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Scuba Diving Courses

Learn to Dive

Experienced instructor Brian Brumley teaches a variety of diving courses depending on your level of training.
Throughout the year there are ongoing courses available. Please see the list of courses below and don't forget to check our dive calendar for dives coming up.

  • Gift vouchers available.
  • Trained by a qualified PADI instructor
  • Scuba equipment available for hire. 

To enhance your diving experience, Brian prefers to take no more than 6 people to maximise personalised service and training.


Discover Scuba Diving

Interested in scuba diving but not quite sure if you want to take the “giant stride” with a course, enquire about our Discover Scuba Experience. Try scuba diving in a controlled environment one-on-one with no stress to get a feel for the underwater experience before taking your next step to an open water diver course.

Features

  • Heated Pool
  • Professional Instructor
  • Recognised towards PADI Open Water Course

Dive includes

  • Certificate on completion
  • All instruction fees
  • All scuba equipment
  • All air fills and tank hire
  • Weight belt hire

Details

  • Price per person - $175  
  • Duration - 2 hours
  • Dates - by appointment
  • Location - Aqua Zone

Pre-requisites

  • Deposit of $50  
  • Balance paid prior to course commencement
  • Snorkel equipment (wetsuit, mask, fins, snorkel, boots)

PADI eLearning

Want to do theory in your own time or in your native language, perhaps PADI eLearning is the way to go. Login and study online in your own time and when you are done all that is left is to get in the water!

The Details, Features, Inclusions, Pre-requisites are then the same as above.


PADI Open Water Diver

PADI Open Water Diver is your first step in a big ladder of available skills and specialties when it comes to scuba diving. Almost every diver starts here, your qualification will enable you to dive safely anywhere in the world and your qualification and skills lasts a lifetime.

Features

  • Padi open water diver
  • Internationally recognised course
  • Professional Instructor

Course includes

  • PADI Open Water student kit
  • All Instruction fees
  • Padi Certification
    • Open Water 15+ years
    • Junior Open Water 12 to 15 years
  • All scuba equipment
  • All air fills and tank hire

Details

  • Price per person $550  
  • Duration - Three days starting around 9am
  • Dates -  by appointment
  • Location - Weather dependant

Pre-requisites

  • Deposit of $300  
  • Balance paid prior to course commencement
  • Snorkel equipment (wetsuit, mask, fins, snorkel, boots)

Advanced open water diver Course

5 Adventure Dives: including deep dive and underwater navigation dive + 3 adventure dives of your choice.

  • Hours - 15 (5 adventure dives)
  • Prerequisites - Open water diver certification (age 15+)
  • Price - $450.00

Rescue Diver Course

10 exercise dives + 2 rescue scenarios

The PADI Rescue Diver is a program which develops your knowledge and skills so you can effectively perform diver assists and rescues, manage diving accident situations and render first aid. Rescue diver is a prerequisite to becoming a Padi professional.

  • Hours - approx 25
  • Prerequisites - Advanced Open Water Diver Certification
  • Be trained and current for First Aid and CPR, completed within previous two years
    (First aid can be done in conjunction with the course)
  • Price - $495.00 + First aid

Padi Divemaster

The PADI Divemaster course is your first level of professional training in diving. As a PADI Divemaster you will lead others as you supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training. This course can be done either full time or part time.

Prerequisites

  • Be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or equivalent)
  • Be certified as a PADI Rescue Diver (or equivalent)
  • Have completed EFR Primary and Secondary training within the past 24 months
  • Have logged a minimum of 40 open water dives prior to beginning the course and a minimum of 60 open water dives (including experience in night, deep and navigation dives) to complete the certification as a Divemaster
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be in good physical condition for diving and submit a medical examination form signed by a physician

Hours 50 approx
Price From $1295.00

My son Arthur (15) and I enrolled in the Padi Open Water diving course with Brian at Warrnambool Diving and Firearms in July of 2015. Brian was both professional and friendly in his approach to Arthur and I, and we both felt very comfortable with his teaching during the course. We have thoroughly enjoyed undertaking diving together and are both thankful that we have done this with Warrnambool Diving and Firearms. Since completing our PADI course Brian has  taken us on numerous dives at special sites such as Ewan Ponds in S.A, and HMAS Canberra off Barwon Heads. I look forward to continueing the friendship that we have forged.  Brian is always happy to assist with knowledge, help out with equipment sales, service and air fills, and share a tale.
- Kind regards, Jon Watson

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