If you’re looking for a diving education, you’ll be well-served in coming to dive in Puerto Galera. Many of the dive centers teach internationally recognized courses such as PADI. To kick off your diving education, start with a Discover Scuba Diving course – an adventure that will blow your mind.
All prices include the rental of scuba equipment, instruction material, and boats. For a full explanation of all the packages we offer beyond PADI training, click here.
Open Water Course
If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. The PADI Open Water Course is the world’s most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle.
This course trains you to dive to 18m (60ft).
You’ll learn all the basic skills and rules needed to become a safe and responsible diver. You’ll learn things like how to breathe underwater for the first time (something you’ll never forget) and discover for yourself how beautiful life underwater really is.
- 5 academic lessons to understand the basic principles of diving
- 5 confined water training sessions to learn basic scuba skills
- 4 open water dives to put your skills to use and explore the world underwater
All of this will be done under the careful supervision of a qualified instructor. All equipment as well as the PADI materials and certification are included in the price.
After you complete your open water course with BADLADZ, you will have your PADI certification that is valid all over the world at any dive facility – for the rest of your life!
Time: 4 Days
Cost: ₱19,500 or ₱16,500+eLearning
Advanced Open Water Course
The Advanced Open Water Course takes you beyond the basics and picks up where the Open Water Course leaves off.
This course helps you increase your confidence and build your scuba skills so you can become more comfortable in the water. Get more dives under your belt while you take your skills to the next level.
You’ll learn all the skills you need to dive in the deep, navigate under water, take pictures.
After this course, you’ll be able to dive to dive to 30m (100ft).
You’ll get 5 open water dives under direct instructor supervision, in a wide variety of situations. Go night diving, dive in the deep sea, through a shipwreck, or learn underwater photography when you follow this course.
All equipment as well as the PADI materials and certification are included in the price.
After completing this course, you’ll now have access to all the dive sites that require more experience than just the open water diver certification.
Time: 2-3 Days
Cost: ₱16,000 or ₱12,600+eLearning
Rescue Diver Course + Emergency First Responder Course.
This challenging course teaches you how to prevent problems underwater, and how to manage them if they occur. When you take this course, your diving knowledge and experience will expand for sure.
You’ll learn the priceless lessons of how to deliver emergency first response, how to rescue yourself, and other divers around you. You’ll be able to recognize and manage stress in other divers and spot dangerous situations before they happen.
With this course under your belt, you’ll know exactly what to do to keep yourself and the others around you safe.
Most divers say that this is the most rewarding course they’ve ever taken.
After this course, you’re not only a better diver, but also a qualified Emergency First Responder, which is a valuable skill in life. You’ll be able to walk down the street or go underwater with the comforting knowledge that when things go wrong – you know what to do.
Time: 5 days
Cost: ₱26,000 or ₱21,500+eLearning
Do you love diving so much that you’d like to make a living doing it? Then take the first step to becoming a professional diver by taking the Divemaster Course.
Working closely with a PADI Instructor, in this program you’ll expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level. You’ll learn valuable leadership abilities and problem-solving skills, in a series of practical training exercises and classroom training[one_half]Once you’re done with this course, you’ll be qualified to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers.
As a PADI Divemaster, you’ll be able to lead, mentor and motivate other divers and see them transform into skilled divers because of your help.
Are you ready to start becoming a professional diver?
Time: 4 Weeks
Cost: ₱50,000 or ₱40,000+eLearning
Enriched Air (Nitrox) Diver Course
You’ll learn exactly how to use your enriched air scuba equipment, and how to deal with it. But most importantly, you’ll learn how to use your newfound knowledge to get more dive time and spend more time underwater.
Time: 1/2 day
BADLADZ Scuba Diving has been serving Puerto Galera scuba diving industry for 18 years and is highly ranked as one of the best diving providers in the Philippines. Have serviced divers from all over the world and have a vast knowledge about Puerto Galera Diving and Mindoro Island.
Questions about scuba diving with BADLADZ? Would you like to make a reservation? Please don’t hesitate to fill out the form or call us.
Cell +63 998 989 8485
Land Line +63 43 287 3184
Hours Open 9AM – 4PM
Days Open 7 Days a Week
Muelle Pier, Town Proper, Poblacion
Puerto Galera, Philippines 5203 Mindoro Oriental