ABOUT RECREATIONAL DIVE


According to our experience we can assure you that recreational Diving is a sport that grows every day in relevance worldwide, since many are interested in underwater life by simple knowledge or by a desire for ecological conservation or some others have an adventurous spirit.
It is necessary to be certified to dive, this implies  acquiring  knowledge and practical skills that are necessary to perform on a safe and responsable way.
In this section you will find the courses that we offer from: basic certification level to the most advanced specialties  in  RECREATIONAL DIVING.

RECREATIONAL DIVE INCLUDES

PADI and SNSI offers you the opportunity to dive for the first time as a non certified diver just taking a short course or get certified from Open Water to Rescue Diver getting the ability to become a great recreational diver.

PADI DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING COURSE


If you want to try scuba diving for the first time, then live an unforgettable experience: Discover Scuba Diving. A simple lesson with practice in confined water and soon you will be enjoying the wonders of the sea!
The Discover Scuba Diving program brings you even closer to PADI´S international open water license : if at the end of this experience you discover,  that you want to pursue the certification, your Discover Scuba Diving will be credited towards your  Open Water Diver course.

SCHEDULE:
Check in 12:30 – 4:00 pm

INCLUDES:
1. Orientation.
2. Practice in pool or confined water.
3. One or two.
4. Full equipment.

PRICES:
110 USD (rental equipment included)

 

PADI SCUBA DIVER / SNSI EASY DIVER COURSE


This course is the entrance to the Open Water Diver Course. It opens you the possibility to discover the underwater world guided by a dive master or a scuba instructor. You will start by reading the 3 first  chapters of the open water diver manual , followed by pool practice and two open water dives with an instructor. At the end of the two-day course you will be qualified to dive to a depth of 12 meters accompanied by a dive master or instructor. (This is only a partial course that allows you to dive accompanied by professionals, so we highly recommend taking the full OPEN WATER COURSE).

INCLUDES:
– 1 or 2 day certification course
– Open Water Diver manual
– Theory classes
– Pool session
– Full equipment
– 2 ocean boat dives
– Exam
– Certification

SCHEDULE:
Registration: You will be provided with a PADI or SNSI Open Water manual to read 3 chapters.  
Day 1: Theory review, quizzes, equipment overview & pool training.
9:00 am – 11:00 pm 

Day 1 or 2: 2 boat dives, we will practice all the skills learned at the pool in shallow reefs (30ft to 40ft).
12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Exam + Certification

PRICE:
$335 USD

UPGRADE FROM PADI OR SNSI SCUBA DIVER TO OPEN WATER DIVER


The PADI or SNSI Open Water Diver certification allows you to go down to 60 ft. (18 m) accompanied by another diver. With this upgrade you will be fully certified.
You will start with a theory review and pool practices (chapters 4 and 5) and continue with a 2-tank open water dives, improving the general knowledge during the whole course.
 
This course includes:
– 1-2 days certification course
– Open Water Diver manual
– Theory classes
– Pool session
– Full equipment
– 2 ocean boat dives
– Exams
– Certification
 
SCHEDULE:
Registration: You will have to bring your Open Water manual, read 4th and 5th chapters and answer the knowledge reviews.
Day 1: Theory review, quizzes, equipment overview & pool training.     8:00 – 11:00 am 
Day 1 afternoon: 2 boat dives, we will practice all the skills learned at the pool in shallow reefs (30ft to 40ft).   12:00 pm – 4:00 pm + exam.
Or you can chose:
Day 2: 2 fun boat dives up to 60ft and more skills practice if needed – final test 8:30 am – 12:00 pm + exam.

PRICE:
235 USD (gear rental included).

PADI E-LEARNING OPEN WATER DIVER PROGRAM


If you want to save time and start your course online, you can start immediately with the knowledge development part and work at your own pace using the PADI eLearning® system. This comfortable and interactive study option allows you to learn at any time and in any place where you have an internet connection.

Once PADI certifies you of the theoretical part, you will receive a certificate by email, (with a validity of 12 months) you will have to bring it the first day when you come to Phantom Divers.

PRICE:
start your diving adventure right now  with PADI e-learning program for only 
190 USD at PADI’S WEB SITE. +
325 USD to complete confined water training and 4 boat dives at PHANTOM DIVERS.

Click on the following link to see more details: https://apps.padi.com/scuba-diving/elearning/?irra=20631

The practical part can be done in 2 or 3 days.

SCHEDULE:
Day 1: Registration at PHANTOM DIVERS office. Pool training. It takes about 2-3 hrs.

