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Dive Courses

Do you want to grow your confidence in the ocean? And learn to save your whānau and friends? How about increase your breath hold? And gather kaimoana for your whānau without having to rely on anybody else?

Or…

Are you secretly keen to start working towards becoming the coasts NEXT Spiky Gold Hunter? The Coasty_Kidds Diving Certification Course is an accredited SSI Internationally recognised qualification that prepares you to gather kai for you and your whānau.

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Coasty Kidds is Gisborne’s premium diving instructor company and provides in-depth training and insights for aspiring divers.

The Coasty Kidds Freediving Certification Course is an accredited SSI Internationally recognised qualification thats prepares you to gather kai for you and your whānau. We cover everything in our in-depth 2 day weekend course to ensure you gain full confidence in breathhold, technique and gathering kaimoana safely.

Coasty Kidds Free Diving

The first of its kind, our Gisborne based Freediving Course is for the absolute beginner right through to your seasoned diver. Not only will you learn the right tools to save your whānau, you’ll also increase your breath hold and become a better diver after just one weekend!

Alongside our Certification Course – we offer Active Training for those who have completed their diving training certificate – this will enable you to further develop your abilities as a diver and become dive fit ready for the summer season.

A coasty boy from Ruatoria and Te Araroa, Dion has a passion for the ocean and teaching those throughout the region how to ruku kaimoana safely, effectively and for generations to come.

What Do You Get?

– An Internationally recognised certification
– My SSI Training App to track your progress
– Increased confidence in the ocean
– Increase your breath hold by ATLEAST 1 minute!
– Ability to equalize properly
– Dive fit ready to gather kaimoana
– Recovery techniques to keep you diving for longer
– Safety skills to keep you and your whānau safe
– 2 x Days with SSI Instructor and Spiky Gold Hunter Dion Aupouri-Akuhata

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Spaces are limited so enquire today to secure a spot on our next course.

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