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Recreational Dive Training

evolution diving resort malapascuaAt Evolution we really believe in training. Taking the course which is right for you is the best way for you to improve your diving knowledge and experience. Under the gentle guidance of our highly trained team of instructors you will feel yourself progress after each lesson. Our training is designed to focus on maximum retention of information, at the same time as ensure everyone has a really fun time, in a relaxed and safe environment.

Our recreational courses are run in line with PADIs world renowned standards, and ensure you get the most out of all the time you spend studying or practising skills in the water.

Courses Available

If you want to begin or continue your dive education, enhance your in-water skills or master fun specialties then you’ve come to the right place.

We will take a non diver and have them safely scuba diving after one hour with our PADI Discover Scuba Diving or we can turn you from a fun diver to a PADI Pro with our hands-on Divemaster internship, or just pick from the myriad of other specialities on offer. Unfortunately at this point we are unable to offer Ice Diving!

Here are the PADI courses we offer. Please contact us for our latest prices and offers. We offer a sliding scale so if you choose to do more then one course, we’ll make it cheaper.

Discover Scuba Diving (4 hours)

padi discover scuba evolution diving malapascuaAlways wanted to try diving but weren’t ready to commit? We’ll get you from land lubber to aquanaut in just a couple of hours.

Scuba Diver (2 days)

padi scuba diver evolution divers malapascuaFor those tight on time this is a great way to begin your certification journey.

Open Water Diver (4 days)

padi open water diver evolution divers malapascuaThe must-have certification for anyone who wants to dive. After this course you are a fully certified diver for life! If you want to maximise your time in the water then why not use PADI’s e-learning – do all the theory online before you come and we’ll get straight into the wet stuff.

Adventure Diver (3 dives / 1 to 2 days)

padi adventure diver evolution diving malapascuaThe most fun you can have diving – now that you’re certified its time to build up your skills – pick three of the following to become an Adventure Diver: AWARE – Fish Identification Dive; Boat Dive; Deep Dive; Digital Underwater Photographer Dive; Diver Propulsion Vehicle Dive; Drift Dive; Dry Suit Dive; Enriched Air Dive; Multilevel and Computer Dive; Night Dive; Peak Performance Buoyancy; Search and Recovery Dive; Underwater Naturalist Dive; Underwater Navigation Dive; Wreck Dive.

Advanced Open Water Diver (5 dives / 2 days)

padi advanced open water evolution diving malapascuaDo 5 specialty dives including the compulsory Deep Dive and Navigation Dive and you’re certified. This course allows you extend your range from a maximum depth of 18m to 30m. A must have for Thresher Sharks aficionados (no kidding – Monad Shoal is 23m!)

Rescue Diver and Emergency First Response (4 days)

padi scuba diving course malapascua philippinesStarting to feel like a comfortable diver? Well enhance your ability and problem solving by taking this course which gives you life saving rescue skills and greater awareness for all your future diving. To compliment your new diving skills you’ll learn the latest CPR and accident treatment techniques which are the same whether its diving, in the home, work or anywhere.

Master Diver (10 Days)

padi master scuba diver evolution divers malapascuaThis is the highest you can go, without turning Pro. Master 5 different Specialities and you are part of this elite scuba unit. You can do one, some or all the Specialities with us here*. You decide!

Choose from Boat Diver; AWARE – Coral Reef Conservation: Deep Diver: Digital Underwater Photography, Diver Propulsion Vehicle; Drift Diver; Dry Suit Diver; Emergency Oxygen Provider; Enriched Air Diver (NITROX); Equipment Specialist Diver; AWARE – fish identification; Multilevel Diver; Night Diver; Peak Performance Buoyancy; Project AWARE Specialty Programme, Search and Recovery Diver; Semi-closed Rebreather; Underwater Naturalist; Wreck Diver.

* Remember, if you prefer you can space these specialties out over weeks, months or years and still attain Master Scuba Diver once you are certified with five.


padi divemaster internship evolution diving malapascuaEvolution offers a limited number of Divemaster Internships available to serious candidates looking to join the professional diving ranks. If you’re looking to learn from one of the most knowledgeable and professional teams in The Philippines then Evolution is the place for you.

Please contact us for our latest Internship packages.

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