Whether you've always fantasized about becoming a real life mermaid and immersing yourself in the underwater world, are looking for your next big adventure, or simply want to expand your skill set and comfort level in the water while looking the part, our newest PADI Mermaid will help you bring your mermaid dreasm to life!
The only requirements? All students must be at least 13yrs old, be able to swim 50m/160ft without assistance or contacting the sides/bottom of the swimming pool, float comfortably on the surface for at least 5 min, AND have thier own fin or mono-tail.
After enrolling in Emerald Coast Scuba's PADI Mermaid course and doing your E-Learning, you'll participate in 2 confined water sessions in our 14 foot, sea-ment pond to learn about safety procedures, how to don the tail, and the art of mermaiding on the surface and underwater!
You'll start by learning proper stretches and warm-ups, and then dive in to work on breath hold diving techniques as you practice underwater flips and turns. While your underwater your also learn basic modeling poses and how to blow bubble kisses. Once your finished you'll learn proper cool down techniques, how to take care of your tail, and finally receive a PADI Mermaid certification card upon course completion!
Ready to become a PADI Mermaid? Sign up below!