PADI Scuba Diving Courses

Discover Scuba diving

Price: 3,500 Php 

it only takes around 2 hours with an Instructor.
STEPS:

1 – Classroom session, 30min briefing about diving and equipment.

2 – Swimingpool session, in very shallow water. We will practice couple of exercises and get familiar with the equipment. Only when you feel comfortable in the pool we will head to…

3 – The sea, from shore, just right infront of the resort, where you can see the amazing reef, healthy corals, and loads of marine life including Sea Turtles.

Turtle just in front of the resort

Important:

No PLANE after diving, 12h minimum.

You don’t need to know how to swim.

If you want to continue towards your Open Water Certification, you won’t have to pay for the try dive.

If you want to do a DSD again, the price will be only 2500php.

Maximum depth of the DSD is 12 meters, but always depends on how comfortable you are in the water.

You will not get a license after your Discover Scuba dive this is a dive experience. 

Padi Open water course

Price: 17,950 php

When you choose to do  your PADI dive courses then choose PADI the Open Water license. This is your certificate to go diving as a recreational scuba diver. This is the first level of diving certification – your ticket to exciting adventures in the underwater world. This license enables you to dive to a depth not to exceed 18 meters with a buddy who is also a certified diver, at 100% of all diving destinations in the world!

What is involved?

Steps:

Classroom sessions. There is five videos from 30 min-45 min long, after every video follows a knowledge review and a quiz and last a final exam.

Pool sessions. There is also five pool sessions to improve your inwater skills. They will take around two hours if being done in one go.

Open water dives. Four dives in the ocean.

These different sessions will be divided up. For example you can start with pool session number one and one dive in the ocean, but this is up to you and your instructor to decide.

Important:

No PLANE after diving, 12-18 h.

You need to know how to swim 200 meters and float/tread water for 10 minutes.

Maximum depth is 18 meters

You will be certified to dive all over the world

The certification has no expire date, but if you don’t dive for a long time a checkup dive may be recommended

What do I need to start? Be at least 12 years old and be able to swim.

Quo Vadis provides all equipment, boat trips, etc., for the duration of the course Everything you need to become a diver is included in the course fee Am I fit to dive? If you don’t suffer from any medical illnesses or are pregnant then you will be able to scuba dive.

Before starting the course we will ask you to fill in a medical questioner. E-mail us if you want more information How long will it take? Typically the course takes between three full days but can be shortened with home studies before arrival with PADI E-Learning.

Rest assured, we will not rush you through the program. Because the course is performance based, you will have plenty of time to practice your new skills prior to certification. 

Padi instructor Charlie

Padi Instructor Charlie

” Me and my friends came and immediately decided to do Scuba

Caroline Padi

Padi Instructor Caroline

diver course. We had Caroline and Charlie as instructors who were absolutely great! Whole crew are cool people. Dives here were absolutely amazing and absolutely worth it! – turtles and thousands of sardines ?  ” – Honza H – July 10 2016, TripAdvisor 

 

PADI Divers at Quo Vadis

Certified PADI Divers!

You can start your Open Water course right now:

PADI eLearning

 

Padi Advance open water course

Price: 14,960 php

Duration: 1.5 days

Five adventure dives is included in the course. You don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed to advance your diving, so you can start right after earning your PADI Open Water Diver certification. The course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills through different Adventure Dives. 

Two of them is mandatory
Deep dive. Certified you down to 30 meters.
Navigation dive refines your compass navigation skills and helps you better navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time.

And three dives of your interest, which can be any of the following:

Peak performance buoyancy – always recommended. This dive you will get the tools on how to improve your dive skills and get more comfortable in the water. You will also learn how to improve your air consumption and of course your buoyancy.

AWARE – Fish identification. Does the marine life fascinates you? Perfect! At the fish identification dive you will learn more about the fishes you encounter at your dives and how to identify them using family names.

Night dive, learn about what differs a night dive and a day dive and enjoy a different reef with different marine life after the sun goes down.

Underwater naturalist. You’ll learn to identify fish, animals and plants, and then take your knowledge to the next level with comprehension of how their and our interactions affect each other and the environment.

Drift dive. This is for you who are interested in drift diving and you know what, most famous dive sites usually have a current, from mild to very strong. Learn about the techniques for such diving.

Enriched air diver. Who don’t want to stay down for longer? By adding more air in your tank you can enjoy to stay down deeper for a longer time.

Computer/Multilevel. Maximise you dive time by using a ERDpml by planning your dive using different levels.

What do I need to start? You must be an Open Water Diver.

Quo Vadis provides all equipment, boat trips, etc., for the duration of the course. All learning material is included in the course. How long will it take? Generally this course is completed over two to three days.

You can start your Advanced Open Water course right now:

PADI eLearning

EFR (Emergency first response)

Price: 6,780 php
Emergency First Response training focuses on building confidence in lay rescuers and increasing their willingness to respond when faced with a medical emergency. Course participants learn simple to follow steps for emergency care and practice applying skills in a nonstressful learning environment. All courses are supported by self-study manuals, videos and quick reference cards to enhance learning and allow you start learning right away.

EFR courses meet the CPR and first aid training requirements for the PADI Rescue Diver course and all professional-level ratings.

  • Primary Care (CPR) – This course teaches you the steps and techniques for handling life-threatening emergencies. You’ll practice eight skills for aiding patients who aren’t breathing, have no heartbeat, may have a spinal injury, may be in shock or who may have serious bleeding. You’ll learn to how to perform CPR and continue to monitor the patient, so that you provide every possible chance of survival while waiting for emergency medical services to arrive.
  • Secondary Care (First Aid) – Because many medical conditions are not life-threatening and emergency medical services are sometimes delayed or unavailable, this course teaches you how to provide first aid that eases pain and reduces the risk of further harm. You’ll learn to assess a variety of injuries and illnesses and practice bandaging and splinting.

 

Rescue diver Course

Price: 20,800 php

Scuba divers describe the PADI Rescue Diver course as the most challenging, yet most rewarding course they’ve ever taken. Why? Because you learn to prevent and manage problems in the water, and become more confident in your skills as a diver, knowing that you can help others if needed. During the course, you learn to become a better buddy by practicing problem solving skills until they become second nature. Plus, the course is just fun – it’s serious, but still allows for lots of laughter in between the focused learning.

You have to be a Open Water diver to enroll in a Rescue Diver course. You also need to have Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training within the past 24 months. You can complete this training during the Rescue Diver course.

The PADI Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills. Topics include:

Self rescue

Recognizing and managing stress in other divers

Emergency management and equipment

Rescuing panicked divers

Rescuing unresponsive divers

 

Enriched air diver

Dry course 8,500 Php

Course + 1 Dive 10,400 Php

Course + 2 Dives 11,800 Php

The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba course. Why? Because scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression time, especially on repetitive scuba dives. If staying down longer and getting back in the water sooner sounds appealing, then don’t hesitate to become an enriched air diver.

If you’re a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who is at least 12 years old, you can enroll in the Enriched Air Diver Specialty course.

You’ll learn why diving with air that has higher oxygen and lower nitrogen content gives you more bottom time, along with enriched air equipment considerations. During a practical session, and two optional (or required) scuba dives, you’ll:

  • Discuss managing oxygen exposure.
  • Practice analyzing oxygen content in your scuba tank.

Set your dive computer for diving with enriched air nitrox