This entry-level certification course is for individuals wishing to learn the basics of surface snorkeling or limited freedives for the purpose of enjoying the underwater realm in a safe, knowledgeable, and comfortable manner.
The objective of this course is to train individuals in the benefits, skills, techniques, and safety and problem management for snorkeling to depths no greater than 5m/16 feet.
Each student still needs to fill out a PFI medical form
• Minimum age of 6
• Competent swimming skills
Required Student Equipment
• Mask, fins, and snorkel
• Exposure protection
• Rubber weight belt and small number weights (appropriate for local environment)
• Snorkel vest optional