Diving is one of the fastest growing adventurous sports worldwide and there are numerous reasons for this. The relaxed feeling and the feeling of weightlessness (a feeling that only astronauts experience) makes diving a unique sport. You always dive with a minimum of 2 persons, which makes this a social sport too. Did you know that 70% of the earth’s surface consists of water and in the water live more plants and animals than above? There is enough to discover in the world beneath the surface!
BRESS-members can learn how to dive at Ortega Diving guided by Chris. As a Master Scuba Diver Trainer, he and his instructors can teach every student how to dive. The pool of Amrâth Hotel Breda (opposite of BRESS Sports center) is their base camp which is why they can easily give diving lessons and courses throughout the whole year. Have you always had the desire to obtain your diving license or will you soon go on an internship abroad and would you like to dive there? Get your PADI now and enjoy a whole new world!
Ortega Diving offers the possibility to obtain only a PADI Open Water Diver (diving until 18 metres) or also a PADI Open Water Diver and PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (diving until 30 metres) with a discount*.
The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of:
- 5 theory lessons
- 5 swimming pool lessons
- 4 outdoor water dives
Costs: € 279,- (normally € 426,-)
During the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course you will dive deeper into what you have already learned. You will do 5 dives which are specialized in a certain area. The navigation dive and the deep dive are 2 mandatory specializations. The other three dives are chosen after discussing with the instructor. These might be: night, PPB, search and recover, fish recognition.
Costs: € 526,- (normally € 750,-)
Please note: the above prices are including material rent (worth € 75,-)
You can sign up for the diving course via our webshop.
Please first read the Medical Statement. If you suffer from a medical condition you first need to consult with a doctor before attending the diving course.
* Discount only applicable by showing your BRESS membership card including photo and expiration date.