Basic Mermaid Diving Course

Embark on your journey into the mesmerizing world of mermaiding with the PADI Basic Mermaid™ course. This introductory program combines essential knowledge and skills development in a confined water setting, allowing you to dive into the fun of fundamental mermaid diving.

Who is this for?

  1. Individuals aged six years or above.
  2. Must be able to swim at least 25m/80ft without swim aids and float comfortably at the surface for at least 3 minutes.
  3. Must be in good physical health.
  4. No prior snorkeling, skin diving, or freediving course completion required.

What will I learn?

  1. Gain knowledge about mermaid diving’s background, culture, primary safety considerations, equipment, and basic water skills.
  2. Participate in a confined water session to learn and practice basic mermaid diving skills, problem prevention and handling, and how to make mermaid dives.

Where will this lesson take place?

YBD Dive Centre & Perhentian Island Dive Sites

What is included?

  1. Mermaid tail (monofin), mask, snorkel, and fins.
  2. Use of basic mermaiding equipment including wetsuit and weight belt.
  3. Professional fees. 

*All transactions made to YBD Dive Centre are non-refundable. Terms and Conditions applies.

Let’s do something different for your family this time! Make it to a party!

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