Dumagat Freedive

Learn how to freedive in Dauin, Philippines with the country’s most experienced and longest serving professional freediving instructor. SSI, AIDA and RAID accredited.


Become truly confident, comfortable and safe freediver through SSI’s internationally recognized freediver certification program.  We teach the SSI training method which emphasizes proper knowledge, skills, equipment and experience as a foundation to become a confident, comfortable and safe freediver.  We believe in the old adage that practice makes perfect and use the SSI’s Comfort through Repetition approach.  It is a lot easier and more fun than you might think.   What are you waiting for?

Discover Freediving  Discover freediving in just one morning or an afternoon and spend more time enjoying your holiday!  No homework, no exam, just more fun!  Perfect for those with limited time and those who aren’t sure if getting a certification is for them.  Learn the basic concepts and safety rules of freediving.  Maximum depth of 10 meters (33 feet).  Please inquire for availability and pricing.


Freediving Level 1   Two to three days of fun and adventure where you learn about freediving equipment, breathing techniques, relaxation, physiology, safety, equalization, body position and technique.  You will learn and practice the skills necessary to freedive down to 20 meters (66 feet) on a single breath.  $240 USD.

FreedivingL2Freediving Level 2  Three to four days of improving your technique and further understanding freediving theories.  Learn advanced freediving physiology to further understand what happens to your body as you freedive and how to train your body for freediving.  All subjects covered in Level 1 are also reviewed.  Dive down to depths of 30 meters (98 feet) using advanced equalization method!  $350 USD.

FreedivingL3Freediving Level 3  This specialist deep freediving course will provide you with all the necessary knowledge and skills to depths of 40 meters (131 feet)!  4-5 days of learning and freediving past the residual volume of your lungs.  Learn how to become a more confident, comfortable and safe freediver.  $430 USD.

Freedive Session / Training  For certified and/or experienced freedivers.  Equipment not included.  $22 USD per session.

Full Freediving Equipment Rental  Wetsuit, mask, fins, snorkel and weights.  $12 USD per day.

Underwater Camera Rental  Basic point-and-shoot camera with underwater case.  $8 USD per day.

Breathhold Workshop  A half-day course where you learn how to breathe for freediving.  Learn about the techniques used by professionals to trainIMG_4942Rounded on their own.  Safety is also covered and practiced.  Be amazed to see how long you can hold your breath with proper training!  Please inquire for availability and pricing.

Frenzel Equalization Workshop  A 1 or 2-day course for those with equalization issues.  Gain in-depth knowledge of the Frenzel method.  Learn the exercises that will help you equalize with ease.  Learning Frenzel is not as difficult and complicated as you might think.  This course includes water session.  Please inquire for availability and pricing.

Mouth-fill Equalization Workshop  Learn the fundamentals and master the mouth-fill equalization techniques.  2 to 3 days of classroom and in-water sessions where you get to understand and practice the technique.  Students must know how to equalize using Frenzel.  Functional Residual Capacity (exhale) diving is also covered as an effective way to train for the technique.  Please inquire for availability and pricing.