SCUBA Diving Instructor / Your Teacher

Soren Knudsen
Name:
Soren Knudsen
Languages spoken:
Danish, English
Highest certification level:
Course Director / Instructor Trainer
Certification level mentioned above since:
20
Number of courses per year:
50
Additional information:
PADI Tec Rec instructor trainer, IDCSI, solo diver, conservationist,
Website:
www.marineconservationphilippines.org (Please mention Dive o'clock)

SCUBA Diving Center

Name SCUBA Diving Center:
Marine Conservation Philippines
Website SCUBA Diving Center:
www.marineconservationphilippines.org (Please mention Dive o'clock)
Country:
Philippines
Island/State/City:
Negros Oriental
Green Fins Member:
No

Teaching and Diving Conditions

Confined water dives (confined open water or swimming pool):
Open water dive conditions:
We conduct scientific diving year round on a stretch of coast around 70km in length
Things to see on fun dives:
The weekly diving we undertake is mission oriented, and divers on our program take part in conservation efforts to help save mangroves and coral reefs. On Saturdays participants can fun dive.
House Reef:
No

Additional SCUBA Diving Courses at this Dive Center

Technical diving courses:
Yes
PADI TEC40, PADI TEC 45, PADI TEC 50, TRIMIX, Gas-blender courses, compressor operations, technical instructor training up to trimix levels.
Freediving courses:
No
Business related courses:
No
Marine conservation courses and projects:
Yes
Marine Conservation Philippines is a non-profit NGO dedicated to preservation of marine eco-systems. It is quite frankly impossible to participate as a diver, without being involved in the scientific scuba diving we conduct.
Internships:
Yes
We offer long placements for divemaster candidates (3+ months), and science officers interns (6 months)
Other courses:
No

Local Prices

(Indication of your other expenses)
How to get to the SCUBA diving center from the airport:
We pick up participants from the airport. Just let us know when you arrive.
Transportation costs of description above:
0 PHP (USD 0.00)
Low budget accommodation (could be a dormitory):
0 PHP (USD 0.00)
Low budget meal in a bar/restaurant:
0 PHP (USD 0.00)
Beer in a bar:
50 PHP (USD 0.99)

Dive Professional Course Package

SCUBA Diving package:
Marine Conservation Divemaster
Website:
www.marineconservationphilippines.org (Please mention Dive o'clock)
SCUBA Diving professional course level:
Divemaster
SCUBA Diving organization / SCUBA certification agency:
PADI

Duration of the SCUBA Diving Course

Number of preparation days
5
Number of course days
50
Number of examination days
1
Total
56

Group Size of Dive Professional Course

Minimum/maximum number of students per dive course:
1 - 3
Average number of students per dive course:
2
Average number of certified assistants (divemaster / staff instructor ) helping:
1

Team of Dive Professionals

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

Dive Course Price offer

Package price:
USD 3800
What is included in this dive pro package:
  • Divemaster course and exams
  • Divemaster course materials
Other things that are included in this package:
Three daily meals, free tea/coffee/water/snacks and open help-yourself-if-hungry kitchen policy, Accommodation in dorms, full gear rental, marine park fees, transfer, tuition, marine biology lessons,

Starting Dates

PADI Divemaster Course - Negros Oriental, Philippines

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