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(08) 9353 2488

129 Welshpool Road, Perth WA - OPEN 7 DAYS

Freediving Courses Perth


The Stage A Freediving course is aimed to provide basic knowledge of the different Freediving categories, the important rules of behaviour and the safest way to perform Freediving while allowing the fastest improvement.

This course results in an international certification from Apnea International

Freediving Courses

Course director Erez Beatus - AIDA/ FDI/ APNEA ACADEMY/ I.A.F.D/ Apnea International Instructor

Courses Instructed by Samson McAdam - Apnea International Instructor

The Stage A is also a PADI Distinctive speciality and results in a PADI Specialty Certification card that may count towards your Master Scuba Diver certification.

This Freediving course will cover:

  • Freediving categories.
  • Safety for Freediving. Rules of behavior for Freediving.  
  • The buddy system and the role of the buddy and diver in training.
  • Training session planning.
  • The difference between a depth session and a spearfishing session.
  • Equipment for Freediving. Which mask, snorkel, fins and suit to choose when you go training.
  • Physiology for Freediving
  • Proper breathing for Freediving. We will discuss the first of 3 stages of proper breathing.
  • Relaxation techniques for static training. Relaxation is the most important aspect of static training.
  • Equalization techniques.
  • Preventing pressure injuries (barotraumas) whilst Freediving.
  • Freedive emergencies.
  • Avoiding and reacting to blackout and a surface samba (loss of motor control).

Course Structure:

Price $550 Includes:

Day One: Pool training and theory
Day Two: Open water training and theory
Certifcation Card
Course Manual

Optional Boat Dives ($80)

Stage A Freediving Course Pre-requisites:

Minimum Age: 16 (13 with parental consent)
Pool Training: Static session + Dynamic Session
Open Water Training: 2 sessions (Boat diving - two, one hour sessions; or Shore diving two, two hour sessions)


Equipment Requirement:

All students are required to own their own Freediving mask, snorkel, fins and wetsuit. Dolphin Scuba Diving is happy to customise a package to suit your needs and offer a student discount.

Freediving Course Dates:

Freediving courses are available every weekend, during the week, can be scheduled on various dates both during the week and on weekends. Please contact the shop on (08) 9353 2488 for the next course.
To book or for more information please contact Dolphin Scuba Diving on 08 9353 2488 or email dolphin@dolphinscuba.com.au

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Address: 125-129 Welshpool Rd, Perth, WA Australia PH:(08) 9353 2488.