PADI Diving courses

PADI Diving courses

Philippines has became one of the most popular place for scuba diving and El Nido is renowned for its tremendous islands and beaches. Palawan Divers is a PADI 5Star Dive Resort® opened in 2002. With over 10 years of diving expertise, Palawan Divers is the most established dive center in El Nido. We trained and certified thousands of divers. We offer PADI Scuba Diving Courses (from beginner level and up), PADI Specialty courses and PADI Pro Courses. We are a full nitrox facility with a staff of experienced and full-time captains, divemasters and instructors.

freediving beginner course

Duration: 2 days Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm Days: Daily Price: Php12,500 Dive ration: 2 students per instructor Freediving Beginner Course - Theory Before starting, you need knowledge on the fundamentals of freediving. It'll give you the background information you need to freedive safely and allows you to learn at your own pace. The PADI Freediver Touch is an interactive study tool. It includes videos, audios, graphics and reading. You eliminate the need to study on vacation and show ready to dive. How to subscribe? Just book with us! To do so, we ask for a 50% down payment through Paypal. An account is not required. A credit card is enough. Once your...
padi discovery scuba diving

Our PADI Discovery Scuba Diving Course is designed to introduce non-divers to SCUBA with a light amount of theory and in-water training needed. In just one day, our experienced and professional instructors can teach you the basics and take you diving in shallow reefs. The calm sea, good visibility and rich marine life even in shallow waters guarantee you a fantastic and memorable day. Duration: 1 day Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm Dives: 1 introduction dive plus 2 shallow dives Price: Php4,800 Conditions: Be 10 years old. Please check our dive policies and procedures for more information. The PADI Discovery Scuba Diving: how does it work? A day before diving, there will be a short theory session in which...
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The PADI eLearning Open Water Course: why El Nido and the Philippines? With rich marine biodiversity, beautiful sceneries the Philippines is a great place for diving. But with its calm sea conditions and amazing surroundings, El Nido is an ideal place to start diving. The PADI eLearning Open Water Course is a 2- or 3-day program that provides the knowledge and skills you need to become a certified diver. After completing the theories online, you can begin your in-water training with your instructor. It’s easy, exciting and fun! Duration: 2 to 3 days Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm Days: Daily Dives: 6 Dives Price: Php23,500 Dive ration:...
adventure in diving program philippines

The Advanced course consists of 5 adventure dives. 2 of them are compulsory: Underwater Navigation and Deep Dive. As it's a very important skill for us, Palawan Divers has made Peak Performance Buoyancy mandatory as well. We will help you to choose the remaining 2 adventure dives according to your personal interests and preferences. There are no quizzes or exams. Just a chapter to read and a briefing of your instructor before going underwater! Save time by studying online, and then complete your dives when you arrive in El Nido. Duration: 2 days Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm Days: Daily Dives: 5 adventure dives Price: From Php19,500 The PADI...
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This is serious fun. Serious because the Rescue Diver course teaches you how to prevent problems and how to manage them if they occur. This course is more physically demanding than any diving you have done so far. Fun because this course is all about overcoming challenges in a kickass way (and you get the bragging rights after!). Save P3,000 by getting your Emergency First Response with us. • Duration:  3 to 4 days • Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm • Days: Upon request • Price: Php25,000 . US$550 . €415 • Price including EFR: P32,000 ∙ US$740∙€650 Conditions : Be 12 years old. Open Water Diver. Have Emergency First Response Primary...
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The PADI Divemaster course is not only about learning excellent dive skills and deepening your knowledge on dive theory. You will have daily training by being part of our day-to-day operations. The course requirements are extensive, and your instructors will go through these with you before you start. Our Divemaster course lasts for a minimum of 6 weeks and complete your internship here in Philippines. To make the Divemaster formation complete, our course may include Fish ID and Nitrox specialties. • Duration : 6 weeks minimum • Time: 6 days per week • Days: Upon request • Dives: 100 Dives • Price: Starts at Php60,000 • US$1400...
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Why should I choose the Referral Open Water course? First, students who study dive theory back home usually have a longer period of time to learn the information than those who cram during vacation. Referral students tend to have a better grasp of dive theory than those who study on vacation. Second, pool classes back home usually allow students more time to practice and to become comfortable with basic dive skills. There is no pressure to cram an entire open water course into your limited vacation time. *Note that a maximum of six (6) months to a year is...
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The PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Course: What is it Enriched Air? Enriched Air Nitrox is a mixture of oxygen and nitrogen used as a breathing gas in scuba diving. The name “Enriched Air” signifies that the mixture has a higher percentage of oxygen than normal. Special training and certification are required for diving with Enriched Air Nitrox. Duration: 1 day Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm Days: Upon Request Dives: 2 dives Price: Php12,000 If combined with an other PADI course: Php8,000 Condition: Minimum age for this course is 12 years old. Those aged 12-14 years old will be limited to a maximum depth of 21 metres. The PADI Nitrox Enriched Air course: What you will learn: •  How to get...
tech diving el nido palawan

Why going for the PADI Sidemount diving course? Sidemount diving is popular and is developing fast. It combines many advantages: streamlining, flexibility, freedom and safety. For divers who goes in overhead environment, it offers an amazing low profile streamline. • Flexibility: Underwater, cylinders are much more convenient and accessible, unlike back mounted diving tanks. It allows you to dive within overhead environment dives easily. Sidemount diving equipment is also considerably lighter, and less bulky – allowing for easier and cheaper travel. • Accessibility: Sidemount diving gives an immediate access to stages and tank valves. This enables problem identification and allows swifter resolution. Unlike back mounted diving that requires...
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• Why taking the PADI Deep Diver Specialty course? There’s something exciting and mysterious about exploring deep dive sites. But without proper training this kind of diving is an uncontrollable safety risk. To plan your dives properly you must first know about all of the potential risks involved in Deep Diving. A wreck might be attractive as well as a school of fish on a dive wall. Whatever it is, to scuba dive with confidence at depths down to 40 meters (130 feet), you should take the PADI Deep Diver Specialty course. • Duration: 2 days • Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm • Days: Upon Request • Dives: 4 Dives...