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.

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Our Freediving Trips: Recreational Diving El Nido’s islands offer a wide variety of ecosystem just a quick boat ride away. Freediving in El Nido means great opportunities of exploring and finding each time a new underwater scenery. This variety and the incredible landscape above the water are El Nido’s strong point. Take advantage of it and mix training and fun dives on some of the bay’s most exciting dive sites, which range from steep walls covered with corals, underwater tunnel and caves, huge rock formations… Dives: 3 Dives Duration: 1 hour each Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm Days: Daily Includes: Instructor fees . equipment rental . boat transportation...
Discovery Freediving

You’re curious about freediving but you’re not sure if you’re ready for a full course. The Discovery Freediving Day is for you. You’ll learn the basics with your instructor. The in water training will be done in one of the islands of Bacuit Bay. With its calm and clear waters, El Nido is perfect for first-timers. Duration: 1 Day Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm Includes: Theory, Relaxation & Breathing, Static, Dynamic, Depth training Price: Php4,800 The Discovery Freediving day: get ready! The day before diving, we’ll be waiting for you at Palawan Freedivers for your course orientation. You’ll meet up with our team, be introduced to your guide, fill out papers...
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The Freediving Beginner Course is a 2-day program that provides the knowledge and skills you need to become a certified freediver. After completing your theory online, you can begin your in-water training with your instructor. Our experienced instructors will introduce you to the wonderful world of freediving in a relaxed and safe manner. It’s easy, exciting and fun! After completing this course, you’ll be more confident whenever you are! You’ll have the opportunity to dive up to 16m. Duration: 2 Days Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm Includes: Theory, Relaxation & Breathing, Static, Dynamic, Depth training Price: Php12,500   The Freediving Beginner Course: theory Before starting your in-water training, you need basic...
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...
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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. The PADI Discovery Scuba Diving: how does it work? A day before diving, there will be a short theory session in which you will learn the important basic rules for scuba diving (dealing with water pressure, breathing on scuba,...
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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:...
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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 day Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm Days: Upon request Price: Php25,000 Price including EFR: P32,000 Conditions : Be 12 years old. Open Water Diver. Have Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training within the past...
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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 Conditions: Be Rescue Diver Age: 18 years and above Experience:...
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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...