Discover Scuba diving

Minimum Age: 10 years
DURATION: 1 Day | INR 4,900/- (18% GST APPLICABLE)

If you want to be a scuba diver, but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, “Discover Scuba Diving” is an ideal start. Get your feet wet with this introductory program that includes basic diving theory and a pool training session before your actual dive. The pool training session will allow you to get comfortable with your dive gear and with being underwater, in addition  to teaching you some basic diving skills such as underwater hand signals, recovering your regulator underwater and clearing your scuba mask.

When you’re sea ready, you then hop on to a boat and head to the local dive sites around Grande Island. Since we believe in safety first, your 40 minute sea dive will be under the direct supervision of an Internationally Certified Dive Instructor.

Additional details: 

The package includes all equipment rental, pool training session, certificate of participation, boat hire, snacks and water on the boat, photographs and one short video of your dive.

Additionally, we can provide budget accommodation through partner hotels. Book your stay and dive package, here.

Bubblemaker for kids

Minimum Age: 8 years
INR 3,000/- per child (18% GST applicable)

A great way to introduce kids to scuba diving is the Bubblemaker program (which is truly as fun as it sounds). In this underwater adventure, children are taught to breathe underwater using scuba gear (blowing bubbles) and are given a basic understanding of using the scuba equipment in the swimming pool.

So ditch the typical kiddie birthday party this year, for a cool underwater themed party instead. There’s no cooler giveaway than a picture of your child and friends, kitted up and having a blast underwater!

Additional details: 

Allowed maximum depth is 2m/6ft deep
Parental permission and presence is mandatory for every participant.

While no prior experience is necessary, kids must be comfortable in water.

The package per child, includes full equipment rental, pre-briefing and training, a half hour session in the pool as well as photographs and a short video.

Additionally, we can provide budget accommodation through partner hotels. Book your stay and dive package, here.

SCUBA DIVER COURSE

DURATION: 2 DAYS | INR 18,000/- (18% GST applicable)

The scuba diver course is ideal for those participants who are not that comfortable doing a full 200 m swim (which is mandatory in order to complete an Open Water Course). On doing this course you will be able dive to a maximum depth of 12m/40 feet under the direct supervision of a dive professional (Divemaster, Assistant Instructor, or Instructor).

During this course, you will be taken through a classroom session or an e-learning module, followed by 3 pool training sessions and 2 dives in the open sea.

Additional details: 
The package includes a PADI e-manual and dive table, log book, scuba equipment rental, pool and boat charges, water and snacks on the boat and certification.

It is mandatory for every student to be comfortable in water and be able to do a ten minute float.

Note: A Certified ‘Scuba Diver’ is licensed to dive only under the supervision of a dive professional as they have no formal training in dive planning or dive computer use.

Additionally, we can provide budget accommodation through partner hotels. Book your stay and dive package, here.

Open-Water DIVER COURSE

DURATION: 4 DAYS/ 3 DAYS IF E-LEARNING COMPLETED
PADI Open Water Diver Course: INR 22,000/- (18% GST applicable)

Are you ready to experience the freedom of diving on your own? Then it’s time you took your first open water diver course.  The Open Water Diver course equips student divers with the knowledge and skills required to dive with a buddy, independent of any supervision to a maximum of 18m/60 feet.

The course comprises of classroom sessions, 5 pool training sessions and four dives in the open sea with a PADI Instructor. All dives will be at sites around Grande Island, Goa. 

Note: e-Learning at your own speed prior to arriving for the course is highly recommended as it can reduce training time by a day.

Additional details: 

Age: 10 years and above.

It is mandatory for every student to be very comfortable in water and do either a 200 m swim or a 300m snorkel.

The package includes a PADI e-manual and dive table, log book, scuba equipment rental, pool and boat charges and certification.

Additionally, we can provide budget accommodation through partner hotels. Book your stay and dive package, here.

ADVANCED OPEN WATER COURSE 

DURATION: 2 DAYS (5 DIVES) | INR 18,000/- (18% GST applicable)

Can’t get enough of being out in the open water? The Advanced Open Water Course should appeal to the adventurer in you. Learn how to navigate underwater and dive to a deeper depth. Choose from a myriad of skills to perfect. You can choose to learn more about the marine life underwater, perfect your buoyancy skills or learn some very useful search and recovery techniques, to name a few.

This program consists of 5 open sea speciality dives – the mandatory Deep and Underwater Navigation dives as well as three elective dives.

There is no academic session other than briefings on the respective dives and preparation for them

Additional details: 

Day 1 entails a diver skills assessment, followed by the Underwater Navigation Dive and Wreck Dive/elective dive. Day 2 is action packed with three dives: the Deep Dive and two electives. Student Divers can chose from a number of electives.

