You can buy or rent freedive specific gear from 8 Diving Co. in Des Moines.
8 Diving Co. sells and rents Freediving ge ar. They are located at 22311 Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198 or call them at (206) 429-3480 (let them know PFI sent you). Their website may be found https://www.8diving.com
It is also a very good idea to purchase DAN Insurance. www.diversalertnetwork.org
Seattle (Des Moines, Washington, US)
Classroom sessions will be held at: 8 Diving Co. 22311 Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198
Pool sessions will be determined
Open Water Sessions: The ocean sessions will be held Redondo Beach Pier in Des Moines.
Schedule is subject to change.
Day 1: Classroom 8AM-5PM; Pool 5:30PM-8PM
Day 2: Classroom 8AM-2PM; Pool 2:30PM-6PM
Day 3: Classroom 8AM-10AM; Pool 10:30AM-1PM; Ocean 2-6pm
Day 4: Classroom 8AM-10AM; Pool 10:30AM-12PM; Ocean 1-6pm
There are many hotels in the area, The Marina Inn (22300 7th Ave S, Des Moines, WA 98198 206-824-9920 http://seattlemarinainn.com/ ) is located very close to the classroom and just down the street from the dive site.