Scuba Diver

Minimum Age: 10 Years

Duration: 2 Days

 

The Scuba Diver is the "little sister" of the Open Water Diver course and ideal for everyone with little time. 

This course consists of dive theory, the learning of different dive skills under and above the water and 2 Open Water Dive to practice the just learned skills.

After completion of the course you will be qualified to dive under the supervision of a dive professional and to a maximum depth of 12 metres.

An Upgrade to Open Water Diver is possible anytime.

Open Water Diver

Minimum age: 10 years

Duration: 4 days

 

The PADI Open Water Diver Course will teach you all necessary skills and knowledge you need to start your hobby scuba diving in a safe and responsible way. Theory lessons and confined water training are the basis for following 4 open water dives where you apply your new skills. With the written exam (multiple choice) you and the instructor will be sure you have understood all important principles of scuba diving. The Open Water Diver entitles you to dive to 18 metres maximum (12 metres for students under the age of 15 / with Junior Open Water certification).  The entire diving equipment, a logbook and transfer to dive sites are included.

The purchase of the PADI Open Water Diver Manual as well as paying the final certification fee is mandatory.

Advanced Open Water Diver

Minimum age: 10 years

Duration: 2.5 days / 5 dives

We recommend this course for divers who have successfully accomplished their Open Water Diver and have gained some experience with pleasure dives. This course consists of 5 adventure dives with different focuses. The deep dive and navigation dive are compulsory. The subject for the three remaining dives can be chosen. In Gozo we recommend to choose "Peak Performance Buoyancy", "Fish Identification", "Night Dive", or "Wreck Diving".

The purchase of the PADI Adventures in Diving Manual is mandatory. The entire diving equipment and transport to the dive sites is included. PADI Certification fee needs to be paid prior final certification.

 

Rescue Diver

Minimum age: 12 years

Duration: 2 - 3 days

Prerequisites: Current First Aid course certification incl. CPR, e.g. EFR course The Rescue Diver is an ideal course for somebody with a bit more diving experience and who would like to perfect his skills in and around the water. Emphasis in this course are helping yourself and others in difficulties, and becoming completely confident in any diving situation. Purchase of PADI Rescue Diver manual and paying PADI certification fee is mandatory. All  practical in-water training, the full diving equipment and transfer to the dive sites are included in the course.

Specialty Courses

Please see our portfolio of PADI Specialty courses. All courses include the full diving equipment and transfer to dive sites. Purchase of the respective course manual and payment of PADI certification fee is mandatory.

 

Peak Performance Buoyancy

Minimum Age: 10 years Preconditions: (Junior) OWD or equivalent

Duration/dives: 1 day, 2 dives

 

Underwater Navigator

Minimum Age: 10 years

Preconditions: (Junior) OWD or equivalent

Duration/dives: 3 dives

 

Night Diver

Minimum Age: 12 years

Prerequisites: (Junior) OWD or equivalent

Duration/dives:  3 dives

 

Fish Identification

Minimum Age: 10 years

Prerequisites: (Junior) OWD or equivalent

Duration/dives: 2 dives

 

Wreck Diver

Minimum Age: 15 years

Prerequisites: PADI Adventure Diver or equivalent

Duration/dives: 4 dives

 

Deep Diver

Minimum Age: 15 years

Prerequisites: PADI Adventure Diver or equivalent

Duration/dives: 4 dives

 

Emergency First Response Provider

Minimum Age: -

Prerequisites: -

Duration: 1 day

 

Digital Underwater Photographer (DUP)

Minimum Age: 10 years

Prerequisites: (Junior) OWD / resp. snorkel option without certificate

Duration: 1 day / 2 dives

 

Enriched Air Diver (Nitrox)

Minimum Age: 12 years

Prerequisites: (Junior) OWD or equivalent

Duration:  half day, no dive included & required

Divemaster

Minimum age: 18 years

Prerequisites: Rescue Diver, 40 logged dives, CPR and First Aid certification within 24 months, medical clearance to dive

Duration: depends on previous dive experience

We offer limited spaces for a Divemaster Trainee internship each season . Preconditions are Rescue Diver and a minimum of 3 months commitment. 

If you are interested please send an e-mail with your CV to info@calypsodivers.com, c/o Tom & Tanja.

© 2015 by Calypso Diving Centre. Proudly created with Wix.com

MTA licence number: DIVE 0041