Scuba Careers

OctoGirl: Using Scuba Diving to Conduct Octopus PhD Research

OctoGirl: Using Scuba Diving to Conduct Octopus PhD Research

16 July, 2018 at 8:19 am Comments are Disabled

What if it was your job to scuba dive with octopuses? Well, for Chelsea Bennice, aka OctoGirl, this is very much a reality. Growing up in Ohio on the edge of Lake Erie, Chelsea’s connection to the water started early, but it wasn’t until a marine biology class in high […]

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Celebrating PADI Women Around Indonesia

Celebrating PADI Women Around Indonesia

12 July, 2018 at 4:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Having recently relocated from New Zealand to Indonesia, PADI Regional Manager Jen Clent found herself pleasantly surprised by many things in her new home. One such thing is the number of amazing women working in the dive industry around the country. Both locals and expats can be found working as […]

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Becoming a PADI Master Instructor with Beth Sanders

Becoming a PADI Master Instructor with Beth Sanders

12 July, 2018 at 1:43 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Kayleigh Relf In anticipation of PADI’s Women’s Dive Day on 21 July 2018, it is with pleasure that we recently interviewed Beth Sanders, PADI Master Instructor and Sales and Marketing Specialist at Camel Dive Club in Sharm el Sheikh. Beth is a passionate dive who has been living […]

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From Over the Counter to Under the Sea: We Interview PADI Assistant Instructor and Pharmacist, Alex Evans

From Over the Counter to Under the Sea: We Interview PADI Assistant Instructor and Pharmacist, Alex Evans

24 June, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

When trying to decide on a career, whether you’re just out of school or fancy a change, there’s nothing to say you can’t be a PADI Professional alongside whatever you choose. We spoke to PADI Assistant Instructor and Pharmacist, Alex Evans to see how taking the step into PADI Pro […]

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Scuba Careers: Becoming an Underwater Archeologist

Scuba Careers: Becoming an Underwater Archeologist

29 May, 2018 at 4:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Love scuba diving, history and travel? A career as an underwater archaeologist might be the job for you – if you have the patience and buoyancy skills. Learn more about what it’s like to work as an underwater archeologist. Melissa Price is a PADI Pro currently working at the Florida […]

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Scuba Careers: Becoming A Marine Biologist

Scuba Careers: Becoming A Marine Biologist

20 April, 2018 at 12:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Becoming a marine biologist has crossed many divers’ minds at one time or another. And while the job description doesn’t necessarily mean scuba diving every day, there are a lot of perks to the position. For PADI AmbassaDiver Afelandra Gonzalez, she turned that dream job into a reality. “The sea […]

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