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Scuba For Change

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Puerto Galera, Mindoro 5203, Philippines
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Nice people and nice location

I had a truly wonderful experience with EACY dive school(Scuba For Change). I did the Open Water... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Sungrim P
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Julienne is the best scuba instructor in the world

People came from all over the world to scuba dive with Julienne while we were there. I had tried... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
Julie S
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Scuba For Change is a not-for-profit social enterprise dive centre based within the Sunset at Aninuan Beach resort. We offer Scuba Diving Trips and all PADI diving courses. Our Profits are put back into the local community in the form of job creation, local business grants and the Stairway Foundation who help to fight against the exploitation of children.
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“local charity” (4 reviews)
“the reefs” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Puerto Galera, Mindoro 5203, Philippines
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I had a truly wonderful experience with EACY dive school(Scuba For Change). I did the Open Water course and it gave me unforgettable first diving memories. The instructor Magnus helped me to get used to scuba diving step by step. He made me feel safe...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

People came from all over the world to scuba dive with Julienne while we were there. I had tried scuba diving before, but she made it fun, calm and was so encouraging. Beautiful dives and they are very accommodating. They take care of everything for...More

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

What a great experience! My friend and I stayed in Puerto Galera for a little less than a week, and I knew I had to get some diving into the trip. I did two boat dives one day and then a shore dive along with...More

Thank Genni L
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

I did an intro dive here at Scuba For Change. My friend (who is already certified) convinced me to try it and let me know how Scuba For Change really gives back to the local community. I was scared, but sold. We were staying nearby...More

Thank Kerrie S
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

I have just returned from a fantastic trip to Aninuan beach, Puerto Galera. Having gone on a family holiday hoping to get a few dives in, I spent a great week diving with Scuba for change. Their flexibility and interest meant that I was able...More

Thank james h
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Enjoyed and have a lot of fun for first time experienced in scuba diving. With a clean and safe diving water,beautiful coral reefs and fishes. Very thankful for our lovely,attentive,friendly dive masters for Scuba for Change for their effort in order for us to learned...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Julieanne ( instructor) and Gracian ( dive master) are a good professionals with good local knowledge. The equipment is in good shape and the boat is big and almost new. To dive with them was much fun, no stress and always felt very secure. The...More

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Thank Kat K
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

I had a hard time overcoming some fears in the beginning but the lovely people at Scuba For Change never rushed me and always took care of my needs. Could not have asked for a better or safer learning experience.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

The dive instructors, julienne and gracian are so humble, and encouraging. Best experience I've had.

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Thank jaredmichaeldean
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Just finished my OW and AOW with Scuba for Change. Julienne is such an awesome instructor! She's extremely cheerful and patient, and very importantly, she always makes me feel safe! Actually, I was only marginally able to swim and generally afraid of water in the...More

Thank ruixuel
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Response from Kevin G | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how many dives in your logbook. Very new to diving - they will go with you on the first dive with them. Very friendly & helpful divemasters.
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