PADI Diving Courses in Crete

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What is PADI eLearning


PADI eLearning ChartElectronic learning (eLearning) is the delivery of education, using your mobile device or web browser. PADI eLearning allows you to begin your dive education at your convenience, using your desktop, laptop or mobile device, and finish your training in the water with a PADI Professional.

With PADI eLearning, you complete the knowledge development (academic) portion of the most popular courses at your own pace – studying anytime and anywhere you have a high-speed internet connection or without internet connection, after you have downloaded the product.

If you have a busy schedule or just prefer the convenience of learning from your mobile device or computer, eLearning is a great choice.

Frequent Questions for PADI eLearning

Courses which are currently available with eLearning knowledge development:

  • PADI Open Water Diver
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
  • PADI Rescue Diver
  • PADI Divemaster
  • PADI Enriched Air Diver
  • PADI Digital Underwater Photographer
  • PADI DeepDiver
  • PADI Navigator
  • PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • PADI Search & Recovery
  • PADI Night Diver
  • PADI ReActivate

PADI eLearning

How to register on your eLearning course:

  • One option is you simply click here or on the eLearning banner and links which you will find in our webpage. On the page which opens, you will find listed all the available eLearning courses  and their price. If you click on any course there, you will get more information about it and you can buy the eLearning version of it! Although you pay that specific amount to PADI, this will be deducted from the current eLearning price on our price list.
  • One more option is, you send us a reservation form or an email, requesting an eLearning access code for the course you would like to attend. In this case you have to pay directly to us the necessary price for the eLearning access code and again this amount will be deducted from the current eLearning price on our price list.
  • Another option is, you register for an eLearning course through PADI’s website. In this case it is important to register using our PADI dive center name Diver’s Club Crete and number 3293. Although you will pay the eLearning fees for the access code to PADI, the amount will be deducted from the current eLearning price on our price list.

Important Note:

All eLearning prices found on our price list, are not valid in case you will not use our dive center as your affiliated dive center! If you are not sure on how to get affiliated with our dive center, use one of the first two options for registering in your eLearning course!

For instructions on how to access your PADI eLearning Course, please click HERE.


PADI EDUCATION – SCUBA DIVER


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A short-cut to enjoy the first steps of scuba diving. No diving experience is required. If you always wanted to try the joys of diving but didn’t find the time yet to do so – here is your chance: In only two days you will be able to dive in the open sea and discover the “real underwater fun”. This is your chance to slip on some fins, strap on a mask and experience an intense adventure. The PADI Scuba Diver course is a pre-entry level certification that is perfect for vacationers.

The training consists out of the following course-sessions: 3 theory lessons, 3 pool/confined water lessons, 2 dives in the sea.

The PADI Scuba Diver rating allows you to get certified quickly and easily because it’s a subprogram of the Open Water Diver course. With the Scuba Diver certification you can dive under the direct supervision of a PADI Divemaster, Assistant Instructor or Instructor. This Program is a wonderful opportunity to explore the underwater world with the comfort and safety of having an experienced guide with you at all times.

As soon as you have the chance you can continue your diving-education in any PADI dive centre and become an Open Water Diver. In order to fulfill the requirements for the Open Water Diver certification, as a scuba diver, all what you need to do, is another two theory lessons, two pool sessions and two sea dives .

Any one ages 15 or over qualifies for the PADI Scuba Diver course.

For the younger fans between the ages 10 and 14, the PADI Junior Scuba Diver course is available.

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PADI EDUCATION – OPEN WATER DIVER


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Now is the time to dive into the PADI Open Water Diver course, the most popular dive course in the world!
Throughout the course, you’ll learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including everything you need to know about the dive equipment and techniques.
You will also earn a PADI Open Water Diver certification that is recognized worldwide. As a certified Open Water Diver you have the freedom to dive with a buddy without a PADI professional accompanying you.
The warm and clear waters of Crete, the brand new equipment reserved for you and our team of professional diving instructors guarantee an enjoyable and exciting training period.

This basic training is designed as an intensive (4-day) or regular (5-day) course. It involves five theoretical sessions (2 hours each), 5 pool/confined water sessions (1-hour each) and four dives in the sea (2 dives per day).
Open water learning options also include group or private instruction. This course offers tremendous flexibility and lets you organize a personalized timetable with the Instructor so that you still have time to work on that tan!

If you are between 10 and 14 or have a child between these ages, there is a PADI Junior Open Water Diver course available.

The price of the package also includes full use of the diving equipment rental, transport to the dive sites with our boats and the certification card.

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PADI SPECIALTY COURSES


We also offer a selection of PADI Specialty Courses, which you can do as an Open Water Diver or higher level.

Click the links below to read more information and / or buy an eLearning Specialty Course on the PADI e-Learning website:

 

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PADI EDUCATION – ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER


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If you are a certified diver (PADI Open Water, CMAS 1, BSAC Novice, etc.) and are looking for new experiences, skills and fun, then the Advanced Open Water Diver course is just for you.

