Freediving School

Freediving Level 1



Fusion Freediving Level One

Solid foundation course for the complete beginner to self-taught spearfisherman to budding freediver. Discover and develop your aquatic abilities. After two days with us you can call the ocean home! Freedive in amazing blue waters of Jemeluk Bay in Amed, east coast of Bali.

Become an efficient Aquatic Human in 2 days !!

  • NO experience required!
  • Make your first step into the silent world of breath hold diving
  • Start your Freediving Journey from basic theory and dry breath hold practice, through pool experience, up to challenging open water freedives to the maximum depth of 20m!
  • With the assistance of our experienced instructors develop your freediving skills in the most safe and relaxing way

We hold the majority of our Level 1 Courses at our Freediving Center in Amed , the diving paradise on the north-east coast of Bali, the crystal clear deep waters and rich marine life close to shore are perfect for learning freediving. This idyllic costal town is the perfect getaway to see another part of the Balinese experience. We provide free air-conditioned transport between Sanur/Kuta and Amed before and after the course. One night stay in Amed required, The online price include one night we can also organise accommodation for you in Amed if required.

Course outline:
This is a 2 days foundation course that covers the basics of freediving. It includes: breathing, relaxation, physiology, equipment, equalisation, freediving techniques and safety.

Day 1:

  • Transport from Kuta/Sanur to Amed at around 6-6:30 am (depending on number of students)
  • Theory sessions: equipment, physiology, physics, diaphragmatic breathing, equalisation, safety and rescue
  • Breathing awareness and relaxation session
  • Dry breath hold practice
  • Lunch, inclusive of course fees
  • Confined water session 1 – Static apnea, relaxation, buddying, safety and rescue practice
  • Confined water session 2 – Dynamic apnea with fins, body position, streamlining, finning technique, buddying, safety and rescue practice

Day 2:

  • Theory review: equalisation, body position, duck dives
  • Open water session 1 – free immersion dives, equalisation, body position, streamlining, duck dives, introduction to finning
  • Lunch, inclusive of course fees
  • Written exam
  • Open water session 2 – Refining finning and deep diving, max depth attempts, rescue and safety skills
  • Summary
  • Transport from Amed to Kuta/Sanur after the course (around 5-6 pm)

Our courses are delivered by our team of experienced multinational instructors who are all professionally certified. The team at Fusion will strive to tailor make or modify courses appropriately in order to meet the students’ desires. Whether you are an experienced spear fisher wanting to refine technique and optimize bottom time, or a total beginner looking to explore a new activity, Fusion will develop the Level 1 course so as to suit your needs. With an excellent instructor to student ratio plus assistants, we are able to deliver a high quality, personalized course.

We run our Level 1 courses 3 times a week starting on Tuesday and Saturday. We can also put on courses outside these days subject to instructor availability.

Prerequisites:

  • minimum age 16 (with parental consent)
  • good health and completion of the "medical statement"
  • ability to swim

Our best deal:

The level 1 website deal fee is 260 USD, if you book online the fee will be 255 USD, which includes:

  • Level 1 Freediving Course Certification
  • Pool entrance
  • Insurance
  • Lunch and Drinks
  • All professional freediving specific equipment*
  • Course study materials.
  • Internationally recognised certification (PADI / Pure Apnea / AIDA**)
  • 1 night accommodation***
  • Transport from Kuta/Sanur to Amed and back. (Safe 71% on transport****)

The level 1 fee is 220 USD , which includes:

  • Level 1 Freediving Course Certification
  • Pool entrance
  • Insurance
  • Lunch and Drinks
  • All professional freediving specific equipment*
  • Course study materials.
  • Internationally recognised certification (PADI / Pure Apnea / AIDA**)
  • 1 night accommodation***

At Fusion School the level 1 fee is 210 USD , which includes:

  • Level 1 Freediving Course Certification
  • Pool entrance
  • Insurance
  • All professional freediving specific equipment*
  • Course study materials.
  • Internationally recognised certification (PADI / Pure Apnea / AIDA**)

IMPORTANT: The School fees: are according to our courses availability pre booked, we can't guarantee have availability for the courses running on those days.

We offer discounts on the above price. These apply to group bookings, multiple course bookings and repeat customers. Bring a friend and save some money!

All you need is your Swimwear, Sandals, Sunscreen and a Towel

*If you have any of your own freediving equipment, we welcome you to bring it along for use.

** AIDA2star program and certification on request (the AIDA2star course lasts 2 days and a half, as one more open water session is required; price: 295 USD)

*** Free accommodation is on our share dome rooms for 4 people and can be upgraded to stay in one of our luxury bungalows in our camp for only 20 USD (low season) and 40 USD (high season) extra each day Included in the course (you can extend your stay according to our availability with normal price listed, depending on season)

**** The reference price for transport from kuta to Amed is the 600.000 IDR each way, totalising a equivalent to 120 USD. With us you will pay only 35 USD for both ways.