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PADI Discover Mermaid Certification

The Basics of Mermaid Safety For Kids Who Love to Swim!

  • 1 hour
  • 150 US dollars
  • Rancho Simi Community Park Pool

Service Description

In this one hour class you or your child will learn how to put on a rental mermaid tail or fin, the basics of safe breath hold techniques, how to enter and exit the water, how to float, and then have a bit of time to play and to take photos. After successful completion of this class your child will receive a PADI Discover Mermaid card in the mail. AGES / ABILITIES: Children must be at least 6 years of age, at least 48" tall, and be able to float and swim independently, including putting their face in the water and swimming underwater. It is recommended that any children attending have already passed their Red Cross Learn to Swim Level 3 Standard (or YMCA Swim Lesson Level 4) before signing up. WHAT TO BRING: Towels, a SECURE swimsuit, goggles, sandals, sunblock, drinking water, and a change of clothing. A rental fin is provided during class or you can bring your own if you have one of the following brand tails: Mermaid Linden, Suntails, Mertailor Whimsy, FinFin, or Cape Cali. Mermaid Linden is highly recommended for beginners. SAFETY: Neoprene and/or fabric tails made by Finfolk Productions are not allowed in this class. REQUIRED PAPERWORK: A liability release form, the mermaiding practices statement of understanding, and also a diver medical form. These need to be printed, filled out, and brought with you to class. REQUIRED PAPERWORK: A liability release form and also a diver medical form. Both of these need to be printed, filled out, and brought with you to class. STUDENT : INSTRUCTOR RATIOS Classes are private lessons unless you let us know that you would like to add an extra person on (extra cost). If you do, here are our group size limits: 1:1 for Ages 6-8 2:1 for Ages 8-10 4:1 for Ages 10-Adult LOCATION: 1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065 REFUNDS: No refunds are given for no-shows or cancellations less than 14 business days in advance.

Cancellation Policy

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.

Contact Details

  • 1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065, USA

    (805) 328-4911

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