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course fine – tunes your dive skills and allows you to explore all that diving has to offer.
The Advanced Open Water Diver course offers you a structured program where you gain additional experience and skills under the guidance of a PADI Professional.

Training lasts for two to three days and involves: One navigation dive, one deep dive as required dives and three more dives selected out of the following options: night dive, search & recovery dive, one multi-level dive, boat dive, u/w-photo-dive, u/w-naturalist dive, peak performance buoyancy.

All in all five dives are required to complete the course. Each dive lasts for approximately three hours.

So what does the Advanced Open Water Diver course offers you? New experiences, new skills, lots of diving and thrilling adventures. Minimum age for the Junior Advanced Open Water Diver certification is 12 years and for the Advanced Open Water Diver is 15 years.

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PADI EDUCATION – RESCUE DIVER


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Learn to prevent and manage problems in the water, and become more confident in your skills as a diver. It’s challenging, yet very rewarding.

The PADI Rescue Diver course develops your knowledge and skills so you can effectively perform diver assists and rescues, manage diving accident situations and give first aid. Rescue Diver course is an important step in expanding your knowledge and experience as a diver. In spite of the tight training schedule, the course is awesome fun from start to finish.

It’s a 4-6 day course which covers: self-rescue and diver stress, diving first aid, emergency management and control, swimming and nonswimming assists, panicked diver response, underwater problems, missing diver procedures, surfacing the unconscious diver, in-water artificial respiration, egress (exits), first aid procedures for pressure related accidents, dive accident scenarios.

To get into the PADI Rescue Diver course, you have to be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent and must be at least 15 years old. If you’re between the ages of 12 and 14 and hold a PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver rating, the PADI Junior Rescue Diver course is available.

You’ll also need to have successfully completed the EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE CPR and first aid courses or a sanctioned program in first aid and CPR within the past 24 months. After successfully completing the course, you’ll receive the internationally recognized PADI Rescue Diver certification card.

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PADI EDUCATION – EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE


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Take a step toward emergency preparedness and meet PADI Rescue Diver prerequisites with Emergency First Response.

Emergency First Response is a PADI affiliate that specializes in teaching these lifesaving skills – and they’re for anyone, not just divers.

As one of the foremost international CPR and first aid training companies, Emergency First Response gives you the confidence to respond to medical emergencies — not just in the diving world, but in your every day world with your family, friends, neighbors and coworkers too.

The fun part about Emergency First Response training is learning serious medical emergency response skills in an upbeat, positive environment. You gain the confidence that you are prepared to help in an emergency.

To enroll in Emergency First Response courses, you must care about other people and want to be able to assist them in a medical emergency.

What You Learn in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Courses:

  • BLS (Basic Life Support) CPR and rescue breathing at the layperson level
  • AED (automated external defibrillator) use (optional)
  • Preventing and caring for shock
  • Spinal injury management
  • Use of barriers to reduce disease transmission risk
  • Basic first aid and first aid kit considerations

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PADI EDUCATION – DIVEMASTER


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Ready for a challenge? Are you looking to join the leaders of the pack? Then look no further! The PADI Divemaster course is the first rung on the leadership ladder in the professional system of diver education.
A PADI Divemaster is a person who:

1. Has a high level of personal diving skills.
2. Has instructor level knowledge of diving theory.
3. Has had significant training in how to assist an instructor during training activities.
4. Is able to assume appropriate responsibilities that benefit the welfare of other divers.

Many divemasters become PADI Instructors. So, the training and experience you gain through the PADI Divemaster course helps you to shape your abilities and attitude towards the instructor’s professional level.
You get knowledge through real PADI Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water Diver and Rescue Diver courses and by assisting in the dive center’s functions.

In order to enroll in this course you must:
• Be a PADI Rescue Diver or holding an equivalent certification from another certification organization
• Be at least 18 years old
• Have at least 40 logged dives to begin the course and 60 dives to earn certification.
• Have CPR and First Aid Training within the last 24 months
• Be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement (PDF) signed by a physician within the last 12 months
• Want a fun and exciting career!

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ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR


padi assistant instructor course in agia pelagia creteAs a PADI Assistant Instructor, you not only gain additional experience as a PADI Professional scuba diver, but you also start learning the PADI System of diver education. You can act as an instructional scuba assistant and assume limited teaching responsibilities. It’s a great way to gain experience in order to become a scuba instructor!
The PADI Assistant Instructor course is the first portion of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) where you build upon your abilities to organize and supervise scuba diving activities, while concentrating on developing teaching skills.

In order to enroll in this course you must:
• Be a PADI Divemaster or holding an equivalent certification from another certification organization
• Be at least 18 years old
• Have 60 logged dives, including night, deep, and navigation dives
• Have been a certified diver for at least 6 months
• Have CPR and First Aid Training within the last 24 months
• Be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement (PDF) signed by a physician within the last 12 months
• Want a fun and exciting career!

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