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PFI Intermediate Freediving Course
Event Date Thu, November 29, 2018 - Sun, December 2, 2018
Event Location Kailua-Kona, HI
Event Price $750

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Category: Training Class
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Lead Instructor: PFI Instructor

PFI Intermediate Manual
PFI T-Shirt
Certification Card
Class, Pool and Open Water instruction
Inviation to the PFI members only webiste and Yahoogroups
Mask, fins and snorkel – Preferably low volume mask and long blade fins.
Wetsuit with gloves and boots – 3mm freediving suit is required for pool and ocean sessions. Good freediving suit with attached hood is perfect.
Weights and weight belt – Having an assortment of smaller weights to adjust for proper buoyancy is a must.
Depth and/or timing device – A waterproof watch at the very least, better yet a freediving computer is perfect.
Kona (Hawaii, US)
Classroom and Pool Sessions

Jack’s Diving Locker, 75-5813 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740
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Open Water Sessions

For the open water training, we’ll be diving from shore at the City of Refuge which is located about a 30min from Kona. Directions will be given at the start of the course.

Day 1

8am-2pm Classroom (1 hour lunch break around noon)
3-6pm Pool
Day 2

8-10am Pool
11am-1pm Classroom
2pm-6pm Open Water
Day 3

8am-1pm Classroom
2-6pm Open Water
Day 4

9am-1pm Open Water
There are many hotel options in the Kona area. Web sites such as or can help you find one in your price range. Some of the closer hotels are the Kona Islander, Uncle Billy’s, and Royal Kona Resort.

If you are in Kona before the course or after the course and want to get out Freediving or whale watching/dolphin watching then contact Wild Hawaii Ocean Encounters. Wild Hawaii Ocean Encounters is owned and operated by past PFI Instructor and PFI co-founder Brett LeMaster.

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