Its possible to complete your confined and open water dives in three or four days by completing the knowledge development portion via PADI eLearning, or other home study options offered by your local dive shop or resort.
Is it hard to get scuba certified?
Is it hard to learn to scuba dive? As active recreational pastimes go, scuba diving is one of the easiest to learn. While youre gliding around enjoying the underwater sights, youre engaged in only three basic skills: floating, kicking and breathing. The necessary skills are not tough for most people to master.
Is it hard to breathe while diving?
Is it hard to breathe while diving? It is not hard, definitely, but you need to get used to it, learn how to control it, and improve with time. Breathing on land is something that we do automatically, of course, breathing while diving is something a bit not so natural.
How much does it cost to buy scuba gear?
When purchasing a complete set of new gear, expect the bill to be around $1000 – $2000. Of course, it varies depending on whether you are buying low end or high end items. The cost of renting scuba diving gear also varies per location but in most cases it will only be a fraction of the retail price.