Scuba Careers

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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Meet Karen Koens: Business Owner, Mother of Three and PADI Instructor

Meet Karen Koens: Business Owner, Mother of Three and PADI Instructor

3 April, 2018 at 9:31 pm Comments are Disabled

There are so many ways to describe Karen Koens; Business owner, mother of three (and teacher to three) as well as PADI Instructor are just a few of them. In 2004, Karen and her family purchased Subsurface Fiji – they weren’t yet certified divers and knew little about running a […]

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Dive Into a World of Opportunities

Dive Into a World of Opportunities

22 March, 2018 at 9:34 pm Comments are Disabled

Are you thinking about pursuing a career in the diving industry? Do you have a burning passion for diving but are not sure of how to turn it into a sustainable income? Are you a PADI Instructor and want to broaden your horizons beyond teaching courses? The greatest thing about […]

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Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

20 March, 2018 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Imke Meyer Growing up in the beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, surrounded by the Atlantic and Indian oceans, my passion for marine conservation was sparked at a young age. After completing my PADI Open Water Diver qualification at the age of 16 I knew that marine biology was […]

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Freediving: The Adventure That Changed My Life

Freediving: The Adventure That Changed My Life

18 February, 2018 at 8:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest Post by EJ Marina Kim Last year, I was just a an ordinary office worker in Korea. Every morning at 8am I would join the crowds on the subway for my two-hour commute, only to return home at 9pm and fall straight asleep. This had been my life for […]

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