PADI courses

Diving Education

Whether you’re seeking to experience your first breath underwater in the PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience or the next Specialty Diver course to earn your Master Scuba Diver rating, you’ll find the perfect course right here.

The PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience is a great way to find out what scuba diving is really like before you take the full scuba certification course. The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world’s most popular beginner scuba diver training course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle. If you're already a certified diver, what about taking your training further with the PADI Adventure Diver course that helps you get more out of scuba diving by introducing you to new types of scuba diving adventures. You can take your dive training even further with more exploration, excitement and experiences. This is what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about.

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Discover Scuba Diving experience

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Breathing underwater

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to find out but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if you like it. While not an actual scuba certification, during the Discover Scuba Diving experience you’ll learn how to use scuba equipment in shallow water and get a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world. This program allows you to try the basics of diving at the convenience of a local swimming pool under the supervision of a PADI Instructor. During the Discover Scuba Diving, you’ll master some of the basic concepts and scuba skills which would be helpful should you decide to pursue a PADI Open Water Diver course.

PADI Discover Scuba Diving

Try Scuba Diving experience includes:

All scuba equipment
Dive theory introduction
Discover scuba diving experience

What can I do next? After completing your PADI Discover Scuba Diving course you will be issued with a certification of achievement. This is not a recognised diving qualification, but as you will have completed your dives in an open water environment you can get credit towards the PADI Scuba Diver and PADI Open Water Diver. PADI Discover Scuba Diving program participants must be 10 years or older and review, complete and sign the PADI Discover Scuba Diving affirmation of risk and medical history screen before entering the water.



Duration: 2 and ½ hours

€ 50

Training pool in Kreuzberg

Water temperature 27 degrees C


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PADI Open Water Diver course

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Lern how to scuba dive

The PADI Open Water Diver course, the most popular dive program in the world! This basic diving certification is your ticket to a lifetime of intense adventure with PADI, the dive agency that sets the standards in the global diving community. . It qualifies you to dive independently to a maximum depth of 18 meters (60 feet).

The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

Knowledge Development

Learn and review the theory to understand basic principles of scuba diving

Confined Water Dives

Pool training sessions to practice the basic scuba skills

Open Water Dives

Dive in an open water environment (lake or sea)

Are you already planning your next vacation aboard and you want to dive there? With the PADI Open Water Referral option you can even start you course in Berlin, complete the Knowledge development and the Confined Water in the poll and then get certificated during your next vacation. Once qualified you will be able to dive around the world up to 60 feet / 18 meters (40 feet / 12 meters for 10-12 year olds).

Elearning option: you can complete the Knowledge Development of the PADI Open Water Diver course online at your own pace, anytime, anywhere with PADI eLearning.

The Open Water Course will teach you each of the three steps to gain your certification:
THEORY, POOL SKILLS and OPEN WATER DIVES.


Open Water course Packages

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  • Small group training package
    The Open Water course, the world’s most popular scuba course in diving industry. You will complete the theory in self study (or e-learning) then it’s off to do your pool trainings (x3) to make you feel safe and comfortable in the water before heading off to complete four open water dives!
  • 3 Pool Training
  • 4 Open Water Dives
  • Max 4 Students / 1 Instructor
  • PADI E-Learning included

500

PADI OPEN WATER DIVER

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  • Customized training package
    This program is designed to customize your Open Water course as much as possible.You can start your course in Berlin with us and after having the theory and pool session (x3) done you can complete your Open Water training dives on your next vacation to finish your OWD certification.
  • 3 Pool Training
  • -
  • Max 4 Students / 1 Instructor
  • PADI E-Learning included

380

PADI CONFINED WATER DIVER

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PADI Scuba Review Program

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Refresh your skills

You are already a PADI certified diver but haven’t been scuba diving lately? Feeling a bit rusty? The Scuba Review program is just the refresher you need to brush up on your knowledge and skills. A PADI Professional will get you in the water having fun and feeling comfortable again. It’s quick and easy, and a good way to prepare for your next PADI course or get ready for adventure on a diving vacation.

Scuba review program includes:

All scuba equipment
Diving insurance
Instructor

Duration: 2 and ½ hours

€ 60

During the Scuba Review program you’ll go over important
dive safety concepts, dive planning essentials and problem management.


