Scuba Careers

From NYC Corporate Life to Becoming a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

From NYC Corporate Life to Becoming a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

27 June, 2017 at 8:25 am Comments are Disabled

PADI® Master Scuba Diver Trainer™ and one of the winners of our Inspiring PADI Women contest, Kristen Favorito, left her comfortable New York City life at 29 years old to travel the world- a brave move that lots of people dream about, but hardly ever execute. When she got to […]

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My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Joydev Paik

My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Joydev Paik

21 June, 2017 at 10:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest article by Joydev Paik  In 2005, I was studying at the Bengali-medium school on Havelock Island, and Barefoot Scuba was organising an ecology-quiz for the local students. The winners were to be presented with the opportunity to go for a free Discover Scuba dive. I won. That is where my […]

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Time to Learn Some More – Becoming PADI Master Scuba Divers

Time to Learn Some More – Becoming PADI Master Scuba Divers

16 June, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

By guest blogger Lowri James Becoming PADI Master Scuba divers with Cyprus Diving Adventures was something Oli and I were keen to achieve; not only do fewer than two percent of divers achieve this rating, but it would also coincide perfectly with becoming PADI Divemasters and enable us to gain […]

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7 Reasons to Become a PADI Pro

7 Reasons to Become a PADI Pro

14 June, 2017 at 5:01 am Comments are Disabled

Sure, becoming a PADI Pro can bring paychecks in paradise, but it also opens the door to so much more. Here’s what else you can gain.   7. Find Out What You’re Truly Capable Of Becoming a scuba instructor isn’t easy—otherwise everyone would do it. It tests limits mentally and […]

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My PADI Story: Sine Sara

My PADI Story: Sine Sara

17 May, 2017 at 3:23 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Nashville Severance When Sine Sara first learnt to dive on her gap year, she never dreamed is would change her life like this. Three years later, Sine is a PADI Dive Instructor living out her dream in Thailand.  When did you start diving? I went on a gap […]

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My Favourite Experience Teaching Scuba Diving – Part 2

My Favourite Experience Teaching Scuba Diving – Part 2

9 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Guest blogger, Alexandra Dimitriou, concludes her favourite experience teaching scuba diving in this post. [I assured her that when we went to open water she would find it easier. She looked at me with disbelief. I just nodded and told her – “Just wait and see”…] Jaquie left the dive center. […]

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