Basic mermaid course




The SSI mermaid course is designed to give you the necessary skills to live out your underwater fantasy! Mermaiding is fun sport for everyone at any age.

In the SSI Basic Mermaid course you’ll learn the basic skills of mermaiding in 4 classes. There is one theory session and three water sessions. Each in water session is 1 hour. The course will be done in multiple days. During the classes you test the linden monofin and the mahina merfin. The mermaid tails are from magictail and the mertailor. On the first day we will meet in the Humarine shop to go through all the theory. You will learn about the mermaid equipment, the different types of monofins and tails. After the theory class, you can try on the monofins in the swimming pool. The next day there are two sessions planned in the ocean. The mermaid instructor will capture these amazing moments on video.

During this course you will learn:

  • About different types of tails and monofins
  • How to take proper care of your equipment
  • The correct swimming technique
  • Dive up to 5 meters in depth
  • Equalizing techniques and why we need them
  • Safety while swimming
  • Buddy system
  • The first steps into increasing your breath hold
  • The requirements for taking this course are:

  • The minimum age for the participants is 12 years.
  • Being able to swim 400 meters