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BARRACUDA DIVING INDIA began operations in 1993 to promote the sport of recreational diving in India. Affiliated to PADI of California, USA, the leading dive education organization in the world, we are first and only PADI 5 star resort with in the entire Indian sub-continent .Our membership, held since 1997, recognizes the high standard of diver education ,staff training, safety, equipment and service maintained and denotes a quality control assurance to divers worldwide.

QUALIFICATIONS- Owner Venkatesh Charloo and Karen Gregory are both highly qualified PADIIDC staff instructors and Emergency first response  instructors with extensive diving and teaching experience in Hong Kong , Philippines, Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Maldives , Andaman  and Lakshadweep islands .They are able to offer a wide range of certification courses and dive packages to suit individual needs. The barracuda team proudly receive three PADI ‘awards of Excellence’ for outstanding dedication to customer care, service , safety and diver training.

 LOCATION- we have moved! Welcome to sun village resort, located in the heart of baga yet beautifully set in the picturesque hills of Arpora village, close to the beaches of Anjuna , Calangute , Candolim, Vagator and the main attractions and highlights of Goa , you will find our new location really is the fun and happening place to be!

FACILITIES-available are first class and second to more in India. We are proud to offer resident and non-resident divers the following services:

  • Daily dive trips/Guided wreck dives
  • Customized itineraries-dive safaris organized upon request.
  • Small groups guaranteed. 2-4 divers/ student per instructor.
  • Comfortable and informal classroom facilities – relax on the lawns but watch out for the coconuts!
  •  Snorkels and accompanying guests welcome.
  • PADI certification course and professional packages.
  • Landscaped training centre and pool overlooking the salt lakes, rice field and coconut plantations of Arpora village
  • Comfortable and informal classroom facilities.
  •  Equipment sales and Servicing
  • Scuba programs for corporate groups
  • Celebrate your special occasion underwater pool parties and underwater celebrations catered for
  • Complete your diving day with a cool drink and a gourmet bite at the poolside bar or you wish to relax in the spa and fitness centre with a traditional ayurvedic massage and a dip in the Jacuzzi.

DIVE TODAY! Scuba fun for all the family – join our dive team for a complimentary ‘TRY SCUBA’ experience conducted weekly at the following resorts:

 Sun village resort, baga- Arpora: Monday 10am-12.30pm

Chalston Beach resort , calangute:Monday 3.30pm-5.00pm

For groups wishing to enrol in dive programs, pool training may be conducted in a resort convenient to your location by prior booking. We’ll come to you!

EQUIPMENT maintenance and servicing is a high priority with the Barracuda team to ensure diver comfort and safety at times. We offer top brand names including Sherwood , Scuba Pro, Oceanic sea quest . All regulators are fitted with Alternate Air source, Pressure Gauge, Depth Gauge and Compass. We request diver who wish to use DIN fitting to carry their own adaptor. All prices are fully inclusive of equipment with 3mm Shorty wetsuit.

Diving is the authorized dealer for scuba pro and Uwatec offering top brand scuba equipment, dive computers and accessories. Equipment servicing is conducted by an internationally certified scuba equipment technician.

SAFETY, customer care and fun ensured with dives conducted to suit the individual and dive groups limited to 2-4 persons per certified dive master/instructor. A comprehensive medical kit including portable oxygen, communication system and emergency plan is on board at all times. All staff members are certified to administer basic first aid and CPR and are extremely knowledgeable on local dive sites and marine life.

 PROJECT A.W.A.R.E-the barracuda team have 14 year of dedication to environmental conservation, aquatic awareness and diver safety and education. Find out more about participating in our current marine conservation projects and we extend a warm welcome for all to join us on our annual underwater and beach clean-ups. We work hard to ensure your experience with us will be truly rewarding.

Questions (1-5)

 Complete the below sentences. Use No more than three words from the passage.

1.Charloo and Gregory are both experts and highly qualified..............and Emergency ..................... Instructors.

2.By keeping in mind the individual needs, wide range of certification courses and ........................offered.

3............................ of excellence are given for good and better care and service.

4.Small groups will assign .................. after 2-4 divers/ students.

5........................maintenance and servicing is the first option for the safety and comfort.