SCUBA Diving Instructor / Your Teacher

Simone Gerritsen
Name:
Simone Gerritsen
Languages spoken:
Dutch, English, German, Indonesian (Bahasa)
Highest certification level:
Course Director / Instructor Trainer
Certification level mentioned above since:
1993
Number of courses per year:
10
Additional information:
Europe's first female Course Director since 1993.
Website:
thalassamanado.com (Please mention Dive o'clock)

SCUBA Diving Center

Name SCUBA Diving Center:
Thalassa Dive Resort Manado
Website SCUBA Diving Center:
thalassamanado.com (Please mention Dive o'clock)
Country:
Indonesia
Island/State/City:
Manado, Sulawesi
Green Fins Member:
No

Teaching and Diving Conditions

Confined water dives (confined open water or swimming pool):
We have a pool for confined water practice which is shared with resort guests.
Open water dive conditions:
Housereef has a fixed structure for practicing Peak Performance Buoyancy with visibility between 5 and 20 meters. The best dive sites for course exercises is at Bunaken Island. There, the visibility is between 10 and 30 meters, and water temperatures are at 28 - 30 degrees Celsius.
Classroom details:
We have a fully equipped classroom with AC, studying materials & books, free water tea & coffee is available. Wifi is available at both the classroom and the resort lounge.
Things to see on fun dives:
Green & hawksbill turtles, white- & black tip reef sharks, giant clams, dolphins, around Bunaken. Macro life includes nudibranchs, shrimp, frogfish, seahorses, pipefish etc. The Molas Shipwreck is at our housereef, lying at a depth between 20 and 40 meters.
House Reef:
Yes

Additional SCUBA Diving Courses at this Dive Center

Technical diving courses:
No
Freediving courses:
Yes
We can offer Freediving courses: AIDA 1 to 4.
Business related courses:
No
Marine conservation courses and projects:
No
Internships:
Yes
Divemaster Internships are available upon request.
Other courses:
No

Local Prices

(Indication of your other expenses)
How to get to the SCUBA diving center from the airport:
We offer airport transfers from and to the airport.
Transportation costs of description above:
446000 IDR (USD 31.82)
Low budget accommodation (could be a dormitory):
750000 IDR (USD 53.50)
Low budget meal in a bar/restaurant:
20000 IDR (USD 1.43)
Beer in a bar:
50000 IDR (USD 3.57)

Dive Professional Course Package

SCUBA Diving package:
Dive Instructor Course with Accommodation
SCUBA Diving professional course level:
Instructor
SCUBA Diving organization / SCUBA certification agency:
PADI

Duration of the SCUBA Diving Course

Group Size of Dive Professional Course

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

Team of Dive Professionals

How much is done by the dive instructor himself:
Dive instructor joining the students at the exams for support.:
No
Additional languages by team of dive professionals:

Dive Course Price offer

Package price:
0
What is included in this dive pro package:
Other things that are included in this package:
Including Emergency First Response, Master Scuba Diver Trainer, and more.

Starting Dates

Every month in 2019
PADI Dive Instructor Course - Manado, Sulawesi, Indonesia

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