PADI Discover Scuba Diving, Kissamos Chania Crete
What is it?
A program aiming at friends who want to try scuba diving for the first time.
How long does it take?
A total of about 3 hours for 1 dive and about 6 hours for 2 dives
What is included?
Theoretical training with Knowledge Development on the following topics:
• Breathing rules and equation techniques
• Purpose and use of equipment
• Hand signals
• Regulator and mask cleaning techniques
• Respect to aquatic life
• Importance to keep tracking of the Instructor and stay close to him
• Program constraints and value of further education
Practicing (diving) in shallow water by doing the following exercises:
• Underwater breathing
• Cleaning the regulator
• Recover the regulator
• Cleaning the mask
• Equalization techniques
• Inflate and deflate the BCD on the surface
• Relaxed tour with a maximum depth of 6 meters
As long as the requirements of the program are successful, there is the possibility for a second dive with a maximum depth of 12 meters.
And it includes diving insurance, diving equipment, program participant guide, diving center to diving site and back transfers, commemorative photos and of course the taxes.
What else do I need to know?
Bring with you a good mood, swimsuit, towel and dry clothes for after the end of the activity. It is also good to inform us about your height, body weight and your shoe size. From our side, you should be aware that before any activity in the water we will ask you to fill in a medical questionnaire that you can download here. If the answer to a question is YES then before any activity in the water we will need a doctor’s approval.