PADI Mermaid Cert - Course #1118

Learn the basics of mermaid freediving safety and mermaid swimming!

  • Starts Nov 18
  • 350 US dollars
  • Simi Valley, CA USA > Address Sent Upon Registration

Service Description

Enjoy the fun and challenge of mermaid swimming in this certification course for teens and adults! This course contains an online class with a live instructor before your in-water class AND also an in water pool practice session where you learn and practice freediving and mermaid skills. Upon mastery of course skills you will receive a Mermaid certification from PADI in the mail. The PADI Mermaid certification program is a great choice if you are interested in learning the fundamentals of freediving safety, ocean and water ecology, and mermaid swimming. All classes are taught by a real professional mermaid! SEPTEMBER COURSE DATES / TIMES: ONLINE CLASS - 6-8PM+ PST on Thursday November 18, 2021 POOL PRACTICE - 4-6PM+ PST on Friday November 19, 2021 based on number of students and student ability. AGES: For Ages 10-Adult. Minor children must have a parent or guardian remain on site. No "drop offs" are allowed. REQUIRED SWIM ABILITY: * The ability to swim at least 50m without swim aids / floatation devices. * The ability to back float on the water's surface at least 5 minutes without sinking. * The ability to submerge and swim under water without panicking. WHAT EQUIPMENT / SUPPLIES TO BRING: * 1 J-Style Freediving Snorkel * 1 Low-Volume, Freediving SCUBA Mask * 1 Set Doc's VENTED Pro Plugs for Ears * 1 Freediving Weight Belt with Small Increment Weights (about four-ten 1# weights is normal). * A SECURE Swimsuit (NO Bikinis please!) * Towels * 1 Pair of Freediving Long Fins OR Bifins (standard SCUBA style fins) > These are needed per PADI standards while practicing the buddy safety drills. * You are welcome to bring a 3-5mm wetsuit to wear if you get cold easily. * A notebook, sun hat, sunglasses, sunblock, water bottle, snacks, sandals, and warm clothes to change in to. * A spandex level mermaid tail with monofin. PERSONAL TAIL USAGE NOTES: Cape Cali Divetails (Mahina monofin), FinFun, and the Mertailor Whimsy (Linden monofin) are the preferred brands of choice for this class. Suntails are also ok. No other brands are currently allowed. LOCATION: Simi Valley, California

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final. If you are unable to attend you can gift your reservation to a friend to attend in your place. If you need to reschedule then a minimum of 14 calendar days advanced notice is required.

Contact Details

(805) 328-4911

Rancho Simi Community Park (By Appointment ONLY) 1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065, USA