Located in the beautiful coastal town of Castellammare Del Golfo, the Luna Blu Diving Center offers guided dives and multiple dive courses. Whether you are a beginner or advanced diver, you will be able to choose the dive courses for you. We will be glad to follow you in your individual needs, always in a friendly but attentive to safety environment.
All our courses are PADI. The unsurpassed quality of PADI materials, and the educational validity of PADI dive courses, have been independently acknowledged by international educational and vocational training authorities. You may be able to earn college credit for certain PADI courses, or receive vocational training recognition toward national certificates.
DIVING BAPTISM (DSD)
Discover Scuba Diving or sea’s baptism opens the door to an extraordinary world. Try your first breath underwater and let yourself be accompanied by our instructors.
This is the first step you can take to experience the marine world. It does not involve a certification, and it is recommended for people with little experience in the water. Minimum age 8 years.
If it’s been ages that you don’t dive, you can ask our instructors to dispel the doubts and to review the exercises of the Open Water course. Then you can serenely enjoy your diving holiday!
JUNIOR OPEN WATER DIVER
The Junior Open Water opens the doors to the world of diving even for the little kids. Starting from 10 years, in fact, this patent gives you the opportunity to explore the underwater world up to a maximum depth of 12 meters in complete safety. Reaching the diver’s fourteenth year of age, the Junior Open Water will automatically turn into an Open Water Diver license, with which it will be possible to dive up to 18 meters.
No previous experience is required even if a baptism of the sea is recommended.
The course has three phases:
Learning the basic principles of diving
Diving and exercises
OPEN WATER DIVER
This is the first course necessary to learn the theoretical and practical bases to explore the underwater world and master the equipment. You can apply starting from 10 years. Any previous experience is required even if a sea’s baptism is recommended. The course includes three phases:
Learning the basic principles of diving Diving and exercises Exams
Learning the basic principles of diving
Diving and exercises in confined waters
Diving and exercises in open water
The course will help you gain confidence in the water through different Adventure Dives. The course consists in five dives: deep diving and underwater navigation are the obligatory dives, through which the diver learns his limits, to use the compass and to orient himself underwater. The remaining three dives can be chosen by the diver, according to personal preferences. The instructor will help you choose according to your preferences. Photography, fish identification, exploration of wrecks, cave diving and others.
The objective is the acquisition of confidence with the rescue maneuvers and readiness in the emergency medical situations. Acquiring and knowing how to use Primary and Secondary care is necessary to move on to the next patent, the Rescue diver. On request, is also possible to perform the Children course Care.
The Rescue Diver course is called the most useful and fun among the PADI courses. Through this patent the diver acquires greater confidence with water and greater awareness of its capabilities, also she learns to take the needs of the partner and managing all the problems that can occur during a dive recreation. The Rescue Diver is able to anticipate, identify, solve emergency situations during all the phases that precede, include and follow the dive. To start the Rescue training is necessary to have the ‘ Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care . The Rescue scenarios, during which put into practice what you have learned during the theoretical lessons will teach you to:
Precede the safety of the rescuer
Recognize and manage stress of other Emergency management and equipment
Rescuing panicked divers
Help unconscious divers
The Dive Master Course is the first professional training course to become a dive guide. Working closely to the instructor you will acquire complete safety in the execution of all the exercises, you will learn to anticipate and manage all the problems related to the diving excursion but also to supervise all the activities related to the Diving Center. The course includes:
Supervision of underwater activities and assistance to students
Risk management and safety standards
Practical exercises into the water
Knowledge of the environment inside and outside the water
Organization of research groups and emergency plans
Assistance to a Discover Scuba Diving
This patent will allow you to dive to a maximum depth of -40 meters. You will learn to know your limits and understand how to manage a deep dive. During the training, which includes four dives,
You will learn about the specific equipment for deep dives
You will manage the methods how to plan dives, safety procedures with your partner, techniques for maintaining buoyancy
You will learn to manage your consumption of air and narcosis
ENRICHED AIR DIVER
The enriched air (Nitrox) contains more oxygen and less nitrogen. With this patent you will learn that the enriched mixture allows you to lengthen the background time and reduce the decompression time, especially whit repetitive dives. During the practical sessions and two dives you will learn to:
Know the oxygen toxicity
Analyze the enriched air contained by your cylinders
Set up your dive computer for Nitrox diving