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PADI Dive Courses Ibo island

PADI Dive Courses

Dive Quirimba’s offers a range of PADI dive courses - all confined water training is conducted in the beautiful surroundings of Ibo Island Lodge in one of three on-site pools. This will give you all the confidence you need to begin your Mozambique scuba diving adventures in the open Indian Ocean. Dive Quirimba’s only works with small training groups (max four) in order to deliver the highest safety standards and to maximise individual attention for diving off Ibo Island.

PADI Discover Scuba Diving (Half day; 1 Sea Dive): USD 160.00 per person 

If you want to see the wonders of marine life lying beneath the ocean but don’t have time to do the Open Water Course don’t worry - Discover Scuba Diving is the best way to experience scuba diving without all the studying. It is a basic introduction to Scuba diving that includes some confined water training in our on-site pool as well as a sea dive to 12 meters on the amazing reefs of Ibo Island. If you enjoy the dive and have a spare day before your holiday ends, then you can continue onto PADI Scuba Diver certification (see below).

PADI Scuba Diver (2 days; 2 Sea Dives): USD 375.00 per person 
If you don't have four days to do the full Open Water Course, you can still get certified as a Scuba Diver. This certification will qualify you to dive to a maximum of 12 meters on supervised dives with a qualified PADI professional anywhere in the world. The course consists of one pool session, some classroom discussions, and two open water training dives on the fabulous reefs of Ibo Island. The qualification can be upgraded at any time to full Open Water Diver.

PADI Open Water Diver (3 to 4 days; 4 Sea Dives): USD 475.00 per person 
If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive and see the incredible world under the waves, this is where it starts. The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world’s most popular scuba course. The course consists of five theory sessions, five confined water sessions and four open water dives. Two dives go to a maximum of 12 metres and two dives to maximum of 18 metres. You will then be certified to dive down to 18 meters anywhere in the world!
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PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (2 to 3 days; 5 Sea Dives): USD 485.00 per person
This course is designed to refine your knowledge of diving and diving skills. You will learn about, and experience, five different kinds of dives. You will be introduced to Underwater Navigation and Deep Water Diving which will allow you to dive to 30 meters and then can choose from a list of over 20 dives. This includes Drift Diving, Computer Diving, Project AWARE Fish ID, Night Diving and Peak Performance Buoyancy.

Scuba Review/Refresher (Half day; 1 pool dive and 1 Sea Dive): USD 125.00 per person
If you haven't dived for a year or more it’s great to refresh your dive skills. The refresher incorporates a full theory session including tables, a confined water session to refresh all skills and then a sea dive to one of the stunning Quirimbas Archipelago reefs.