An introduction to scuba diving; 20 minutes in the pool practicing some basic skills and getting used to and confident with the equipment. Introductory theory that gives the student the knowledge to perform all aspects of the open water dive under direct supervision of the PADI INSTRUCTOR. The open water dive will be performed in an open water cenote which is connected to the ocean and has special characteristics. With more aquatic life than a normal cenote and better visibility than the ocean, CASA CENOTE, is the perfect discovery place with a maximum depth of 8 meters and a calm surface. At the end of the program, the student will be added online into the PADI system and can be used towards the PADI Open Water Course within three months anywhere in the world.
PADI OPEN WATER COURSE
A four day program; the first day theory only, second day complete all five confined water sessions in the pool, equipment knowledge and practicing open water skills, third day with the first two open water dives in a fun and easy beginner cenote, fourth day finishing the PADI OWC with two open water dives at an amazing reef full of life and different species of colourful tropical fishes. Once everything is completed, the certification will be finished online, taking no more than few minutes for the student to be in the PADI system as an OPEN WATER DIVER. The certification card will be mailed to the diver’s home address.
PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER COURSE
A three day program; the course being student defined by selecting five adventure dives from a list of 16:
- Altitude Diving
- AWARE-fish identification
- Boat Diving
- Deep Diving
- Diver Propulsion Vehicle Use
- Drift Diving
- Dry Suit Diving
- Multilevel and Computer Diving
- Night Diving
- Peak Performance Buoyancy
- Search and Recovery
- Underwater Naturalist
- Underwater Navigation
- Underwater Photography
- Underwater Videography
- Wreck Diving
Adventure dives in bold are our most popular.
EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE PRIMARY AND SECONDARY CARE
A half day program that teaches you the basics of helping in an emergency.
First aid and CPR are good skills for anyone involved in adventure sports — just in case. And, you need these skills for the PADI Rescue Diver course.What You Learn in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Courses:
- BLS (Basic Life Support) CPR and rescue breathing at the layperson level
- AED (automated external defibrillator) use (optional)
- Preventing and caring for shock
- Spinal injury management
- Use of barriers to reduce disease transmission risk
- Basic first aid and first aid kit considerations
THE PADI RESCUE DIVER COURSE
A three Day program that is challenging and rewarding. Building upon what you’ve already learned, this course expands on what you already know about how to prevent problems, and how to manage them if they occur. Most divers find this course both demanding and rewarding, and at the end, say it’s the best course they’ve ever taken.
What You’ll Learn:
- Self rescue
- Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
- Emergency management and equipment
- Rescuing panicked divers
- Rescuing unresponsive divers