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SKIN DIVER AND SNORKELING Learn To Snorkel And Skin Dive!

PADI Skin Diver Course with Aquatic Dreams Scuba Center


Learn to Snorkel and Skin Dive!

Skin diving is snorkeling while making breath-hold dives to observe aquatic life, up close and personal. The PADI Skin Diver course teaches you how to enjoy watching life below the surface and comfortably venture underwater for short visits, whether you dive in a local freshwater lake or the big blue ocean.

To enroll in a PADI Skin Diver or Snorkeling course , you must be at least 8 years old. You'll need adequate swimming skills and comfort in the water. No prior experience is required. 

Download the PADI Snorkel and Skin Diving Participant Paperwork

What Will You Learn?

  • How to choose, adjust and use skin diving equipment
  • Basic safety guidlines for being in and around the water
  • Snorkeling and skin diving techniques including checking buoyancy, surface swimming, clearing water from your snorkel and performing effortless surface dives
  • All class sessions take place in our indoor heated pool

What Gear Will You Use?

The PADI Skin Diver course teaches you how to use basic snorkeling equipment including a mask, snorkel, fins, exposure protection like a wetsuit and dive weights as needed.

Check with the Aquatic Dreams Scuba Center team about the gear you'll need for this course and get advice about skin diving from your PADI Professional.


Your Next Adventure!

Once you have completed a Snorkel or Skin Diving program, you'll want to check out our Open Water Diver certification course. 



$40 for Snorkeling

$100 for Skin Diving  (includes certification)


Enroll now to start earning your PADI Skin Diver certification by contacting Aquatic Dreams Scuba Center at (209) 577-3483.