         9:00 -11:00 am

Day 1: 2 boat dives, we will practice all the skills learned at the pool in shallow reefs (30ft to 45ft).
           12:30 – 4:00 pm

Day 2: 2 fun boat dives up to 60ft and more skills practice if needed.
            8:30 am – 12:00  pm Certification. 

OPEN WATER REFERRAL COURSE


If you have already started the theoretical part and practices in confined water (with PADI, SNSI or any other certifying agencies such as: SSI, CMAS, NAUI, IDEA, ACUC, etc.) you will be able to complete the full open water course with us, just bring your referral form signed by your instructor and one of our professional dive instructor will finish your course.

INCLUDED:
1. 2 days of 2 boat dives with exercises.
2. Full equipment.
3. PADI/SNSI certification.

PRICE:

$ 260 USD

PADI / SNSI OPEN WATER DIVER


The Open Water Diver course will change your life forever. You will learn all the under water world secrets and  become an internationally certified diver.
You will start with some theory and pool classes to continue towards open water dives, obtaining the acknowledgement throughout the course. The Open Water Diver certification will allow you to dive at a maximum depth of 60 feet maximum. This is just the beginning! Soon, as a certified diver, you will be able to discover the fabulous diving destinations around the world, meeting interesting people and living unique experiences!
 
SCHEDULE: 
Registration: You will be provided with the Open Water Diver Manual to start reading the first 3 chapters.
Day 1: Theory review, quizzes, equipment and pool training (finish the last chapters for the next day).
Day 1 or 2: 2 boat dives where we will practice the skills learned in the pool in 2 shallow reefs (max. 45 feet). 
Day 2 or 3: 2 fun boat dives down to 60 feet to  brush up on your learned diving skills. Final exam.
 
INCLUDES: 
1. 2-3 day course. 
2. Open Water Diver manual. 
3. Theory class. 
4. Pool Practice. 
5. Full rental equipment. 
6. Practices in open water and 4 boat dives. 
7. Final Exam. 
8. Certification.

PRICE:
$425 USD

*The certification can be with PADI or SNSI. SNSI offers you the option of including the Nitrox certification (Enriched Air Diver) without any extra charge!
(You will save 150 USD that is the price for the Nitrox course itself).

At the end of the course we will give you a temporary card, and then you will receive the permanent one by mail.  

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PADI OR SNSI ADVANCED OPEN WATER COURSE


Learn and experience more diving adventures with the Advanced Open Water Diver Course. As you upgrade from Open Water Diver, you will do 5 dives and have the opportunity to try some of the most rewarding, fun and specialized diving activities.
You will also be able to dive at a depth of 100 feet.

The Advanced Open Water Diver course includes:
– 2-3 day certification course for dives up to 30 meters
– Theory
Advanced Diver Manual
– 5 open water ocean dives:
With PADI – 2 MANDATORY:  Navigation, Deep + 3 OPTIONAL AMONG THE FOLLOWING: boat, drift, night, peak performance buoyancy, underwater photography with your own camera, underwater naturalist purchasing the table of species, wreck.
With SNSI – 2 MANDATORY: Buoyancy, Deep + 2-3 OPTIONAL AMONG THE FOLLOWING: boat, drift, navigation, night.
– Certification

REQUISITES:
With PADI – Open Water Diver certification by PADI or the equivalent with other agencies (SSI, SNSI, CMAS, FMAS, NAUI, etc).
With SNSI – Open Water Diver certification by SNSI, or the equivalent with other agencies (SSI, PADI, CMAS, FMAS, NAUI, etc); To get certified you need at least 18 logged dives.
This course can be done in a minimum of 2 days and the time that you need to read the manual (only 5 chapters). You can schedule the dives as you wish,
We can start any day,  just make the reservation a day in advance.

SCHEDULE:
You can choose the following schedules for your dives:
a) 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
b) 12:30 – 4:00 pm   During this time you cannot do the deep dive, since we dive deep only in the morning.
c) 30 minutes before the sunset for the night dive

PRICE:
$345 USD

PADI RESCUE DIVER COURSE


This 3-day course will expand your knowledge and experience. The Rescue Diver learns to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of the other divers. The Rescue Diver training will prepare you to anticipate and manage problems and diving emergencies.

INCLUDES:
1. Full equipment.
2. Rescue Diver Manual.
3. Preparing an emergency assistance plan for a dive site.
4. 10 Exercises for training in Rescue and Self-Rescue techniques.
5. Rescue drills 1 and 2.
6. 2 boat dives in open water, where you will practice the skills learnt in confined water.
7. Theory, exam and certification.

REQUISITES:
1. Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent.
2. Minimum age of 12 years old.
2. Emergency First Response training achieved in the last 24 months. The training can be completed in conjunction with the Rescue Diver course.
EFR COURSE $120 USD.

PRICE:
$450 USD