Scuba Careers

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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My PADI Interview: Chris Azab, PADI Course Director & Elite Instructor

My PADI Interview: Chris Azab, PADI Course Director & Elite Instructor

4 June, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Chris Azab, a highly experienced PADI Course Director and Tec Deep/Trimix Instructor, has been diving “a long time”. With an impressive 11,000+ dives in her logbook, she’s no stranger to the PADI Professional lifestyle, conducting Instructor Development Courses in the Netherlands and Egypt and teaching in her mother tongue of […]

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Diving into Your Divemaster: Frequently Asked Questions

Diving into Your Divemaster: Frequently Asked Questions

2 June, 2016 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

When I touched down on Gili Trawangan in 2013 with the intention to complete my PADI Divemaster, I had a pretty good feeling the next six weeks were going to rock my underwater world. I was right. As an already experienced diver, I knew exactly what I wanted out of […]

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