Welcome to Mexico’s 1st PADI Mermaid Center ~ we offer programs for mer fun or career!
Minimum age ~ 6 yrs. A 1-day certification course with a certified PADI Mermaid Instructor. Thru a class and in-water session, learn the basics about swimming safely with a mermaid tail. To enroll, participants must be able to swim 25m and float for 3 minutes unassisted. Sign up now!
Minimum age ~ 10 yrs. A 2-day certification course with a certified PADI Mermaid Instructor. Thru class and in-water sessions, learn everything you need to know for safe mermaid swimming ~ whether you want to be a mer for fun or career! To enroll, participants must be able to swim 50m and float for 5 minutes unassisted. Sign up now!
Minimum age ~ 12 yrs. A 3-day certification course with a certified PADI Mermaid Instructor. Thru class and in-water sessions in open water, learn what you need to know for safe mermaid diving. To enroll, participants must be mermaid-certified, able to swim 100m and float for 10 minutes unassisted. Sign up now!
Minimum age ~ 18 yrs. This 5-7 day training program will qualify you to teach all levels of PADI Mermaid certification classes. One of the most rewarding ways to fill your mermaid purse is helping others discover their own inner mer! To enroll, candidates must be Advanced Mermaid certified. Teach!
Minimum age ~ 6 yrs. In a safe environment with a certified PADI Mermaid Instructor, we offer mermaid fins and tails for all ages, shapes, and sizes. These 1-hour mermaid experiences can be conducted at our beach site or your private pool. Sign up now!
Minimum age ~ 18 yrs. A program for those with mermaiding experience to become o~fish~ally certified first, then immediately swim on to instructor training in order to be qualified to teach PADI Mermaid certification classes. Transform!
This session at a luxury beach location includes use of a monofin and mermaid tail as necessary. You can choose to have the SD card, or edited photos and video clips that are sure to capture the essence of your inner mermaid. Cozumel is the perfect place to make mermaid memories that last a lifetime. Click!
Whether you are a certified PADI Mermaid or not; a completely customized 30-day training plan to connect you to the true duality of your merNature. Just breathe...or not! to feel empowered yet relaxed, strong yet still flexible. Dive in to “Your Merfect Shape” game plan!
Experienced instructors with a passion for education, dedicated to aquatic safety
As a PADI Freediving Instructor and Mermaid Instructor Trainer, Jewels brings 32 years of aquatic teaching experience to Mermaid Cozumel.
She is a former member and record-holder for the US Freediving team, and is very passionate about sharing the secrets of freediving to create mermaid magic. It was freediving safety protocols that motivated Jewels to encourage formal mermaid education and universal safety standards for the mermaid community.
Acting on the PADI Mermaid Advisory Board to develop the PADI Mermaid programs, Jewels has trained the 1st generation of o`fish`ally certified Mermaid Instructors at Mexico's 1st PADI Mermaid Center in Cozumel, Mexico.
As a part of the PADI Mermaid Ambassador Team, she swims and freedives with purpose to ensure every human has the opportunity to transform and become a mer.
Mermaid Fitness and Relax