PADI Freediver Course

PADI Freediver - Learn freediving in Krabi - Freedive in Ao Nang with Sea Gypsy Divers

We are excited to offer a unique opportunity for the 2019-2020 season – become a certified PADI Freediver in Krabi!  You can learn the fundamentals of freediving from one of the founders of Shark Guardian, Brendon Sing.  Brendon is not only a PADI Course Director and one of the leading advocates for shark conservation worldwide – he is also a PADI Freediver Instructor!  We are lucky to have him right here in Ao Nang, teaching the PADI Freediver Course in partnership with Sea Gypsy Divers.

Brendon Sing - PADI Freediver Instructor - Freediving in Krabi - Learn to Freedive in Ao Nang with Sea Gypsy Divers

Brendon Sing – PADI Freediver Instructor and founder of Shark Guardian


Dates for the PADI Freediver Course with Brendon

  • 20 – 21 January, 2020 – spaces still available
  • 03 – 04 February, 2020 – spaces still available
  • 10 – 11 February, 2020 – spaces still available
  • 24 – 25 February, 2020 – spaces still available
  • 02 – 03 March, 2020 – spaces still available
  • 23 – 24 March, 2020 – spaces still available

More dates will be added soon for 2020!

Book Now - Sea Gypsy Divers, Ao Nang area, Krabi Thailand


Course Description

Freediving offers the unique opportunity to experience the underwater world with complete freedom.  It is a rewarding personal challenge that will show you how quickly it is possible to extend your breath-holding limits.  As well, you can have more intimate contact with nature in the absence of noises and bubbles.

  • Freediving - PADI Freediver Course - Ao Nang, KrabiCourse: PADI Freediver Level 1 (for beginners)
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Max Depth: 10-16 meters
  • Minimum Age: 15 years old (12 years old in the pool only)
  • Price: 9,500 THB

Includes: All equipment, PADI Freediver eLearning, insurance, hotel pickup from Ao Nang, lunch, fruit, and refreshments

By the end of the PADI Freediver Course, you will achieve:

  • Static Apnea: at least 90 seconds
  • Dynamic Apnea (Horiontal): at least 25 meters
  • Constant Weight Dive: at least 10 meters deep



Day 1:
9:00am – 2:00pm
Freediving theory review
Pool session for dynamic swimming and Apnea training

Day 2:
9:00am – 2:00pm
Two open water freediving sessions at the Ao Nang Local Islands