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10 days RAID or SSI


During the 10 days of your Freediving Instructor course you will refine your already amazing freediving skills and knowledge to a professional level in the beautiful Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, Asia. As you develop your instructor skills and knowledge you will experience the evaluation process and build bonds with your classmates. Learning in a group environment inspires the greatest response to critique and development; the team spirit will initiate motivation and success as you challenge yourself and your classmates daily.

The Freedive HQ  Instructor Course is one of the freediving industry's leading professional freediving program, with high quality full color online support materials and your instructor kit. Your experienced Freediving Instructor Trainer Chris, (Taught by Thibault Guignés, 115m freediver and RAID/SSI Examiner),  will workshop in-depth knowledge of the freediving academics and in-water teaching process, legal aspects of freediving training and the business of freediving education and travel. Take your freediving and apnea career to a higher level of experience and take the professional challenge with Freedive HQ!


10 Full days - 8:00 am to 7:00 pm

What it includes

  • Gear hire
  • Liability Insurance
  • Freediving Level 1 and 2 Instructor course (advanced instructor)
  • Free use of our private beach, terrace over the sea and Stand Up Paddleboards
  • Online freediving manual and online log-book
  • Internationally recognized E-certification upon successful completion


  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Being able to swim


Add accommodation in one of our bungalows directly in the shop by the sea

  • Comfort bungalow : Private, AC, Individual hot shower : 1750 php/night
  • Basic bungalow : Private, ceiling fan, bathroom to share : 900 php/night

Fun dives & training

Get a great deal after your course if you want to stay training with us or go and discover the marine reserves around the nearby islands.

  • 1 training session: 30$US 
  • Marine reserve trip: 30$US
  • 10 training sessions: 275$US

You can start your course before you arrive at Freedive HQ. Start now and register today! Just select Freedive HQ as your dive centre once you finish registration

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