Try Freediving

Experience the ultimate feelings of freedom and excitement with the SSI Try Freediving program. It is easier than you think to learn the basics of freediving.

This program introduces you to the fundamental concepts and skills freedivers use. You will get to try freediving in confined water with an SSI Professional and earn your SSI Try Freediving recognition card.

What Will You Learn?

With no heavy equipment, freediving lets you move underwater with ease. It is the purest form of diving and gives you an incomparable feeling of oneness with the ocean. In the Try Freediving program, you will go freediving in confined waters and discover why freedivers truly love their sport.

Join us today and discover your inner freediver!

The SSI Try Freediving course consists of three main phases:

  • Three Academic Sessions (Independent study or in a classroom)- This is primarily to understand the basic principles of Freediving
  • One Pool/Confined Water Sessions

What Will You Do?

  1. Complete the Digital Learning materials found in this manual. These materials are self-paced, and you can complete them anywhere, anytime, once you download them to your MySSI app
  1. Complete the Academic Sessions
  2. Complete the Pool / Confined Water Session

Course Schedule

There is no recommended program duration forTry Freediving.

Course Price

Free of Charge

Student Learning Materials Price

Free of Charge

Course Prerequisites

Minimum Age: 10 Years
Certification Prerequisites: None
Academic Sessions: Online Program
Pool/Confined Water Sessions: 1
Open Water Dives: NA
Maximum Training Depth: NA
Suggested Duration: NA

Equipment Requirements

The Snorkelling System

  • Scuba Diving Mask
  • Scuba Diving Fins
  • Snorkel

The Exposure System

  • Wetsuit / Rashguard / Drysuit

*Equipment will be provided by your Dive Centre. We recommend that you should get your own gear once you become a certified diver.

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