set off to a beautiful sandy bay around 20 minutes from the dive centre.
Firstly, we give you an in depth briefing at the beach then we enter the water and do three very basic skills in shallow, calm water. We then we will take you on a dive around the reef, which is teeming with life to a maximum of six meters with a PADI Instructor and a Divemaster who will take photos of your time underwater which you can keep for free to show friends and family back home.
After a short surface break, we head back in to do a second dive to a new depth of 12 meters where you have a good chance of seeing Stingrays, Octopus, Angle sharks (completely harmless) and maybe even an Atlantic Green Turtle or two!
We charge just €99 for this truly amazing experience and this includes all equipment, insurance cover, transportation in our air-conditioned vehicles and souvenir photos of your experience.
Our guides are extremely professional, experienced and friendly and they will do their utmost to create a very special day for you.
There will be a maximum ratio of 4 students to 1 instructor. Minimum age 10 years old