Physical condition:

All the requirements are the same for all scuba diving activities.

Minimum requirement – age minimum 10 years old. Children between 10-16 years old are allowed to dive at maximum 12 meters deep.

Persons who suffer of one from the following conditions list CAN NOT DIVE without medical certificate:

  • ear infection, history of ear disease, hearing loss or problems with balance

  • sinus surgery

  • cold, congestion, sinusitis or bronchitis

  • respiratory problems, severe attacks of hayfever or allergies, or lung disease

  • history of chest surgery

  • active asthma or history of emphysema or tuberculosis

  • the person is taking medication that carries a warning about any impairment of her / his physical or mental abilities

  • behavioral health, mental or psychological problems or a nervous system disorder

  • pregnancy

  • history of colostomy

  • history of heart disease or heart attack, heart surgery or blood vessel surgery

  • history of high blood pressure, angina, or take medication to control blood pressure

  • people over 45 that have a family history of heart attack or stroke

  • history of bleeding or other blood disorders

  • history of diabetes

  • a history of seizures, blackouts or fainting, convulsions or epilepsy or take medications to prevent them

  • history of back, arm or leg problems following an injury, fracture or surgery

  • fear of closed or open spaces or panic attacks (claustrophobia or agoraphobia)

Clients will receive a questionnaire and they have to fill it before starting the diving lessons in order to assure us they can dive.