SCUBA Diving Center

Name SCUBA Diving Center:
Rica Freedivers
Website SCUBA Diving Center:
ricafreedivers.com (Please mention Dive O'Clock)
Country:
Costa Rica
Island/State/City:
Quepos
Green Fins Member:
No
Marine Conservation Efforts:

Teaching and Diving Conditions

Confined water dives (confined open water or swimming pool):
We have use a pool 2 minutes away from our office and it has a yoga platform overlooking the city of Quepos with an ocean view
Open water dive conditions:
We use a boat for our open water training with visibility generally in the 8m - 15m range, water temp is around 82 F
Classroom details:
We have a comfy class room in Quepos with quick access to the bus and numerous restaurants near by. We have wifi and dont mind if you hang around the shop to use it or stay and converse with other students.
Things to see on fun dives:
Apart from freediving courses and training we also offer trips to cano island or an offshore pinnacle where you can see massive school of jacks, snappers, white tip reef sharks, and more. We can also see mantas and whale sharks there from time to time.
House Reef:
No

Additional SCUBA Diving Courses at this Dive Center

Technical diving courses:
No
Freediving courses:
We teach PADI and Molchanovs freediving courses up to instructor level
Business related courses:
No
Marine conservation courses and projects:
No
Internships:
Our internships prepare you to be a competent member of any freediving center
Other courses:
No

Local Prices

(Indication of your other expenses)
How to get to the SCUBA diving center from the airport:
The closest internation airport is in San Jose, (SJO). There are private shuttles, public buses, and taxis that can take you to the dive shop. We can set up any of these options for you
Transportation costs of description above:
6000 CRC (USD 9.55)
Low budget accommodation (could be a dormitory):
9000 CRC (USD 14.33)
Low budget meal in a bar/restaurant:
2500 CRC (USD 3.98)
Beer in a bar:
1000 CRC (USD 1.59)

SCUBA Diving Instructor / Your Teacher

Brad Stephens
Name:
Brad Stephens
Languages spoken:
English, Spanish
Highest certification level:
Course Director / Instructor Trainer
Certification level mentioned above since:
2021
Number of courses per year:
100
Additional information:
PADI Freediver Instructor Trainer Molchanovs W3 Instructor
Website:
ricafreedivers.com (Please mention Dive O'Clock)

Dive Professional Course Package

SCUBA Diving package:
Zero to Hero Freediving Instructor Internship
Website:
ricafreedivers.com (Please mention Dive O'Clock)
SCUBA Diving professional course level:
Free
SCUBA Diving organization / SCUBA certification agency:
PADI

Duration of the SCUBA Diving Course

Number of preparation days
2
Number of course days
87
Number of examination days
2
Total
91

Group Size of Dive Professional Course

Minimum/maximum number of students per dive course:
1 - 4
Average number of students per dive course:
2
Average number of certified assistants (divemaster / staff instructor ) helping:
0

Team of Dive Professionals

How much is done by the dive instructor himself:
Everything is done by the same dive professional
Dive instructor joining the students at the exams for support.:
Additional languages by team of dive professionals:
English, Spanish

Dive Course Price offer

Package price:
USD 4770
What is included in this dive pro package:
  • Instructor course
  • Instructor course materials
Other things that are included in this package:
Level 1 - 3 Freediving Courses Free Open Water and Pool Training Sessions Video Review of Technique Rental Equipment Photos & Videos 12 Week Training Program Club Training Sessions

Starting Dates

Every month until 01 March 2023
PADI Zero to Hero Freediving Instructor Internship - Quepos - Costa Rica

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