About The Course:
The apex of the SSI Freediving Program, Level 3, will take you to depths of 132 ft. (40 meters.) Freediving well below the residual volume of the lungs, this is the specialist deep diving course and will equip you with the proper knowledge to take you into the deep blue and beyond.
Freediving level 3 consists of classroom, pool and open water portions held over multiple days or weeks. Make sure to check the schedule and confirm you can make all the sessions before signing up!
To find out more about the online signup process click around the tabs above. Remember, if you get stumped or if you have questions that aren’t answered by the website you can always call (617) 277-2216 or shoot us an email at Brookline@ecdivers.com and we’ll do our best to help!
Note- All the paper work you’ll need, along with a what to do before class checklist is located in the corresponding tab
Due to the Intensive nature of this course, it is run by appointment only. If you are interested in joining this course feel free to contact us over the phone, via email or by coming into the shop.
Level 2 freediving consists of classroom at East Coast Divers, Pool at the Walter Brown Arena and open water dives which are usually held in Gloucester or Rockport.
As our freediving department is still growing, and many of our instructors are seasonally available the private sessions are best set up through emailing our training director Kim. We are more than happy to offer help wherever we can and always will do our utmost to help those interested in Private courses. For more information, or if you have any questions about the private course please email Kim at Kim@ecdivers.com.
It is best to complete Freediving Level 3 in personal gear. We do NOT rent mask fins and snorkels so please make arrangements to bring your personal gear. If you have any questions or concerns about equipment for the class please send us an email at Brookline@ecdivers.com
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Pool, Class & Dives Checklist:
- Professional Freediving Equipment.
- Rigging Ropes and Floats for Freediving Performances.
- Blood Shift and the Mammalian Dive Reflex.
- Lung Squeeze and Barotraumas.
- Mouth Fill Equalization.
- FRC Diving.
- Psychology of Deep Freediving.
- Fitness Training for Freediving.
- Proper stretching for freediving.
- Proper Freediving breathing.
- Post dive recovery.
- Black out and loss of motor control theory and safety.
- Static apnea performance and safety.
- Dynamic apnea performance and safety.
- Mammalian dive reflex.
- Student materials.
- 1:4 instructor to student ratios.