Continuing Education

Advanced and Specialties Courses

Adventure Diver

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The PADI Adventure Diver course helps you get more out of diving by introducing you to new types of scuba diving adventures. It’s a great opportunity to work with your instructor to build your scuba diving skills and gain more confidence. You can choose what you’re most interested in learning. Need to work on your buoyancy skills? Try the Peak Performance Buoyancy Adventure Dive. Want to know what you’re looking at down there? Try the AWARE-Fish Identification Adventure Dive. Choose any three of the following Adventure Dives: Adventure Dives available to scuba divers 10 years old and older: Altitude Diver  AWARE-Fish Identification  Boat Diver  Digital Underwater Photography  Dry Suit Diver  Peak Performance Buoyancy  Underwater Naturalist  Underwater Navigator  Additional Adventure Dives available to scuba divers 12 years old and older: Deep Diver  Diver Propulsion Vehicle  Drift Diver  Multilevel Diver  Night Diver  Search and Recovery Diver  Underwater Videography  Wreck Diver

Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
Minimum age: 10 years
Duration: 1-2 Days / at least 3 dives
Cost: from 250 Euro


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Advance Open Water Diver

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Exploration, Excitement, Experiences. They’re what the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course is all about. And no, you don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed so you can go straight into it after the PADI Open Water Diver course. The Advanced Open Water Diver course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so you can become more comfortable in the water. This is a great way to get more dives under your belt while continuing to learn under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. This course builds on what you’ve learned and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new activities and new ways to have fun scuba diving. You’ll hone your skills by completing five adventure dives that introduce you to: Underwater navigation, Deeper water diving(typically anywhere from 18-30 metres/ 60-100 feet), a sampler of three more Adventure Dives of your choice

Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
Minimum age: 12 years
Duration: 2-3 Days / 5 dives
Cost: 350 Euro


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Emergency First Response

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CPR and First Aid: Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care. Scuba diving class practicing CPRFirst aid and CPR are good skills for anyone involved in adventure sports – just in case. And, you need these skills for the PADI Rescue Diver course. Emergency First Response is a PADI affiliate that specializes in teaching these lifesaving skills – and they’re for anyone, not just divers. Most PADI Instructors are also Emergency First Response Instructors!
What You Learn in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Courses: Scuba diving training class that includes CPR, BLS (Basic Life Support) CPR and rescue breathing at the layperson level, AED (automated external defibrillator) use (optional),Preventing and caring for shock, Spinal injury management, Use of barriers to reduce disease transmission risk, Basic first aid and first aid kit considerations

Prerequisites: -
Minimum age: -
Duration: 1 Day
Cost: 120 Euro


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Rescue Diver

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"Challenging" and "rewarding" best describe the PADI Rescue Diver course. Building upon what you’ve already learned, this course expands on what you already know about how to prevent problems, and how to manage them if they occur. Most divers find this course physically demanding but the education and rescue scenarios build confidence in your diving & the ability to help others in emergency situations. What You Learn: Self rescue, Recognizing and managing stress in other divers, Emergency management and equipment, Rescuing panicked divers, Rescuing unresponsive divers.

Prerequisites: Advanced Open Water Diver
Minimum age: 12 years
Duration: 2-3 Days
Cost: 350 Euro


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Enriched Air (Nitrox)

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The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba diving course, and it’s easy to see why. Scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression dive time. This means more time underwater, especially on repetitive scuba dives.
You will learn:
Techniques for getting more dive time by using enriched air nitrox
Enriched air scuba diving equipment considerations
Enriched air considerations, including managing oxygen exposure, how to tell what’s in your scuba tank and how to set your dive computer

Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
Minimum age: 12 years
Duration: 1 Day
Cost: 150 Euro


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Sidemount

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Find a new and different way to configure your cylinders with the PADI Sidemount Diver course. Sidemount diving offers:

an alternative way to streamline in the water
easier equipment transportation
provides redundant gas supply
ability to monitor all equipment because it’s in front of you
increased gas supply for longer dives

Because you are able to move the cylinder from your back to your side, it instantly takes the pressure off of your back and gives you more flexibility to move and enjoy your dive. Plus, you don’t have to walk to the dive site with the cylinders on your back. You can enter the water and clip them on and go.

Prerequisites: Open Water Diver
Minimum age: 18 years
Duration: 2-3 Days (3-4 Dives)
Cost: 350 Euro


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Divemaster

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Do you have a deep and abiding passion for diving? Or, do you merely love it with all of your heart? If so, you should consider doing what you love for a living: become a PADI Divemaster. When you Join the Tribe™ by becoming a PADI Divemaster, you align yourself with the largest and most respected dive tribe in the world—that of PADI Professionals. These are PADI Divemasters and Instructors sharing a passion for diving and an active concern for the health of the world’s underwater habitats.
The PADI Divemaster course is the first level of the PADI Professional ratings. As a PADI Divemaster you will hold the minimum rating for employment in the diving industry. Your qualification will allow you to supervise recreational diving activities (either boat or land based), work as an Instructional assistant on all PADI courses and is just one step away from a PADI Instructor rating.

Prerequisites: Rescue Diver and EFR
Minimum age: 18 years
Duration: 4-5 Weeks
on Request


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About me

Hi my name is Leandro, I'm a PADI IDC Staff Instructor.

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I can teach all the standard PADI diver courses, from Open Water Diver to Divemaster, the Emergercy First Responce course and the PADI specialties Project Aware, Aware Coral Reef Conservation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Enriched Air Nitrox, Dry Suit, Deep Diving, Wreck Diving, Digital Underwater Photography, and Recreational Sidemount Diving.

Scuba diving is my passion and I love to share it with my students.

I live in Berlin, Germany, and I speak Italian, English and German.

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