Age: 10 years and above.

Pre-requisite: Participants must be PADI Open Water Diver certified or possess an equivalent SSI/CMAS/NAUI/IANTD/BSAC certification.

The course package includes an e-manual, scuba equipment rental with compass and SMB, boat hire charges, water and snacks on the boat and certification.

Additionally, we can provide budget accommodation through partner hotels. Book your stay and dive package, here.

FUN DIVE (for certified Divers)

DURATION: 1 DAY (2 DIVES) | INR 4,900/- (18% GST applicable)

Come discover the waters of Goa and dive amongst the wonderful marine life endemic to the area. Discover the various wrecks around Grande Islande. And if you are lucky you may even spot an elusive bamboo shark or sea turtle.

Please click the following link to read about the regular dive sites:

http://www.scubaevolutionindia.com/dive-site/

You get two dives of 45 mins each. Below are the inclusions of the package:

  • Boat charges
  • 2 Tanks (a fresh tank for each dive)
  • Equipment for the day (mask, snorkel, regulator, BCD, wetsuit if needed, weight belt and fins)
  • 2 dives (as described above)
  • Refreshments on boat
    Lunch packet on return
  • Professional dive guide
  • Promotional material (depending on stocks).

Pre-requisite:  Participants must at least be Scuba Diver certified or possess an equivalent or higher PADI/SSI/CMAS/NAUI/IANTD/BSAC certification.

Emergency first response

DURATION: 1 DAY
PADI EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE COURSE: INR 6,500/- (18% GST APPLICABLE)

Emergency First Response training teaches you how to respond with confidence when faced with a medical emergency. Course participants learn simple steps for emergency care and practice applying those skills in an appropriate manner. EFR courses meet the CPR and first aid training requirements for the rescue diver course and all professional-level ratings.

RESCUE DIVER 

Duration: 3 days | INR 20,000/- (18% GST applicable)

A prerequisite for all leadership-level and Technical / Extended Range training, the Rescue Diver program is a pivotal step in expanding a diver’s knowledge and experience. It’s often been described as the most satisfying diving course. Here you will learn to go beyond yourself and look out for the safety and wellbeing of fellow divers.
Rescue Diver training enhances the basic problem prevention and accident management skills that divers acquire during the Open Water Diver program. You will be trained to manage more complex dive emergencies and apply direct intervention techniques to assist in an emergency.
The course is physically and mentally demanding, as it is realistic in its conduct, content and approach. The classroom training session will involve group discussions on various emergency scenarios, their solutions and pre-emptive measures. You will learn the ways and means to recognise a potential problem before it escalates into a full-blown emergency. You will also receive practical in-water training on at least 10 rescue scenarios – from assisting a tired diver to rescuing an unconscious diver from underwater. This is coupled with mental tools to help you keep calm in an emergency and ensure your own safety, which is the key to any successful rescue.

Additional details: 

Age: 12 years and above.
Prerequisite: Participants must be PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certified or possess an equivalent SSI/CMAS/NAUI/IANTD/BSAC certification; and must have an up to date internationally recognised First Aid qualification completed within the last 24 months (You could do this with us with an EFR/React Right course).
It includes Rescue Diver e-manual, equipment rental, boat fees with snacks and water, and certification.

DIVE MASTER PROFESSIONAL COURSE

DURATION: 20 DAYS TO SIX MONTHS (INTERNSHIP)

A dive professional certificate program is your first step into the world of professional diving. Join an elite group of divers at an international leadership level. The course, providing all pre-requisites are met, spans across a period of at least 20 days. Internships are preferred and offered to deserving candidates.
Being a leadership level program, it requires a greater commitment and passion than the non-professional level ones. Each individual is different and so the course is customized to offer candidates the ideal training for the dive industry.

Pre-requisites:

  1. Advanced Diver and Rescue Diver or equivalent PADI/SSI/CMAS/NAUIIANTD/BSAC certification
  2. Minimum age: 18 years
  3.  A log of at least 40 scuba dives
  4. Completed EFR Primary and Secondary Care training (First Aid) within 24 months or its equivalent
  5. Medically evaluated and cleared for diving by a physician within 12 months

Dive Professional candidates are admitted to training by Scuba Evolution India only after a strict screening process. The screening process is based on the following criteria:

  1. Dive knowledge
  2.  Dive skill practicals
  3.  Basic oceanography
  4.  Basic human physiology
  5.  A positive attitude to diving, the ocean and the environment
  6. Professional conduct

Training fees will include study material (instructor manual and slates) , a set of rental Scubapro dive equipment, all dives required to complete the course, boat hire charges with snacks and water.
For pricing details, connect here.