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AIDA 2* Freediver Course

Start Date: May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Course Information

This course is designed for beginning freedivers who are already comfortable or have some experience in water and covers all of the knowledge and skills to safely freedive with a buddy with or without a guide line. In this course we expand on everything from the AIDA 1 STAR course and introduce all the skills and techniques that will allow you freedive safely to 20 meters. Completion of this course also means you can join our open water and pool training sessions to further develop your skills and meet local divers.

  • Four days (two consecutive weekends) or equivalent
  • Two classroom sessions
  • One pool session
  • Three open water sessions
  • No prerequisite course is required

Course Schedule

Day 1: May 17 (Thursday) - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Ocean Quest

Day 2: May 19 (Saturday) - 8:00 am with a break for exam followed by more pool @ 3:00 pm at UBC Aquatic Centre

Day 3: May 20 (Sunday) - 1st Ocean Dive

Day 4: May 26 (Saturday) - 2nd Ocean Dive

Day 5: May 27 (Sunday) - 3rd Ocean Dive


UBC Aquatics Centre
UBC Student Recreation Centre, 6000 Student Union Blvd
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1 Canada