About Us

THE DIVING SCHOOL

Diving Fraula offers the opportunity to get you closer to the wonderful underwater world, through courses combine theory lessons and practical tests.

The experience, qualification and precision of our instructors allow the student all the necessary training to become a good diver, attentive to personal safety and respectful for the marine environment.

The diving policy is centered on two fundamental guidelines, safety and fun!

We are using the system of ASI SUB, recognized by the C.O.N.I. and by C.M.A.S. and is authorized to issue patents valid all over the world.

At the end of the course each student takes an exam and receives – in addition to a certificate of participation of the diving – , the official certification attesting to the achievement of the patent.

All the courses that you will find in the list are held in our diving center. Many of these courses are already uploaded in our educational calendar.

Contact us for updated dates.

THE TEAM

FEDERICO DE MAGLIE

Instructor and Manager of Diving Fraula

Federico is the owner of Diving Fraula. Originally from Turin but Salento blood flows in his veins, too. From an early age he dived with his father near the bay of Porto Badisco and in 2010 he decided to change his passion to a real job.

Federico is a true connoisseur of the coast, he has explored every single rock of this splendid sea and fought for respect and environmental protection. In 2020 he founded the Porto Badisco Association with the aim of enhancing and protecting the Salento coast.

PAOLO ANGILERI

Instructor and Marine Biologist

Sicilian, Federico's ``right and left`` arm. He has a degree in Marine Biology and in the recent years he has lived away from home to gain experience in the tropical seas of Australia and the Maldives.

In the summer of 2018 he joined the Diving Fraula staff as a Diving Guide and he became an essential colleague and friend of Federico. Salento is his second home now and Diving Fraula has become his second family.

Paolo, this year obtained his Instructor's license and he is waiting for you to convey his passion for the sea and above all for diving.

GIONATA FERRARIO

Snorkeling and Scuba Diving Guide

Gionni was born in 1992 in S.Olcese (GE), and he studied and worked as a bartender, won many championships as a professional break dancer and in recent years he has competed in regional motocross championships.

Because of his passion for the sea, he decided to change his profession and be a guide for scuba diving. In a short time, he obtained the OWD and ADW patents. From this year he will be part of the staff as a Snorkeling Guide, Underwater Guide and Driver of our vehicles.