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Basic - (PADI) Freediver Course - 1 Day

WaterMaarq Ocean Adventures

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WaterMaarq Ocean Adventures

Our small group dolphin and whale watching cruises, swim with seal boat tours and freediving adventures highlight spectacular scenery, wildlife and underwater features and marine life that you can’t find anywhere else on Earth.

Our Freediving courses are available in Melbourne VIC



1-Day PADI Basic Freediver Course (Cheltenham, VIC)


Discover the beauty, calm and ease of diving without tanks, freediving, swimming underwater by only your breath. Find your inner dolphin and become a freediver on this one-day tailored PADI Basic Freediver course.

Your skindiving skills and techniques will be honed with an instructor who learned to freedive with the best freedivers in the world, including World Champions and record holders Umberto Pelizzari and Stavros Kastrinakis.

The PADI Basic Freediver course is where everyone begins, it is the core foundation course. You MUST be able to swim and be in good physical health to make sure you gain the most from the course. Start right away, you don’t need to train for it or have experience with snorkelling, skin diving or freediving.

The PADI Basic Freediver is your chance to experience the relaxation and calm feelings of what freediving is all about. This base certification course is for each of you that wants to experience the underwater discipline of freediving with ease, learning relaxation and breathing techniques and to “look inside yourself”, searching for the wellness provided by freediving. You will begin to discover the beauty and harmony of freediving.

As the first part of PADI Freediver certification, this is the perfect start for casual skindivers, snorkellers, spearfishing enthusiasts and scuba divers to begin learning core foundations to take with you anywhere in the world.

Course Structure:

  • On-line PADI Freediver Touch interactive self-paced learning
  • Classroom theory and practical breathing & relaxation skills (Cheltenham, VIC)
  • Pool training for static, dynamic and rescue techniques (Cheltenham, VIC)
  • Small groups only (4-8)
  • Tailored approach for individual aims
How To Redeem
  • Valid till 20th April 2019
  • Max 5 vouchers per person
  • Must book at least one week in advance
  • Strictly 48 hrs cancellation/rescheduling policy or voucher is forfeited (voucher is void in case of no-show).
  • Not in conjunction with other offers
  • For Booking: Email to Phone/SMS: 0412 082 171
  • State Voucher Code at time of booking
  • Must present printed or smartphone voucher on arrival
Fine Prints
  • Expiry: 20th April 2019
  • Tour/Course details should be confirmed at the time of booking to avoid errors or confusion.
  • Book online 24/7 with voucher or phone during business hours
  • 48 hour cancellation policy or voucher is forfeited
  • PADI Basic Freediver course for 18 years and over only, medical fitness required
  • Minimum passenger numbers apply to all offers
  • Subject to weather conditions; tours will be rescheduled in the event of unsafe conditions
  • Guests with back, neck, shoulder or heart conditions, those who are pregnant or who have injuries/conditions that may cause a risk to their health are advised to not do these tours, or do so at their own risk
  • Supplier reserves the right to substitute the vessel and/or change the day's itinerary without notice
  • Please bring swimsuit, towel, something warm and a photo or video camera


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