Home :: Intermediate Freediver

2020-03-28 to 2020-03-31San Diego (California, US)
$750.00 USD
$395.00 USD
Refresher Cost
Prerequisite Courses


Lead Instructor: PFI Instructor


Price Includes

  • PFI Intermediate manual
  • PFI T-Shirt
  • Access to the private PFI YahooGroups list and Members Only web pages
  • PFI certification post course

Equipment Requirements

You can buy or rent freedive specific gear from James and Joseph shop in San Diego.  

  • Mask, fins and snorkel -Preferably low volume mask and long blade fins.
  • Wetsuit with gloves and boots - 5mm-7mm freediving suit is required for pool and ocean sessions. Good freediving suit with attached hood is perfect. If your hood is not attached please bring a separate one.
  • Weights and weight belt - Having a rubber weight belt with an assortment of smaller weights to adjust for proper buoyancy.
  • Digital Timing devise like a timed watch or a freedive computer

James and Joseph Spearfishing Shop sells and rents Freediving gear.  They are located at 125 N Highway 101, Solana Beach, CA 92075 or call them at 619.295.3705 (let them know PFI sent you). Use this link to reserve your rental gear: https://app.hellosign.com/s/24641244

Location Info (Addresses)

San Diego (California, US)



The following schedule is subject to change. The course starts at 8am sharp.

  • Day 1: Class from 8:00am-1:00pm, Pool 2:30pm-5:30pm 
  • Day 2: Pool 8-10am, Class 11:30am-1:00pm, Open Water session #1 2:00pm-6:00pm
  • Day 3: Classroom 8:00am-1:00pm, Open water session #2 2:00pm-6:00pm
  • Day 4: Open water session #3 9:00am-1:00pm

Local Area Travel Recommendations

Hilton San Diego Airport/ Harbor Island, 1960 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego Ca 92101, is where the classroom sessions are held.  Follow the directions below to secure your room at a discounted rate!

1.       Go to www.sandiegoairport.hilton.com

2.       In the top right corner – enter your dates of stay

a.       For example: 3/9-3/12/19

3.       Click on Add Special Rate Codes

4.       In the Corporate Account field enter: 2630732

a.       This will allow you to search for the Catering Discount Rate

b.      Note: Rates are based upon availability and will vary depending on your dates and the time of booking.


5.       Click check rooms & rate


6.       You will be directed to a list of rates and room types available. Continue with the booking process from here.