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2017-09-08 to 2017-09-10Victoria BC - Esquimalt Recreation Center and Willis Pt. Dive Site (Victoria BC, British Columbia, CA)
$495.00 CAD
$250.00 CAD
Refresher Cost
Prerequisite Courses


Lead Instructor: Chris Adair

Chris Adair

Price Includes

  • 2 Class Room Sessions
  • 2 Pool Sessions
  • 2 Open Water Sessions
  • Personalized instruction from a highly trained freediving professional
  • 1 instructor/instructor assistant : 4 student freedivers ratio. Bottom Dwellers offers a very small class ratio to maximize the experience of its students and allow for less time between dives during its open water sessions. (if this ratio changes for a specific course it will be noted and price adjusted accordingly)
  • Student Manual/Workbook
  • Bottom Dwellers T-Shirt
  • Certification Card (Upon Full Completion of PFI Freediver Level Course)

Equipment Requirements

Freediving Gear Requirements

  • Full Wetsuit (5-7mm for cold-water locations, with a strong recommendation of a 7mm freediving suit or at a minimum 5mm open-cell freediving suit. Open water sessions are long and the cold can put a affect your performance and experience in the course)
  • Mask & Snorkel
  • Weight-Belt and weights
  • Fins
  • Timing device or Dive Computer

Location Info (Addresses)

Victoria BC - Esquimalt Recreation Center and Willis Pt. Dive Site (Victoria BC, British Columbia, CA)

Classes and Pool Sessions are at Esquimalt Recreation Center: 527 Fraser St. Esquimalt, BC. V9A 6H6
Open Water Sessions are at: Willis Pt. Dive site . Parking Location is across from 7441 Mark Ln.



     Class room: Atrium Convertible @ Esquimalt Recreation Centre - 6pm-9pm

     Class room: Atrium Concertible @ Esquimalt Recreation Centre - 8am-11am
     Confined Water Sessions: Esuimalt Pool - 12pm-530 pm

     Open Water Sessions - Willis Pt. Dive site (across from 7441 Mark Ln.) - 8am @ Parking
     Two seperate 2.5 hour Open Water Line Dive sessions throughout the day with a break for lunch and to warm up. Day timing will vary on conditions and lunch break.
     Rough Schedule: 
                        8am @ parking
                        Open Water session 1: 9 am in water - 1130 am
                        Open Water Session 2 : 1pm-3:30 pm