The AIDA Education Ladder
Freedive Instruction is available through the BFA and BFA members. Our education system is the AIDA education system and is based on the following progression:
You do not have to start with the BFA Pool Induction, you may begin your training from AIDA Deep Tank Freediver, or AIDA ** level. However you must then complete each course above that level.
To find out more, please contact an AIDA instructor in your area.
Diagram of the official AIDA International Education Ladder
Manual Of Freediving:
Underwater On A Single Breath
Freediving is a potentially dangerous activity. This website exists only to provide general information about freediving and does not constitute any form of instruction. Individuals interested in freediving are strongly encouraged to undertake a course with a qualified instructor and to never freedive alone. The BFA accepts no liability for injury or death resulting from the use of information on this website.