Instructs competent and comfortable freedivers in the art of spearfishing with emphasis on safety, selectivity, and effective hunting techniques. Instruction will cover psychological and physiological factors that contribute to successful spearfishing performance. Sheri Daye and Daryl Wong are the instructors for this class.
Is this course for you?
You’re comfortable with basic freediving skills and achieve depths anywhere from 4 – 12m / 10 – 40 feet with relative comfort and have a breath-hold time of 1 minute or longer. You have either none or limited spearfishing experience and would like to get started or improve on current skills. If so, then this is the course for you!
Download and review the PFI medical form. If you say YES to any questions you may need to get doctors approval to take part in the course. Email us if you have any questions about the medical form.
Spearfishing covers the following:
Spearfishing Safety Do’s and Don’ts
Shot Placement and Target Practice & Applicable Laws and Proper Flag Display
Various Types of Hunting
Fish Identification and Behavior
Techniques for Attracting Fish
Proper Fish Handling/Filleting/Storage
Format / Duration
Basic Spearfishing is held over 3-days, 8-hrs / days
includes: 4 classroom sessions, 2 pool sessions, 2 open water sessions
PFI certification as a Basic Freediver or Higher
Good health and fitness
Static of at least 1:00min and depth of about 20ft
14 years of age with guardian permission
$595.00 US and includes the following:
Personalized instruction from world record holders & National Champions
1 instructor/assistant : 4-6 student divers ratio
Basic Spearfishing student manual & workbook
Pool and classroom sessions
Open water instruction
Boat fees may be an additional charge where applicable
Certification card and wall certificate
See our course schedule (above) to register.
Mako – http://makospearguns.com/
Omer – http://www.omerdiving.com/
Picasso – http://www.picassoamerica.com/
Riffe – http://www.speargun.com/
Rob Allen – https://www.flfreedivers.com/
Wong Spearguns – http://www.wongguns.com/
- Float Lines:
Craig Floatlines – http://www.craigfloatlines.com/
Find out specific information such as addresses, schedules and hotel info for each of our clinic locations.
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida USA
Registration and Payment Details
To secure your spot in a course, we need to receive both your registration and either a 50% deposit or full payment. Any outstanding course balance is due by the start of the course. See our course schedule to register.