PADI Advanced Mermaid Course PLUS
PADI & Red Cross Courses Combined
- Starts May 19Starts May 19
- 1,350 US dollars$1,350
- Rancho Simi Community Park Pool
This packaged class is designed to help prepare you to take the PADI Instructor Certification course. It includes: * PADI Advanced Mermaid Certification * American Red Cross Pediatric (Kid) and Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid Certification You must successfully pass this class to proceed to instructor training. This class DOES NOT include the instructor course. This Advanced course content DOES cover the PADI Discover, Basic, and Mermaid class content so, if you sign up for this class you DO NOT need to take those separately. The entire course is approximately 9-13 hours long. We adapt the length of the course to the ability and learning speed of the participants. REQUIRED CLASS SESSIONS: * 2-3 Hours of Dry / Out of Water Learning for the PADI Portion in Simi Valley, CA * 2.5 Hours + Blended Learning for the American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED-BL-r.21 Certification (optional - if you choose not to attend no discount is given) * 5 Hours of Pool-Based Learning in Simi Valley, CA * 2-3 Hours of Beach and Open Water Training in Malibu, CA WHAT IS INCLUDED IN COURSE: * Cert (PIC) Card Fee** PARTICIPANTS PROVIDE: * Their Own Meals / Non-Alcoholic Beverages * Towels, Sunscreen, Notepad, Pencil, Sunglasses, Hat * A SECURE Swimsuit * Weight Belt with 4-8 1# Weights - Freediving / Rubber Style Belt Preferred * Wetsuit Suitable for Pool Temperatures (78-82 degrees F) * Ocean Level Bifins or Long Fins (With Dive Boots if your bifins need them) * Soft Sole Fin Socks / Swim Socks (Dive Boots will not fit mermaid fins) * J-Style Freediving Snorkel * Low Volume Mask * Transportation * Overnight Lodging Accommodations (If Applicable) * Dive Jacket, Robe, or Other Warm Outer Layer * Mermaid Tail (Mertailor Guppy or Cape Cali Diveskin Preferred) SAFETY: Neoprene and/or fabric tails made by Finfolk Productions are not allowed in this class. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: * Ages 12+ * Ability to swim at least 100m continuously without any help or floatation aids without stopping, touching the bottom of the pool, or pausing. * Ability to back float at the surface for 10 minutes continuously without touching the bottom. * PADI Diver Medical Form Signed & Completed by a Physician in the Last 12 Months ** Only Issued Under Successful Completion
Cancellations will not refund any non-refundable fees such as PADI eLearning fees, pool lane reservation fees, or other pre-paid things required for your class. A $50 cancellation fee will be deducted from any cancellation that is not rescheduled if your class date is less than 3 weeks away. Please do your best to avoid rescheduling or cancelling. Only ONE reschedule request will be granted on any reservation.
1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065, USA