Scuba Careers

PADI Women in Diving: Dr. Erika Sullivan

PADI Women in Diving: Dr. Erika Sullivan

10 July, 2016 at 7:37 pm Comments are Disabled

As part of our Women in Diving series in conjunction with PADI Women’s Dive Day, we sat down with Dr. Erika Sullivan, a Canadian veterinarian now living and working in Australia. She discussed her passion for sharks and what inspired her to become a PADI Professional. Tell us about your work with sharks. […]

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9 Steps to Become a Scuba Role Model

9 Steps to Become a Scuba Role Model

29 June, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Becoming a PADI instructor isn’t just a means to a paycheck in paradise. With it comes responsibility — not just serving as an example of safe dive practices, but also maintaining an attitude that encourages others to apply themselves and take the next step in their own dive careers. So […]

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My Path to Becoming a PADI Divemaster

My Path to Becoming a PADI Divemaster

27 June, 2016 at 4:51 pm Comments are Disabled

I first got certified when I was fourteen years old. I had always been curious about diving, and when I mentioned it to my parents, they surprised me by signing up our entire family for lessons. Even before I got in the water, I was hooked. I devoured the manual, […]

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10 Things a PADI Pro Never Leaves Shore Without

10 Things a PADI Pro Never Leaves Shore Without

22 June, 2016 at 8:45 pm Comments are Disabled

Ever wondered how a PADI Pro always manages to have everything you ask them for? Here we list 10 key items that a Pro will never leave shore without. Learn from their experience and make sure you pack all that you need to ensure a great day of diving! Be […]

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Where Can Being a PADI® Pro Take You?

Where Can Being a PADI® Pro Take You?

15 June, 2016 at 10:04 pm Comments are Disabled

If you’ve been thinking about becoming a PADI Pro, you might be wondering where it can take you. Well the answer is literally anywhere in the world – that’s the beauty of being a PADI Pro. PADI is an internationally recognised training organisation. So once you’re a PADI Pro, you can […]

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Divemasters Discuss Their Diverse Motivations

Divemasters Discuss Their Diverse Motivations

7 June, 2016 at 1:24 pm Comments are Disabled

I was talking to Brian about becoming a PADI Professional. He’s been in the dive business for some time and we’ve worked together a great deal over the decades. He’s a great man to bounce ideas off. We were trying to find a succinct way to communicate the value of […]

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