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PADI MERMAID CERTIFICATION COURSES

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Dive into the world of mermaid and freediving with the new PADI Mermaid certification courses! Whether you want to become a certified mermaid for fun, for your career, for a dive shop or so that you can move on to become an instructor yourself - we have a course for you! These magical sessions are led by Brandee Anthony, the Vero Beach Mermaid! Brandee has 5 years of experience as a professional mermaid and performer. Gain insights on swimming, skills, performance, safety and much more while connecting with one of the industry leaders! 

Courses are available on select dates below or you can book a private group of 3 or more on your chosen date! Please keep in mind these courses are required to be taken in order. Mermaid & Advanced Mermaid can be bundled in one weekend or taken at two separate times! Once you sign up, you will receive an email with event info, payment link and forms for you to fill out. Be sure to check prerequisites and requirements for the courses you are interested in below before signing up! You must supply all your own equipment: mask, snorkel, wetsuit if needed, mermaid tail and monofin. 

PADI MERMAID SPRINGS WEEKEND - 

July 17th - Mermaid Certification Course (Alexander Springs, Florida // 8:00 am to 2:00 PM) dinner after

July 17th & 18th - Advanced Mermaid Certification Course (Alexander Springs, Florida // 8:00 am to 12:00 PM)

If you want to take advanced mermaid but have not taken mermaid yet, you can bundle them together into one weekend! If staying for the weekend we recommend booking a campsite at Alexander Springs Rec area in advance! Two night minimum. We will be camping Friday July 16th through Sunday July 18th with a community dinner on Saturday July 17th after training! Please note this is not a retreat, see retreats here!

Kids Discover and Basic Mermaid classes are available via private bookings and are held at a pool in Vero Beach, Florida! Contact us to book your session today! Available anytime!

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DISCOVER MERMAID

The PADI Discover Mermaid experience is for participants who just want to try the feeling of transforming into a mermaid. There are no prerequisites. This experience consists of mermaid briefing and water session. Classes are held as private sessions in Vero Beach!

$250- 1 hour

select tails available for use

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MERMAID

You must be able to swim at least 50m and float comfortably on the surface for 5 minutes. Consists of knowledge development sessions and 2 confined water sessions.

$400 - 5 hours

Advance bundle $750 & two days

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MERMAID INSTRUCTOR SHADOW SESSION

For those working towards their Basic Mermaid instructor, we offer the ability to shadow our certification courses so that you can complete your credentials. 

$150

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BASIC MERMAID

This is an introductory course and consists of a knowledge development session and confined water session. You must be able to swim at least 25m and float comfortably at the surface for at least 3 minutes. Classes are held as private sessions in Vero Beach!

$300 - 2 hours

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ADVANCED MERMAID

You must be able to swim at least 100m and float comfortably on the surface for at least 10 minutes. Consists of knowledge development sessions and 2 confined water sessions and 2 open water sessions.

$500 - 10+ hours (2 days)

Prereq: Mermaid

Advance bundle w/ Mermaid $750

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MERMAID PHOTO AND VIDEO

Add a photo and/or video package onto any course or book it independently! Available for underwater and dry land sessions.  

Starts at $400

$250 if doing a class

BOOK A PRIVATE GROUP

Want to book a group date? Contact us below!

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